Guadeloupe GP

28,977

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

642

Indicated decisions 2014

467,000

Population

439,500

Christians
60,000 are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Guadeloupe
  • Social Control

    Shame/Fear-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None
  • Top 25 Stats

    None
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Non-religious
  • Human Development Index

    NR
  • Internet Access

    23.2%
  • Ethnic Groups

    African descent (71%); South Asian (15%, mostly Tamil); Creole (2%); Other Caribbean (3%); Arab (2%); European (7%, mostly French).
  • Common Languages

    French, French Creole
  • Economy

    Agriculture, tourism, and service industry are sustained by subsidies from Europe. 
    There is widespread unemployment, especially among youth. 
    The standard of living and cost of living are higher than most other Caribbean nations.
  • History / Politics

    Has been a French colony since 1635, and an Overseas Department since 1946.
    This status allows them to receive public funds from France and the European Union. Increased dependency is a result.
    Experienced protests, strikes, and riots in 2009, over economic inequality with France.
  • Spirituality

    Racial and class envy date all the way back to the times of slavery.
    Catholicism for most is superficial, and many practice superstitions and occult.
    Evangelicals have grown rapidly since 1946, but legalism is a hazard.
  • Prayers

    Pray the Lord would bring repentance, and many more would have a strong spiritual life. 
    Pray that evangelicals will continue to grow, and will understand true grace.
    Pray that youth and the natives on the smaller islands will be reached with the Gospel.

Note:

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