British Virgin Islands

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British Virgin Islands

Colony of British Virgin Islands


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Area: 153 sq km

An archipelago of 60 coralline and volcanic islands, of which 15 are inhabited. The most northeastern of the Leeward Islands.

Population: 23,276    Annual Growth: 1.12%

Capital: Road Town


Official language: English    Languages: 2 All languages


Largest Religion: Christian

Religion               Pop %Ann Gr

Challenges for Prayer

Tourism combined with offshore finance bring both large numbers of wealthy pleasure-seeking visitors and illegal (and too often undesirable) immigrants, with the inevitable moral impact on island life. Pray for local Christians and for their witness to both tourists and immigrants.

This “Paradise” is one of the most beautiful in the world, yet vice has a strong grip. Most of the population profess Christianity, and church attendance is high, but the fruit of faith is not in evidence. Pray for Christian lifestyles to be in accordance with confession.

     For an additional Challenge for Prayer see Operation World book, CD-ROM, or DVD-ROM.

More Information

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