Pray for: Dominica

Flag for Dominica

Key Stats

Religion & Geography
Category Statistic
Continent: Caribbean
Capital: Roseau
Population: 73,368
% Urban: 71.4 %
Official Language: English, but as many as 80% speak a French Creole
Languages: 3
Literacy Rate: 94 %
Life Expectancy: 72.8 yrs (123/236)
HDI Ranking: 102 / 189
% Christian: 91.8 %
% Evangelical: 16.8 %
Largest Religion: Christian
% Largest Religion: 91.8 %
People Groups: 7
Least Reached People Groups: 1
% Unevangelized: 1 %


Title: Dominica

Tier: 1

Type: country

Practicing Catholics have substantially decreased in recent years, indicating a high degree of nominalism. Pray for those who still adhere to Catholicism and those who have disaffiliated themselves, that the Holy Spirit might speak to their hearts about the reality of the gospel.

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Content taken or adapted from Operation World, 7th Edition (2010) and Pray for the World (2015). Both books are published by InterVarsity Press. All rights reserved.