Country: Palau

Number of People Groups

6

People Groups Unreached

0 (0.0%)

Total Population

21,000

Population in Unreached

0 (0.0%)

% Professing Christian

95.5%

% Evangelical

21.95 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

100 %

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Americans, U.S. 200 188,896,000 English Christianity 78.00 % 29.00 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 3,600 35,943,000 Tagalog Christianity 96.00 % 12.30 %
Palauan 13,000 22,000 Palauan Christianity 95.60 % 24.00 %
Palauan, English-Speaking 3,400 3,400 English Christianity 95.00 % 24.00 %
 Sonsorol 1,000 1,700 Sonsorolese Christianity 98.00 % 20.00 %
Tobian Unknown Unknown Tobian Christianity 90.00 % 20.00 %
  Totals:  6 21,000       0   95.51 % 21.95 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 1,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 22,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 21.9 %)
95.5 %
Ethnic Religions
0.8 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.3 %
Non-Religious
1.8 %
Other / Small Religions
1.5 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
7.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
19.3 %
Protestant
23.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.7 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Palau. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Palau
  • Christian ministry in Palau
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Ministry Listing
Below is a partial list of ministries that may work in Palau or South Pacific. The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. This data is from circa 2006-2008 and is not being maintained by Joshua Project. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.

Palau Statistics
People Groups 6
Unreached People Groups 0
Population 21,000
Population in Unreached 0  (0.0%)
Urbanization 86%
Continent Oceania
Region South Pacific
10/40 Window No
Country Code PS
Official National Language English
Secondary National Language Palauan
Literacy Rate 100%
Estimated Illiterate Population 0
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 95.5%
Percent Evangelical 21.9%
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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