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Micronesia, Federated States
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Micronesia, Federated States – 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.1,20028.90 %73.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Americans, U.S.
 T
Carolinian2,800Y18.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityCarolinian   
Chamorro90016.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityChamorroP
Chamorro
 T
Chinese, general5003.00 %6.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Chinese, general
  
DeafY20.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityLanguage unknown   
Filipino, Tagalog80012.30 %92.00 %5 ChristianityTagalogP
Filipino, Tagalog
  
Japanese7000.50 %1.50 %Y1 BuddhismJapaneseP
Japanese
 T
Kapingamarangi2,500Y30.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityKapingamarangiP
Kapingamarangi
  
Kosraen6,000Y19.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityKosraeanP
Kosraen
  
Micronesians, English-Speaki1,700Y24.30 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEnglish   
Mokilese800Y27.80 %97.00 %5 ChristianityMokileseP
Mokilese
  
Mortlockese5,500Y20.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityMortlockese   
Namonuito900Y14.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityNamonuito   
Ngatik500Y3.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityNgatik Men's Creole   
Nukoro700Y14.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityNukuoroP
Nukoro
  
Paafang1,200Y20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityPaafang   
Pingilapese2,000Y19.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityPingelapeseP
Pingilapese
  
Ponapean21,000Y23.00 %97.50 %5 ChristianityPohnpeianP
Ponapean
M
Ponapean of Micronesia, Federated States
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Puluwat1,300Y19.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityPuluwatese   
Satawalese500Y6.00 %100.00 %4 ChristianitySatawalese   
Sonsorol7006.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianitySonsoroleseP
Sonsorol
  
Trukese40,000Y26.00 %98.50 %5 ChristianityChuukeseP
Trukese
  
Ulithian2,900Y24.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityUlithian   
Woleaian1,600Y22.13 %99.00 %5 ChristianityWoleaian   
Yapese6,500Y22.00 %84.50 %5 ChristianityYapeseP
Yapese
  
Total People Groups:   25 103,000 19     1     14 1 4
Unclassified / Other Individuals 3,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 106,000  
Other reported groups:  1  
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Micronesia, Federated States – 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 4.0 % 700 0.7 %
  2 - Minimally reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 4 16.0 % 2,200 2.1 %
  5 - Significantly reached 20 80.0 % 100,000 97.2 %
Totals 25   103,000  


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.
Micronesia, Federated States – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Americans, U.S.
1,200


© Copyrighted Photo
Chamorro
900


Chinese, general
500


Filipino, Tagalog
800


Japanese
700


Kapingamarangi
2,500


Kosraen
6,000


Mokilese
800


Nukoro
700


Pingilapese
2,000


Ponapean
21,000


Sonsorol
700


Trukese
40,000


Yapese
6,500

Micronesia, Federated States People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Micronesia, Federated States – Languages
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Language
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Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
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Recordings
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Caroliniancal10None
Chamorrocha10NT
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chuukesechk10Complete
Englisheng20Complete
Japanesejpn11Complete
Kapingamarangikpg10Complete
Kosraeankos10Complete
Language unknownxxx10None
Mokilesemkj10None
Mortlockesemrl10NT
Namonuitonmt10None
Ngatik Men's Creolengm10None
Nukuoronkr10NT
Paafangpfa10None
Pingelapesepif10None
Pohnpeianpon10Complete
Puluwatesepuw10None
Satawalesestw10None
Sonsorolesesov10None
Tagalogtgl10Complete
Ulithianuli10NT
Woleaianwoe10None
Yapeseyap10NT
Totals: 24 25 1   13 4 7 10 4
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Micronesia, Federated States – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 22.9 %
(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.
Micronesia, Federated States – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Micronesia, Federated States. Ministries in the Micronesia, Federated States 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 Micronesia, Federated States   Ministries in South Pacific
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Country Level Ministries Size
Conservative Congregational Christian Conference - MissionsSmall
Iris Ministries, Inc.Medium
Liebenzell Mission InternationalMedium
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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Micronesia, Federated States – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 103,000
Percent Urbanization 22 %
Total People Groups 25
Unreached People Groups 1
Region South Pacific
10/40 Window No
Official National Language English
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 95.6%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 22.9%  [2]
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.638 (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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