Country: Trinidad and Tobago

Number of People Groups

15

People Groups Unreached

1 (6.7%)

Official
Language

Total
Population

1,358,000

Population in Unreached

700 (0.0%)

Literacy Rate

99 %

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

66.1%

% Evangelical

18.35%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
 Americans, U.S. 2,800 190,291,000 English Christianity 77.00 % 28.90 %
 Arab, Syrian 2,900 15,831,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Christianity 60.00 % 0.50 %
 British 12,000 51,834,000 English Christianity 58.00 % 8.80 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Trinidad and Tobago Sign Language Christianity 65.00 % 0.01 %
 French 4,300 49,762,000 French Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 %
 German 2,700 64,238,000 German, Standard Christianity 68.00 % 2.10 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 21,000 77,696,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 %
 Jew, English Speaking 700 5,926,000 English Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Portuguese 2,700 17,301,000 Portuguese Christianity 92.00 % 3.00 %
Saint Lucian 4,000 373,000 Saint Lucian Creole French Christianity 97.00 % 14.50 %
 Sarnami Hindi, East Indian 512,000 1,122,000 English Hinduism 38.00 % 5.00 %
 Spaniard 4,200 28,653,000 Spanish Christianity 76.00 % 1.00 %
Tobagonian Creole English 41,000 41,000 Tobagonian Creole English Christianity 80.00 % 26.00 %
 Trinidadian, Afro-Caribbean 739,000 890,000 English Christianity 86.00 % 28.00 %
 Trinidanian, Creole-English 10,000 10,000 Trinidadian Creole English Christianity 74.00 % 20.00 %
  Totals:  15 1,358,000       1   66.12 % 18.35 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 11,000              
  UN Country Population (2017) 1,369,000              
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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Arabic, North Levantine Spoken apc 1 0 Portions
Chinese, Yue yue 1 0 Complete
English eng 5 1 Complete
French fra 1 0 Complete
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete
Portuguese por 1 0 Complete
Saint Lucian Creole French acf 1 0 NT
Spanish spa 1 0 Complete
Tobagonian Creole English tgh 1 0
Trinidad and Tobago Sign Language lst 1 0
Trinidadian Creole English trf 1 0
Totals: 11 15 1   7 7 6 9 5

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.2 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 18.3 %)
66.1 %
Ethnic Religions
1.6 %
Hinduism
21.9 %
Islam
5.1 %
Non-Religious
3.6 %
Other / Small Religions
1.6 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
7.6 %
Independent
14.5 %
Orthodox
0.9 %
Other Christian
0.6 %
Protestant
34.8 %
Roman Catholic
41.6 %
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 Trinidad and Tobago. 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 Trinidad and Tobago
  • Christian ministry in Trinidad and Tobago
  • 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 Trinidad and Tobago or North America and Caribbean. 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.

Trinidad and Tobago Statistics
People Groups 15
Unreached People Groups 1  (6.7%)
Population 1,358,000
Population in Unreached 700  (0.0%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 1 to 2
Urbanization 9%
Continent North America
Region North America and Caribbean
10/40 Window No
Country Code TD
Official National Language English
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 14,000
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 66.1%
Percent Evangelical 18.3%
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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