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The tables below compare the number of foreign missionaries (defined as Christians who minister in another country for two years or more) sent and received by United Nations region in 1900 and 2020. The table gives the population, the number of Christians and the percentage Christian of each region. In addition, the number of missionaries sent from the countries in this region is given and then the n…

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“Missionaries”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 29 September 2023 <>
First published online: 2020

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