RELIGION LIBRARY

Saint Kitts and Nevis

COUNTRY PROFILE

Map of Saint Kitts and Nevis

The country has an area of 104 square miles and a population of 40,000. Christianity is the dominant religion. An estimated 50 percent of the population adheres to Anglican beliefs, and 25 percent is Roman Catholic. Methodists, Moravians, Seventh-day Adventists, Jehovah's Witnesses, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons), Rastafarians, Muslims, Hindus, and members of the Baha'i Faith are also present. Evangelical Christian groups are gaining followers. There is no organized Jewish community.

Population Population (2009 est.) 40,131
Religious Demographics Anglican, other Protestant, Roman Catholic
Ethnic Groups Ethnic Groups predominantly black; some British, Portuguese, and Lebanese
Languages Languages English
Country Flag Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis