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Northern Mariana Islands
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Northern Mariana Islands – People Groups
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People Groups
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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Americans, U.S.6,10028.90 %77.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Americans, U.S.
 T
Carolinian2,200Y11.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityCarolinian   
Chamorro20,000Y14.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityChamorroP
Chamorro
 T
DeafY12.70 %85.00 %5 ChristianityLanguage unknownP
Deaf
  
Filipino, Tagalog11,00013.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityTagalogP
Filipino, Tagalog
  
Han Chinese, Mandarin11,0005.70 %9.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Japanese9000.50 %1.50 %Y1 BuddhismJapaneseP
Japanese
 T
Korean2,00016.80 %31.00 %5 ChristianityKoreanP
Korean
 T
Palauan1,3006.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityPalauan   
TanapagY6.00 %96.00 %4 ChristianityTanapag   
Woleaian2002.00 %96.00 %3 ChristianityWoleaian   
Total People Groups:   11 55,000 4     1     7 0 5
Unclassified / Other Individuals 1,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 56,000  
Other reported groups:  1  
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Northern Mariana Islands – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 1 9.1 % 900 1.6 %
  2 - Minimally reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 1 9.1 % 200 0.4 %
  4 - Partially reached 3 27.3 % 12,000 22.5 %
  5 - Significantly reached 6 54.5 % 41,000 75.5 %
Totals 11   55,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Northern Mariana Islands – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Americans, U.S.
6,100


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Chamorro
20,000


Deaf
Unknown


Filipino, Tagalog
11,000


Han Chinese, Mandarin
11,000


Japanese
900


Korean
2,000

Northern Mariana Islands People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Northern Mariana Islands – Languages
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Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Caroliniancal10None
Chamorrocha10NT
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Englisheng10Complete
Japanesejpn11Complete
Koreankor10Complete
Language unknownxxx10None
Palauanpau10NT
Tagalogtgl10Complete
Tanapagtpv10None
Woleaianwoe10None
Totals: 11 11 1   7 6 7 6 5
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Northern Mariana Islands – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 13.3 %
(subset of Christianity)
 
Christianity Segments [2] [3]
(Evangelicals distributed across
Christianity Segments)
 
% Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends [4]

NOTES:
  1. Major Religions: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Major Religion percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Religion for all Peoples within the country.
  2. Christianity Segments: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Christianity Segments percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Christianity Segment for all peoples within the country.
  3. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  4. % Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends:  Source Operation World Editions 1986, 1993, 2001, 2010.
    Zero percent data values may mean unknown or unavailable.
Northern Mariana Islands – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Northern Mariana Islands. Ministries in the Northern Mariana Islands section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the South Pacific section only possibly minister in this country. The purpose of this information is to assist potential new missionaries connect with sending agencies and for general ministry networking. Click on the links below to visit ministry websites for further information. Visit the Power-Of-Connecting "Find a Network Tool" to find further networking information.
  • The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Omissions are not intentional, but occur simply from lack of data. Please contact us to suggest other ministries to include here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
Ministries in Northern Mariana Islands   Ministries in South Pacific
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Country Level Ministries Size
Far East Broadcasting CompanyMedium
General Baptists InternationalSmall
World Baptist Fellowship Mission AgencyMedium
Ministries Listed:  3
 
Regional Level Ministries Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism)Large
Anglican Frontier MissionsSmall
Assemblies of God World MissionsLarge
Awana Clubs, InternationalMedium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, InternationalMedium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI)Medium
Baptist Mid-MissionsMedium
BCM InternationalMedium
Bible LeagueMedium
Campus Crusade for Christ, InternationalLarge
Child Evangelism FellowshipMedium
Church of God of ProphecyMedium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission DepartmentMedium
EFCA International MissionMedium
Every Home for ChristMedium
Final Frontiers FoundationLarge
Galcom InternationalSmall
GO InternationalSmall
InterCommSmall
Seventh-day Adventists General ConferenceMedium
Silent Word MinistriesSmall
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission BoardLarge
United Methodist ChurchMedium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign MissionsMedium
Worldwide Tentmakers, IncorporatedSmall
Youth with a MissionLarge
Ministries Listed:  26
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Northern Mariana Islands – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 55,000
Percent Urbanization 89 %
Total People Groups 11
Unreached People Groups 1
Region South Pacific
10/40 Window No
Official National Language English
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 74.9%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 13.3%  [2]
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index Not reported (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
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Ethnologue Language Listing
World Factbook

Notes
[1]  Calculated by summing the major religion data for the people groups in the country.
[2]  Calculated by summing the Evangelical data for the people groups in the country.
 
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