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Honduras
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Honduras – 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
Afro-Honduran163,000Y21.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianitySpanish   
Americans, U.S.16,00028.90 %78.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Americans, U.S.
 T
Amerindian, Detribalized336,000Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Amerindian, Detribalized
  
Arab, Palestinian27,0004.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityArabic, South Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Palestinian
M
Arab, Palestinian of Honduras
T
Armenian1,5008.70 %94.00 %4 ChristianityArmenianP
Armenian
  
Black Carib, Garifuna153,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityGarifunaP
Black Carib, Garifuna
  
British1,1008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Chorotega100Y1.00 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSpanish   
Chorti5,900Y3.50 %92.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Chorti
  
DeafY1.90 %96.00 %3 ChristianityHonduras Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Han Chinese, Cantonese5,7005.70 %8.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Honduran6,862,000Y23.00 %96.70 %5 ChristianitySpanish   
Honduran White163,000Y23.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianitySpanish   
Honduran, English-Speaking13,000Y23.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityEnglish   
Jamaicans41,00028.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityJamaican Creole EnglishP
Jamaicans
M
Jamaicans of Honduras
 
Lenca113,000Y7.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Lenca
  
Miskito45,000Y4.00 %85.00 %4 ChristianityMiskitoP
Miskito
  
Nicaraguan, Mestizo243,00029.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Nicaraguan, Mestizo
  
Pech4,000Y6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityPech  T
Sumu1,200Y8.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityMayangna   
Tolpan, Jicaque28,000Y5.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityTolP
Tolpan, Jicaque
  
Turk1,6000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTurkishP
Turk
 T
Total People Groups:   22 8,224,000 14     1     15 2 6
Unclassified / Other Individuals 81,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 8,305,000  
Other reported groups:  2  
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Honduras – 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 4.5 % 1,600 0.0 %
  2 - Minimally reached 1 4.5 % 100 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 1 4.5 % 0 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 11 50.0 % 385,000 4.7 %
  5 - Significantly reached 8 36.4 % 7,837,000 95.3 %
Totals 22   8,224,000  


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

Americans, U.S.
16,000


Amerindian, Detribalized
336,000


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Arab, Palestinian
27,000


Armenian
1,500


Black Carib, Garifuna
153,000


British
1,100


Chorti
5,900


Deaf
Unknown


Han Chinese, Cantonese
5,700


Jamaicans
41,000


Lenca
113,000


Miskito
45,000


Nicaraguan, Mestizo
243,000


Tolpan, Jicaque
28,000


Turk
1,600

Honduras People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Honduras – Languages
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Online
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Recordings
Online
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Online
Arabic, South Levantine Spokenajp10Portions
Armenianhye10Complete
Chinese, Yueyue10Complete
Englisheng30Complete
Garifunacab10Complete
Honduras Sign Languagehds10None
Jamaican Creole Englishjam10NT
Mayangnayan10Complete
Miskitomiq10Complete
Pechpay10Need?
Spanishspa80Complete
Toljic10NT
Turkishtur11Complete
Totals: 13 22 1   11 8 9 12 4
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Honduras – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 22.0 %
(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.
Honduras – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Honduras. Ministries in the Honduras section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Central and South America 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 Honduras   Ministries in Central and South America
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Country Level Ministries Size
Action International MinistriesMedium
Advent Christian General Conference, World MissionsMedium
Baptist Medical and Dental Mission InternationalMedium
Bethany International MinistriesMedium
Biblical Ministries WorldwideMedium
Bread for a Hungry WorldSmall
Brethren in Christ World MissionsMedium
Calvary InternationalMedium
CAM InternationalMedium
Christian Aid MissionLarge
Christian Reformed World MissionsMedium
Commission to Every NationMedium
Compassion InternationalLarge
Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMedium
Evangelistic Faith MissionsSmall
Fellowship of Associates of Medical EvangelismMedium
Full Gospel Evangelistic AssociationSmall
General Baptists InternationalSmall
Global Outreach InternationalMedium
Global Outreach MissionMedium
Globe InternationalMedium
Harvest FoundationSmall
Impact InternationalMedium
International Gospel OutreachMedium
International Pentecostal Holiness ChurchMedium
Living Water TeachingSmall
Luke Society, IncorporatedSmall
Map InternationalMedium
Missionary Ventures InternationalMedium
Missions DoorMedium
New Mission Systems InternationalMedium
Pentecostal Church of God World MissionsSmall
Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church World WitnessSmall
Reformed Church in AmericaMedium
Ripe for Harvest IncorporatedMedium
Samaritan's PurseLarge
Seed InternationalSmall
South American Missionary SocietySmall
Spanish World MinistriesMedium
STEM InternationalSmall
TearfundMedium
TearFund UKLarge
Teen Missions InternationalMedium
The Church of God of the Apostolic FaithSmall
Walk Thru the Bible MinistriesMedium
World Baptist Fellowship Mission AgencyMedium
World ConcernLarge
World Gospel MissionMedium
World-Wide MissionsMedium
Ministries Listed:  49
 
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
Church World ServiceMedium
EFCA International MissionMedium
Every Home for ChristMedium
Final Frontiers FoundationLarge
Free Methodist World MissionsMedium
Galcom InternationalSmall
Global ActionSmall
GO InternationalSmall
InterCommSmall
Intervarsity Christian FellowshipMedium
Iris Ministries, Inc.Medium
Mailbox Club InternationalSmall
Presbyterian Evangelistic FellowshipMedium
Scripture UnionMedium
Seventh-day Adventists General ConferenceMedium
Silent Word MinistriesSmall
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission BoardLarge
United Methodist ChurchMedium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign MissionsMedium
United World MissionMedium
Worldwide Tentmakers, IncorporatedSmall
Youth with a MissionLarge
Ministries Listed:  35
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Honduras – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 8,224,000
Percent Urbanization 54 %
Total People Groups 22
Unreached People Groups 1
Region Central and South America
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Spanish
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 95.8%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 22.0%  [2]
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.625 (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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