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- Stats for Central African Republic
Top 25 Stats
Percent of Country Who Are Evangelicals- 31.23% (2nd).
Fastest Growing Religion
Human Development Index
Adamawa-Ubangi (78.7%); Sudanic (6.2%); Sara-Bagirmi (4.9%); Fulbe (3.6%); Bantu (3.0%); Arab (2.8%); Pygmy (0.3%).
French and Sango
Rich in mineral resources; Diamonds comprise 55% of its exports. The economy and infrastructure has been devastated by the constant fighting.
History / Politics
Has been free since 1960, but military dictatorships have been interspersed with democracy. Latest government is a result of rebel coup in 2013. Much conflict occurs between Christian majority and Muslim minority. Malnourishment, AIDS, lack of water, and extreme poverty persist.
Christian workers have played a vital role in education, healthcare, and other services. Many came to Christ in 1960’s-1970’s, but atrocities have been committed by Christians.
Pray for an end to all the chaos and for forgiveness for past wrongs. Pray for maturity and spiritual growth on the part of Christians who will lead the nation. Pray that Christians will learn to reach out to the Muslims, who mostly live in the city.