Curaçao CW

25,755

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

1,167

Indicated decisions 2014

155,000

Population

139,000

Christians
13,000 are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Curaçao
  • Social Control

    Shame/Fear-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None
  • Top 25 Stats

    None
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Christian
  • Human Development Index

    48/187
  • Internet Access

    93.5%
  • Ethnic Groups

    More than 50% are Afro-Caribbeans; Others (Dutch, Latin American, French, South Asian, and others).
  • Common Languages

    Dutch, Papiamentu, English
  • Economy

    Has a well-developed economy and a high standard of living.
    The economy is based on tourism, trade, shipping, oil refining, and international banking.
  • History / Politics

    Has autonomy under the rule of the Netherlands.
    Is a unitary parliamentary representative democracy under a constitutional monarchy.
  • Spirituality

    Most of the island people are Christians, but many are not active in the faith.
    The Charismatic renewal of the 1970’s did cause growth in many in the island.
    The oldest active Jewish congregation in the Western hemisphere is here.
  • Prayers

    Pray that nominal Christians would grow in their faith.
    Pray that the people would not be seduced by their commercial success.
    Pray that Charismatic growth would continue and a desire for outreach would increase.

Note:

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