Honduras HN


GMO Gospel Visits 2014


Indicated decisions 2014

8.4 million


7.4 million

1.8 million are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Honduras
  • Social Control

  • Cultural Distinctions

  • Top 25 Stats

    Percent of Country Who Are Christians- 87.84% (20th); Percent of Country Who Are Evangelicals- 21.37% (19th); Gospel Decisions to Non-Christians- 5.42% (24th); Gospel Decisions to Non-Christians with Internet- 30.11% (24th).
  • Fastest Growing Religion

  • Human Development Index

  • Internet Access

    19.40% (104th)
  • Ethnic Groups

    Hispanic (89%); Amerindian (7.9%); Arab-Palestinian (0.8%); Jamaican (0.5%).
  • Common Languages

  • Economy

    One of the Western Hemisphere’s poorest countries, with more than 50% in poverty.
    Economy is based on agriculture, services, tourism, and money sent back from expatriates.
  • History / Politics

    National independence in 1821 from Spain; Had 134 revolts by 1932.
    Military ruled most of 20th century, but a weak civilian government took over in 1984.
    The military is still powerful; Society still dealing with much corruption, unemployment, and crime.
    Honduras has more street children than any country in the Western Hemisphere; many are exploited to become gang members and sex workers.
    Organized crime is involved in drugs and wields much power in society.
    Honduras has 60% of Central America’s AIDS cases.
  • Spirituality

    Evangelicals have grown from 32,000 in 1960 to almost 2 million today.
    The evangelical church has not been very unified.
    The Catholic church continues to lose influence, with only 20% attending mass.
  • Prayers

    Pray for continued growth, unity, and strength of evangelicals in the country.
    Pray for improved moral behavior, repentance, reconciliation, and healing.
    Pray for a revival within the Catholic church to bring transformation.


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