TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS

 

CAPITAL CITY:

 

Cockburn Town

POPULATION:

 

36,000

RELIGION %:

Christian: 84.2%
Jehovah’s Witness: 1.8%
Other: 14%

PRAYER POINTS

About Turks & Caicos Islands

Sitting at the southeaster end of the Bahamas, the Turks and Caicos Islands is made up of 30 coral islands.  It’s economy relies upon Tourism, offshore financial services and fishing.   The islands have often been used by those involved with the drug trade and money laundering.  Although the economy is growing, 25% live below the poverty line.

 

Problems to be solved
  • Poverty
  • Immorality fuelled by the tourist industry
  • Drug trafficking
  • Money laundering
  • Pray that churches would be revived and hunger for God.  Pray that immorality would be addressed within the Church.  Pray for theological training and discipleship. 

 

Signs of hope
  • Over 70% of the nation identify as Christian
  • The constitution includes a professed national belief in God

 

(Source: Operation World, 2017).