Country: Guam

Number of People Groups

15

People Groups Unreached

1 (6.7%)

Progress Level

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Total
Population

164,000

Population in Unreached

2,700 (1.6%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

92.6%

% Evangelical

15.89%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

0.6%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed *
 Americans, U.S. 15,000 192,802,000 English Christianity 87.00 % 28.90 % -
 Chamorro 67,000 109,000 Chamorro Christianity 99.00 % 16.00 % -
Deaf 800 47,601,000 Language unknown Christianity 96.69 % -
 Filipino, Tagalog 48,000 38,131,000 Tagalog Christianity 98.00 % 12.30 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 1,300 79,700,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 9.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 1,600 882,277,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 9.00 % 5.70 % -
Ilocano 3,600 9,999,000 Ilocano Christianity 99.00 % 6.00 % -
 Japanese 2,700 122,906,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Korean 4,000 80,920,000 Korean Christianity 31.00 % 16.80 % -
 Palauan 2,900 20,000 Palauan Christianity 96.00 % 23.90 % -
 Pingilapese 600 3,200 Pingelapese Christianity 100.00 % 15.00 % -
 Ponapean 2,500 26,000 Pohnpeian Christianity 96.00 % -
 Trukese 14,000 60,000 Chuukese Christianity 95.00 % 25.00 % -
Ulithian 400 3,700 Ulithian Christianity 97.00 % 4.00 % -
Woleaian 200 2,100 Woleaian Christianity 98.00 % 2.00 % -
  Totals:  15 164,000         1 92.58 % 15.89 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 5,000                
  UN Country Population (2020) 169,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Agana Heights 3,800
Agat 5,000
Asan 2,100
Barrigada 9,000
Chalan-Pago-Ordot 6,900
Dededo 46,000
Hagåtña 1,100
Inarajan 2,300
Mangilao 15,000
Merizo 1,900
Mongmong-Toto-Maite 6,900
Piti 1,500
Santa Rita 6,200
Sinajana 2,600
Talofofo 3,100
Tamuning 20,000
Umatac 800
Yigo 21,000
Yona 6,600
Provinces:  19 162,000
UN Country Population 169,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 287,717,000 175,437.2 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 765,974,000 467,057.3 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 205,728,000 125,443.9 % 93.5 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 114,522,000 69,830.5 % 81.9 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
164,000



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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Chamorro cha 1 0 New Testament
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Yue yue 1 0 Complete Bible
Chuukese chk 1 0 Complete Bible
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
Ilocano ilo 1 0 Complete Bible
Japanese jpn 1 1 Complete Bible
Korean kor 1 0 Complete Bible
Palauan pau 1 0 New Testament
Pingelapese pif 1 0 Translation Started
Pohnpeian pon 1 0 Complete Bible
Tagalog tgl 1 0 Complete Bible
Ulithian uli 1 0 New Testament
Unknown xxx 1 0 Unspecified
Woleaian woe 1 0 Translation Started
Totals: 15 15 1   7 8 11 10 6

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
1.9 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 15.9 %)
92.6 %
Ethnic Religions
1.4 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
3.0 %
Other / Small Religions
1.2 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.1 %
Independent
3.6 %
Orthodox
0.2 %
Other Christian
3.2 %
Protestant
11.9 %
Roman Catholic
69.9 %
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.

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Guam Statistics
People Groups 15
Unreached People Groups 1  (6.7%)
Population 164,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 1.2%
Population in Unreached 2,700  (1.6%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 92.6%
Percent Evangelical 15.9%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 0.6%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 1
Country Progress Level 5
Urbanization 95%
Continent Oceania
Region Australia and Pacific
10/40 Window No
Country Code GQ
Official Language(s) EnglishChamorro
Literacy Rate 96%
Estimated Illiterate Population 6,600
Persecution Ranking Not ranked

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