Country and Region Specific Information

Regional data, resources, and stories to help you understand the culture and prepare your mobile ministry.

 

Find a World of Info Specific to Your Mobile Ministry

Knowing the technology and having the right equipment is just the beginning of mobile ministry. Each country and people group have different languages, customs, culture, and even favorite social media and apps. Content and strategy differs between cultures. How do you find resources in the common language? 

We have taken the regions of the least reached peoples and connected stories and resources so you will find the best targeted information for your mission field.

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Africa

The countries of the sub-Sahara and south are home to 1 billion people, 24% unreached.

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Asia

The countries of Asia, Iran and Turkey are home to 3.9 billion people, 62% unreached.

Latin-America

Latin America

Countries include Mexico, and those in Central and South America.

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Middle East/North Africa

The Muslim countries of northern Africa and western Asia are home to 647 million people, 78% unreached.

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World

Population 7.4 billion, 3.1 billion unreached, with more than 8 billion connected mobile devices globally.

Featured Resources

Digital Ministry Atlas

This detailed resources provides useful information to help you understand the digital landscape of specific countries that are among the most unreached in the world. Statistics cover population and literacy rates, percentages of internet access, mobile subscriptions, social media usage and more.

Personal Mobile Assessment

This simple tool will help you assess the digital technology that is available and being used in your country. You will be able to go through the key categories of digital media such as mobile, Internet, social media and video.  Discover the top social media sites, number of smartphones, most downloaded apps and more.

Mobile Ministry Around the World

Africa

While Africa counts many Christians among its one billion people, 24% are still unreached. Internet coverage is scarce, but mobile phones are plenty. Senegal is 4% Christian. Only 22% of the population has access to the internet, but, there are 100 mobile phone subscriptions for every 100 people. Here you will find technology, resources, and stories from the field specific to Africa.

Asia

Asia has some pockets of Christians, but 2.4 billion of the 3.9 billion people are still unreached. Internet is scarce and often restricted in these countries dominated by Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism. Indonesia is 7% Christian. Only 22% of the population have internet, 132% have mobile phone subscriptions. Here you will find technology, resources, and stories from the field specific to Asia.

Latin America

Mexico, Central America and South America are virtually 100% reached, but there is a strong effort to disciple the youth and to give comfort to the poor and oppressed in their native language. Here are survey reports, resources and stories from the field specific to Latin America.

Middle East/North Africa

This region of 647 million people is 78% unreached. A dominant Muslim culture, political upheaval, and millions of refugees combine to make this area a complex mission field. For example, Libya is one of the 40 least reached countries with Christians making up less than 3% of the population. Only 19% have internet, but there are 157 mobile phone subscriptions for every 100 people. Here you will find technology, resources, and stories from the field specific to the Middle East and North Africa.

The World

With a population of 7.4 billion, 3.1 billion people are unreached. But with more than 8 billion connected devices globally, the world is ripe for mobile ministry. Less than 4 billion people have access to the internet. Worldwide, there are 99 mobile cellular subscriptions per 100 people. What’s the mobile profile for your country?

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