• RELIGION: CHRISTIANITY - ROMAN CATHOLIC



QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 1,240

Population: 812,136,945

Unreached people groups: 605

UPG population: 408,332,625

Unengaged UPGs: 245

UUPG population: 15,678,675

Number of countries: 132


Base Religion: Christianity

Description: Roman Catholicism is the largest branch of the Christian church and is among the oldest religious institutions in the world. The Catholic Church teaches that it is the one true Church found by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ's apostles.


People groups: 1,240

Population: 812,136,945

Unreached people groups: 605

UPG population: 408,332,625

Unengaged UPGs: 245

UUPG population: 15,678,675

Number of countries: 132