Cyprus

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Cyprus

Republic of Cyprus (South only)

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Geography

Area: 9,251 sq km

Strategic island in northeast Mediterranean Sea. ROC in the south is 64% of the island, TRNC in the north is 36%.

Population: 879,723    Annual Growth: 1.02%

Capital: Lefkosia (Nicosia)

Urbanites: 70.3%

HDI Rank: 32 of 182 (UN Human Development Reports 2009)

Peoples

Peoples: 19 (16% unreached) All peoples
Unreached Peoples Prayer Card

Official language: Greek; Turkish    Languages: 6 All languages

Religion

Largest Religion: Christian

Religion               Pop %Ann Gr
Christians637,09572.420.9
Evangelicals6,6160.83.0

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More Information

The Operation World book, CD-ROM, and DVD-ROM provide far more information and fuel for prayer for the people of Cyprus.