Pray for: Gibraltar

Flag for Gibraltar

Key Stats

Religion & Geography
Category Statistic
Continent: Europe
Capital: Gibraltar
Population: 32,718
% Urban: 100 %
Official Language: English and Spanish
Languages: 3
Literacy Rate: 80 %
Life Expectancy: 79.3 yrs (49/236)
% Christian: 84.8 %
% Evangelical: 2.9 %
Largest Religion: Christian
% Largest Religion: 84.8 %
People Groups: 6
Least Reached People Groups: 3
% Unevangelized: 5 %


Title: Gibraltar

Tier: 1

Type: country

Gibraltar (34,000) is a British overseas territory since its capture in 1704, but self-governing since 2007. Most of the population are Catholic, but other denominations have churches. Evangelicals/charismatics have small numbers, but grow. Significant numbers of Moroccans work here, as well as Jewish and Hindu communities. Gibraltar has a good position for outreach to the region (southern Spain and North Africa), as well as to locals, immigrants, and foreign tourists. Pray that local congregations will gain vision for outreach!

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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.