• RELIGION: CHRISTIANITY - ROMAN CATHOLICISM



QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 1,367

Population: 1,246,273,500

Unreached people groups: 597

UPG population: 422,479,945

Unengaged UPGs: 250

UUPG population: 28,412,195

Number of countries: 143


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: 1,367

Population: 1,246,273,500

Unreached people groups: 597

UPG population: 422,479,945

Unengaged UPGs: 250

UUPG population: 28,412,195

Number of countries: 143