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Kalallit Nunaat

North America

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Area: 2,175,600 sq km

Land area is 85% glacial ice cap. The world’s largest island and with the lowest population density of any country.

Population: 57,291    Annual Growth: 0.04%

Capital: Nuuk

Urbanites: 84.2%


Official language: Inuktitut (Greenlandic), which has three distinct     Languages: 2 All languages


Largest Religion: Christian

Religion               Pop %Ann Gr

Challenges for Prayer

Indigenous believers and forms of church are growing. With input from faithful Caucasian missionaries and indigenous Christian leaders, the Greenlandic Church is expressing itself in ways that are culturally compelling as well as biblical. Pray that the unique worldview and culture of the Inuit people might be made complete in Christ.

     For an additional 3 Challenges 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 Greenland.