Affinity Group: Asian Pacific Rim Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Pacific Islanders

People Cluster: Micronesian

Language: Chamorro - (cha)

Alternate Name(s): Micronesian Sub-cluster

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Micronesia

Also found in: Guam; Northern Mariana Islands; United States

Population: 1,200

Global Population: 127,200

PEID: 18349

ROP: 103498

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity

Overview: The Chamorros of Micronesia, numbering 1,200, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Micronesian people cluster within the Pacific Islanders affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 127,200 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Chamorro. The primary religion practiced by the Chamorros is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Church founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Not Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available