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Fiji
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Fiji – 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.4,40028.90 %80.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Americans, U.S.
 T
Anglo-Australian7,60014.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Anglo-Australian
  
Bhojpuri Bihari27,0001.00 %15.00 %2 HinduismBhojpuriP
Bhojpuri Bihari
M
Bhojpuri Bihari of Fiji
T
British5008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
DeafY25.20 %65.00 %5 ChristianityLanguage unknownP
Deaf
  
Euronesian17,00012.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Euronesian
  
Fijian275,000Y38.00 %98.50 %5 ChristianityFijianP
Fijian
 T
Fijian Hindi196,000Y27.00 %28.00 %5 HinduismHindi, FijiP
Fijian Hindi
 T
Fijian, Western58,000Y28.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityFijian, Western   
Gonedauan800Y21.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityGone Dau   
Gujarati25,0001.50 %10.00 %2 HinduismGujaratiP
Gujarati
M
Gujarati of Fiji
T
Han Chinese, Mandarin5,9005.70 %10.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Kadavu12,000Y20.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityFijian   
Kiribertese, Gilbertese6,6007.00 %99.00 %4 ChristianityKiribati  T
Lauan22,000Y28.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityLauan   
Lomaiviti Islander1,800Y19.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityLomaiviti   
Nadroga28,000Y12.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityFijian, Western   
Namosi1,800Y19.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityNamosi-Naitasiri-Serua   
Punjabi9,1000.50 %6.00 %2 HinduismPunjabi, EasternP
Punjabi
 T
Rotuman11,000Y17.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityRotuman   
Samoan1,30018.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianitySamoanP
Samoan
  
Solomoni Creole7,20012.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityPijin   
South Asian, Bengali-Speakin23,0001.00 %10.00 %2 IslamBengaliP
South Asian, Bengali-Speaking
 T
Tamil (Hindu traditions)78,00010.00 %22.00 %4 HinduismTamilP
Tamil (Hindu traditions)
  
Telugu34,0004.00 %25.00 %4 HinduismTeluguP
Telugu
  
Tongan1,40015.50 %96.00 %5 ChristianityTongan   
Tuvaluan50017.80 %98.00 %5 ChristianityTuvaluan   
Urdu4,5000.70 %3.00 %Y1 IslamUrduP
Urdu
M
Urdu of Fiji
T
Vanua Levu, Central3,800Y20.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityFijian   
Vanua Levu, Northeast2,800Y20.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityFijian   
Vanua Levu, Southeast2,800Y18.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityFijian   
Viti Levu, Northeast23,000Y23.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityFijian   
Wallisian90019.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityWallisian   
Total People Groups:   33 893,000 15     1     16 3 10
Unclassified / Other Individuals 10,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 903,000  
Other reported groups:  2  
Data Notes
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Fiji – 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 3.0 % 4,500 0.5 %
  2 - Minimally reached 4 12.1 % 84,000 9.4 %
  3 - Superficially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 5 15.2 % 125,000 14.0 %
  5 - Significantly reached 23 69.7 % 679,000 76.1 %
Totals 33   893,000  


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.
Fiji – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Americans, U.S.
4,400


Anglo-Australian
7,600


Bhojpuri Bihari
27,000


British
500


Deaf
Unknown


Euronesian
17,000


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Fijian
275,000


Fijian Hindi
196,000


Gujarati
25,000


Han Chinese, Mandarin
5,900


Punjabi
9,100


Samoan
1,300


South Asian, Bengali-Speaking
23,000


Tamil (Hindu traditions)
78,000


Telugu
34,000


Urdu
4,500

Fiji People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Fiji – Languages
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Language
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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
Bengaliben10Complete
Bhojpuribho10NT
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Englisheng40Complete
Fijianfij60Complete
Fijian, Westernwyy20Portions
Gone Daugoo10None
Gujaratiguj10Complete
Hindi, Fijihif10NT
Kiribatigil10Complete
Language unknownxxx10None
Lauanllx10None
Lomaivitilmv10None
Namosi-Naitasiri-Seruabwb10None
Pijinpis10Complete
Punjabi, Easternpan10Complete
Rotumanrtm10Complete
Samoansmo10Complete
Tamiltam10Complete
Telugutel10Complete
Tonganton10Complete
Tuvaluantvl10Complete
Urduurd11Complete
Wallisianwls10Portions
Totals: 24 33 1   19 14 15 18 7
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Fiji – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 23.8 %
(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.
Fiji – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Fiji. Ministries in the Fiji 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 Fiji   Ministries in South Pacific
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Country Level Ministries Size
Biblical Ministries WorldwideMedium
Church of God, Cleveland, TennesseeMedium
Fellowship International MissionMedium
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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Fiji – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 893,000
Percent Urbanization 53 %
Total People Groups 33
Unreached People Groups 1
Region South Pacific
10/40 Window No
Official National Language English
Secondary National LanguageFijian
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 63.5%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 23.8%  [2]
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.736 (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
Operation World
Ethnologue Language Listing
State Department Religious Freedom Report
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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