• RELIGION: CHRISTIANITY - ROMAN CATHOLIC



QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 1,242

Population: 798,000,285

Unreached people groups: 607

UPG population: 398,845,225

Unengaged UPGs: 251

UUPG population: 14,873,400

Number of countries: 133


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: 1,242

Population: 798,000,285

Unreached people groups: 607

UPG population: 398,845,225

Unengaged UPGs: 251

UUPG population: 14,873,400

Number of countries: 133