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- Stats for Mauritius
Top 25 Stats
Gospel Visits to Population- 96.59% (1st); Gospel Visits to Non-Christians- 145.84% (10th); Gospel Visits to non-Evangelicals- 105.70%; Gospel Visits to Non-Christians with Internet- 2375.29% (2nd); Gospel Visits to Non-Evangelicals with Internet- 271.02% (6th); Gospel Decisions to Population- 12.13% (1st); Gospel Decisions to Non-Christians- 18.31% (3rd); Gospel Decisions to Non-Evangelicals- 13.27% (1st); Gospel Decisions to Non-Christians with Internet- 46.95% (16th); Gospel Decisions to Non-Evangelicals with Internet- 34.03% (6th).
Fastest Growing Religion
Human Development Index
Specific ethnic details are not known since this information was removed from the official census in 1972. It is a multi-ethnic society drawn from Indian, African, European (mostly French), and Chinese backgrounds.
Most of the people in the country are impoverished. Youth are often disheartened because they see little chance to advance themselves.
History / Politics
Freedom from British in 1968; Government modeled on a parliamentary democracy. The country is highly ranked for political freedom.
Evangelicals have grown rapidly in recent years, but so have cult groups. Isolation of this island makes discipleship and leadership training difficult. Bible translation of the creole language is occurring. Christian radio and the Internet are important links to Christianity. Hindus make up 48% of the country, and tend to control the economy and politics.
Pray that evangelicals will continue to grow and become deeply committed. Pray for workers and materials to improve discipleship and promote growth. Pray that the translation of the Bible into creole will be completed soon.