The Island Nation of Jamaica
10,991 sq km
The 3rd largest island in the Caribbean after Cuba and Hispaniola. Mostly mountainous with only 17% arable land.
2,729,909 Annual Growth
100 of 182 (UN Human Development Reports 2009
Peoples: 11 (9% unreached) All peoples
Unreached Peoples Prayer Card
Official language: English; 97% of the population speak Jamaican Creole Languages: 7 All languages
Largest Religion: Christian
Challenges for Prayer
The less evangelized who need prayer:
- Pray for repentance and deeper commitment from the predominantly Christian population.
- Pray for professing Rastafarians to come to a full knowledge of Jesus Christ.
- Pray for effective cooperation among the many Christian organizations already established in country.
- Pray for the Jamaican Association of General Baptists – the leaders, the churches and the people.