General Information

  • Area: 10,689 sq km
  • Population: 2,416,668 (2020 estimate)
  • Capital: Banjul
  • Main Religion: Islam(95.8%), Christianity(4.1%)
  • Official Language: English

Challenges for Prayer

  1. Pray for Gambians to have a vision to reach their own nation, and for creative ways to support those who move into more isolated areas.

  2. Pray for immature Christians to grow deeper in their faith.

  3. Pray for unreached peoples in the Gambia ; Mandinkas (95% Muslim), Fulani, Jola, Wolof, Serahule, and Serer.

Source: Molly Wall, Pray for the World, 2015