Barbados BB

66,030

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

3,310

Indicated decisions 2014

256,500

Population

243,500

Christians
149,000 are evangelical

For detailed information on the Primary and Secondary Cultural Characteristics, go here.

  • Stats for Barbados
  • Social Control

    Shame/Fear-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None
  • Top 25 Stats

    None
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Non-religious
  • Human Development Index

    59/187
  • Internet Access

    76.75
  • Ethnic Groups

    (92.2%); Mixed (2.8%); European origin (2.4%); Other (2.6%; South Asian, Chinese).
  • Common Languages

    English, Bajan (dialect of English)
  • Economy

    One of the healthiest and wealthiest economies of the Caribbean.
    Main revenue producers are tourism, sugar, light industry, and offshore banking.
  • History / Politics

    Parliamentary government since 1647.
    It became independent from Britain in 1966 with stable democracy since then.
  • Spirituality

    Anglican and other Christians professed repentance for the history of slavery in 1999. 
    While most citizens are Christians, few have a deep commitment to the Lord.
    There is some mistrust between traditional denominations and rapidly growing churches.
    Youth have issues with immorality with high rates of illegitimate births and cohabitation.
  • Prayers

    Pray for unity among all church leaders especially between old and new churches.
    Pray for a deeper commitment of all Christians to the Lordship of Jesus.
    Pray for the Youth that they would have a deeper faith and turn from immorality.

Note:

All of the information on the number of Christians and Evangelicals is from Pray for the World! or Operation World.