References for Key Statistics

2.3 Billion Christians in the world today.
David B. Barrett, Peter F. Crossing and Todd M. Johnson, Status of Global Mission,
2012, in the Context of AD 1800 – 2025 (International Bulletin of Missionary
Research, January 2012), Line 10.

5.0 Million Churches in the world today.
David B. Barrett, Peter F. Crossing and Todd M. Johnson, Status of Global Mission,
2012, in the Context of AD 1800 – 2025 (International Bulletin of Missionary
Research, January 2012), Line 42.

43,000 Denominations in the world today.
David B. Barrett, Peter F. Crossing and Todd M. Johnson, Status of Global Mission,
2012, in the Context of AD 1800 – 2025 (International Bulletin of Missionary
Research, January 2012), Line 41.

12 Million full-time vocational Christian workers in the world today.
David B. Barrett, Peter F. Crossing and Todd M. Johnson, Status of Global Mission,
2012, in the Context of AD 1800 – 2025 (International Bulletin of Missionary
Research, January 2012), Line 47.

4,000 languages without the Scriptures.
Todd M. Johnson and Kenneth R. Ross, Atlas of Global Christianity, 1910 – 2010,
Bible Translation and Distribution, Page 299.

Over 3,000 Unreached People Groups (with no missionary)
US Center for World Missions (USCWM), Joshua Project, July 2012, http://joshuaproject.net/unreached.php

3.5 Billion Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus and Secularists today who do not know Christ
David B. Barrett, Peter F. Crossing and Todd M. Johnson, Status of Global Mission,
2012, in the Context of AD 1800 – 2025 (International Bulletin of Missionary
Research, January 2012), Lines 11 – 14, and line 17.

Only 0.3% of all missional and financial support being directed to reach the unreached
Todd M. Johnson and Kenneth R. Ross, Atlas of Global Christianity, 1910 – 2010,
Christian Finance, Page 296.