Country: Virgin Islands (U.S.)

Number of People Groups

8

People Groups Unreached

1 (12.5%)

Total Population

105,000

Unreached Population

500 (0.5%)

% Professing Christian

93.8%

% Evangelical

24.38 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

93 %

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. 16,000 188,897,000 English Christianity 83.00 % 29.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Christianity 95.00 % 23.80 %
East Indian 700 115,000 Hindi Hinduism 15.00 % 1.00 %
 French 800 49,468,000 French Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
 Jew, English Speaking 500 6,095,000 English Ethnic Religions 0.85 % 0.40 %
Puerto Ricans 13,000 6,550,000 Spanish Christianity 97.00 % 25.00 %
Virgin Islanders 51,000 78,000 Virgin Islands Creole English Christianity 97.00 % 24.00 %
Virgin Islanders, English-Speaking 23,000 23,000 English Christianity 97.50 % 23.80 %
  Totals:  8 105,000       1   93.77 % 24.38 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 1,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 106,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 24.4 %)
93.8 %
Ethnic Religions
1.0 %
Hinduism
0.5 %
Islam
0.1 %
Non-Religious
3.9 %
Other / Small Religions
0.7 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
7.7 %
Independent
13.9 %
Orthodox
0.3 %
Other Christian
11.3 %
Protestant
35.1 %
Roman Catholic
31.7 %
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 Virgin Islands (U.S.). 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 Virgin Islands (U.S.)
  • Christian ministry in Virgin Islands (U.S.)
  • 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 Virgin Islands (U.S.) 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.

Virgin Islands (U.S.) Statistics
People Groups 8
Unreached People Groups 1  (12.5%)
Population 105,000
Population in Unreached 500  (0.5%)
Urbanization 95%
Continent North America
Region North America and Caribbean
10/40 Window No
Country Code VQ
Official National Language English
Secondary National Language Spanish
Literacy Rate 93%
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 93.8%
Percent Evangelical 24.4%
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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