Tunisia TN

1,319,954

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

74,323

Indicated decisions 2014

11.2 million

Population

24,000

Christians
1,200 are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Tunisia
  • Cluster

  • Social Control

    Shame-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None.
  • Top 25 Stats

    None.
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Muslim.
  • Human Development Index

    90/187
  • Internet Access

    45.46% (75th)
  • Ethnic Groups

    Arab (97.8%); Berber (1.9%).
  • Common Languages

    Arabic, French.
  • Economy

    Nation has had a developed economy although with few natural resources.
    Tourism, textiles, olive oil, and phosphates are the main sources of income.
  • History / Politics

    Independence in 1956 from France; Is a republic, with a strong president, and a single party.
    There have been human rights abuses against Muslim fundamentalists.
    The “Arab Spring” began in Tunisia which was one of the most progressive Arab countries.
    Tunisians were frustrated by corruption, political oppression, and high unemployment.
    Has the best chance for stability among the Arab Spring countries, but unrest remains.
    Women have more freedom here than in most Muslim countries.
  • Spirituality

    Fundamentalist Islamist groups have tried to push their beliefs on others.
    A century of missionary work has produced very little fruit.
  • Prayers

    Pray for greater openness to the Gospel and that God would reach people in dreams.
    Pray for more religious freedom so that sharing the Good News may occur.

Note:

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