Country: Equatorial Guinea

Number of People Groups

18

People Groups Unreached

2 (11.1%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

1,346,000

Population in Unreached

30,000 (2.2%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

89.3%

% Evangelical

4.73%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

5.3%
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 *
Balengue 1,100 1,100 Molengue Christianity 97.00 % 4.00 % -
Batangan 10,000 23,000 Batanga Christianity 100.00 % 7.50 % -
Benga 5,000 7,700 Benga Christianity 90.00 % 0.90 % -
Bube, Fernandian 68,000 68,000 Bube Christianity 97.00 % 3.00 % -
Deaf 11,000 47,601,000 Language unknown Christianity 90.00 % -
Fa D'ambu 6,700 7,300 Fa d'Ambu Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 3.00 % -
Fang, Okak 990,000 1,892,000 Fang Christianity 93.00 % 4.59 % -
Fernandino Creole 8,500 8,500 Equatorial Guinean Pidgin Christianity 99.00 % 4.00 % -
 Hausa 28,000 49,590,000 Hausa Islam 0.10 % 0.03 % 1
 Ibibio 7,000 6,266,000 Ibibio Christianity 95.00 % 7.50 % -
 Igbo 56,000 30,592,000 Igbo Christianity 94.00 % 10.00 % -
Ngumba, Mabi 25,000 52,000 Kwasio Christianity 94.00 % 0.90 % -
 Ngumbi 13,000 13,000 Kombe Christianity 97.00 % 8.00 % -
 Seki 29,000 31,000 Seki Christianity 95.00 % 1.10 % -
 South Asian, general 1,400 12,154,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Spaniard 23,000 29,004,000 Spanish Christianity 76.00 % 1.00 % -
Yasa, Bongwe 1,200 7,000 Yasa Christianity 88.00 % 6.00 % -
 Yoruba 62,000 36,811,000 Yoruba Christianity 60.00 % 11.00 % -
  Totals:  18 1,346,000         2 89.27 % 4.73 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 57,000                
  UN Country Population (2020) 1,403,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Annobón 5,900
Bioko Norte 337,000
Bioko Sur 39,000
Centro Sur 160,000
Kié-Ntem 206,000
Litoral 412,000
Wele-Nzas 215,000
Provinces:  7 1,375,000
UN Country Population 1,403,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 287,718,000 21,375.8 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 765,974,000 56,907.4 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 205,728,000 15,284.4 % 93.5 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 114,521,000 8,508.2 % 81.9 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
1,346,000



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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
Batanga bnm 1 0 Complete Bible
Benga bng 1 0 New Testament
Bube bvb 1 0 New Testament
Equatorial Guinean Pidgin fpe 1 0 Bible Portions
Fa d'Ambu fab 1 0 Bible Portions
Fang fan 1 0 New Testament
Hausa hau 1 1 Complete Bible
Hindi hin 1 1 Complete Bible
Ibibio ibb 1 0 Bible Portions
Igbo ibo 1 0 Complete Bible
Kombe nui 1 0 New Testament
Kwasio nmg 1 0 Bible Portions
Molengue bxc 1 0 Translation Needed
Seki syi 1 0 Translation Started
Spanish spa 1 0 Complete Bible
Unknown xxx 1 0 Unspecified
Yasa yko 1 0 Bible Portions
Yoruba yor 1 0 Complete Bible
Totals: 18 18 2   5 6 10 8 4

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.7 %)
89.3 %
Ethnic Religions
4.5 %
Hinduism
0.1 %
Islam
3.3 %
Non-Religious
1.9 %
Other / Small Religions
0.9 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
1.8 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
3.4 %
Roman Catholic
94.0 %
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.

Networking Possibilities

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  • Church planting agencies in Equatorial Guinea
  • Christian ministry in Equatorial Guinea
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
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  • Urban ministries
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  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Equatorial Guinea Statistics
People Groups 18
Unreached People Groups 2  (11.1%)
Population 1,346,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 2.8%
Population in Unreached 30,000  (2.2%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 89.3%
Percent Evangelical 4.7%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 5.3%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 2
Country Progress Level 4
Urbanization 72%
Continent Africa
Region Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window No
Country Code EK
Official Language(s) SpanishFrench
Literacy Rate 88%
Estimated Illiterate Population 162,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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