The 32 nations
of the World Cup
to pray for!
If my people, my God-defined people, respond by humbling
themselves, praying, seeking my presence, and turning their backs...
• High youth unemployment rates.
• 10th-largest reserves of natural gas in the world
and is the sixth-largest gas exporter...
Argentina
• Suffered during most of
the 20th century from
recurring economic
crises, persistent fiscal
and current account...
Australia
• The Australian economy has
experienced continuous growth and a
strong and stable financial system.
• Tasmania ...
Belgium
• Growing producer of synthetic drugs and
cannabis; transit point for US-bound
ecstasy; source of precursor chemic...
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
a
• The production capacity has never been restored
after the war in the 1990s. Very high
unemploym...
Brazil
• Disparities in opportunities foster social
exclusion and contribute to high crime rate,
particularly in cities an...
Cameroon
• Faces many serious problems such as stagnant per
capita income, a relatively inequitable distribution
of income...
Chile
• Severe income inequality
and unequal access to
quality education.
• Money-laundering
activity, especially through
...
Colombia
• Income inequality is among the worst in the
world, and more than a third of the population
lives below the pove...
Costa Rica
• Great progress achieving it’s goal of providing
universal access to
education, healthcare, clean
water, sanit...
Croatia
• Croatia's economy suffered badly during the
1991-95 war.
• High unemployment rate, uneven regional
development, ...
Ecuador
• Significant transit of cocaine from Colombia
and Peru; attractive location for drug traffickers
laundering money...
France
• High number of refugees from Sri Lanka,
Cambodia, Democratic Republic of the
Congo, Russia, Serbia, Turkey, Vietn...
Germany
• The German economy is the fifth largest economy
in the world and Europe's largest.
• High number of refugees fro...
Gana
• The lack of a well-developed financial
infrastructure has made the country a
money-laundering center.
• Significant...
Greece
• Greece and Turkey continue discussions to
resolve their complex
maritime, air, territorial, and boundary
disputes...
Honduras
• One of the poorest countries in Latin
America and has the world's highest murder
rate.
• Corruption is a major ...
Iran
• Underemployment among educated youth has
convinced many to seek jobs overseas, resulting
in a significant "brain dr...
Italy
• High youth unemployment rates in the south of
the country.
• Important gateway for illicit drugs entering
Europe a...
Ivory Coast
• Since the end of the civil war in 2003 political
turmoil has continued to damage the economy.
• Population b...
Japan
• One of the countries with a lower percentage
of Christians.
• Organized crime syndicates (the Yakuza) are
believed...
México
• US has intensified security measures to control legal
and illegal personnel, transport, and commodities
across it...
Netherlands
• The sixth-largest economy in the euro-
zone.
• Major producer of synthetic drugs and
cannabis cultivator; im...
Nigeria
• Oil-rich but hobbled by political
instability, corruption, inadequate
infrastructure, and poor macroeconomic
man...
Portugal
• Seizing record amounts of Latin American cocaine destined for
Europe.
• Major consumer of Southwest Asian heroi...
Russia
• Large populations of non-practicing believers and
non-believers.
• Major source of heroin precursor chemicals;
co...
South Korea
• Periodic incidents with North Korea in the Yellow
Sea over the Northern Limit Line.
• Men and women from dif...
Spain
• Spain's long coastline is used to land large
shipments of cocaine and hashish for
distribution to the European mar...
Switzerland
• Swiss law does not prohibit
prostitution by minors aged
16 and 17 under any
circumstances, leaving these
tee...
United Kingdom
• Has a great number of refugees:
Somalia, Zimbabwe, Iran, Eritrea, Afghanistan, Iraq.
• Is the second larg...
United States of America
• World's largest consumer of cocaine,
major consumer of ecstasy and
methamphetamine, illicit pro...
Uruguay
• Emigration of young adults and a low birth
rate are causing population to age rapidly.
• One of the most secular...
• https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/
• US Department of State: Trafficking in Persons Report 201...
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  1. 1. The 32 nations of the World Cup to pray for!
  2. 2. If my people, my God-defined people, respond by humbling themselves, praying, seeking my presence, and turning their backs on their wicked lives, I'll be there ready for you: I'll listen from heaven, forgive their sins, and restore their land to health. 2 Cr. 7: 14 (MSG) I have posted watchmen on your walls, O Jerusalem; they will never be silent day or night. You who call on the LORD, give yourselves no rest, and give him no rest till he establishes Jerusalem and makes her the praise of the earth. Is. 62: 6 – 7 (NIV)
  3. 3. • High youth unemployment rates. • 10th-largest reserves of natural gas in the world and is the sixth-largest gas exporter. Ranks 16th in oil reserves. • The government has not held any perpetrators of sex trafficking or forced labor accountable with jail time. • Some trafficking victims are treated as illegal migrants because authorities confuse human trafficking and smuggling. • Capital: Algiers • Population: 38,087,812 • Language: Arabic and Berber. French and English are widely used • Religion: Sunni Muslim (state religion) 99%, Christian and Jewish 1% • Human Development Index Rank: 104 of 182 Algeria Facts Prayer points
  4. 4. Argentina • Suffered during most of the 20th century from recurring economic crises, persistent fiscal and current account deficits, high inflation and mounting external debt. • A transshipment country for cocaine, heroin headed for the US, and ephedrine and pseudoephedrine headed for Mexico, Europe and US. • High money-laundering activity, law enforcement corruption; increasing domestic consumption of drugs in cities, especially cocaine-based and synthetic drugs. • Capital: Buenos Aires • Population: 42,610,981 • Language: Spanish (official), Italian, English, German, French, indigenous (Mapudungun, Quechua). • Religion: Nominally Roman Catholic 92% (less than 20% practicing), Protestant 2%, Jewish 2%, other 4% • Human Development Index Rank: 49 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  5. 5. Australia • The Australian economy has experienced continuous growth and a strong and stable financial system. • Tasmania is one of the world's major consumers of cocaine and amphetamines. • It is a source and a destination country for child victims of sex trafficking. Primarily teenage girls, but also some boys, are forced into prostitution by pimps. • Capital: Canberra • Population: 21,507,384 • Language: English 76.8%, Mandarin 1.6%, Italian 1.3%, Arabic 1.3%, Greek 1.2%, Cantonese 1.2%, Vietnamese 1.1%, other 10.5%, unspecified 5% • Religion: Protestant 28.8%, Catholic 25.3%, Eastern Orthodox 2.6%, Buddhist 2.5%, Muslim 2.2%, Hindu 1.3%, other 8.5%, none 22.3% • Human Development Index Rank: 2 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  6. 6. Belgium • Growing producer of synthetic drugs and cannabis; transit point for US-bound ecstasy; source of precursor chemicals for South American cocaine processors; transshipment point for cocaine, heroin, hashish, and marijuana entering Western Europe. • The government has demonstrated that it vigorously investigates, prosecutes, and convicts trafficking offenders. • Capital: Brussels. Capital of the EU and headquarters of NATO • Population: 10,697,588 • Language: Dutch, French and German • Religion: Roman Catholic 75%, other (includes Protestant) 25% • Human Development Index Rank: 14 of 182 FactsPrayer points
  7. 7. Bosnia and Herzegovina a • The production capacity has never been restored after the war in the 1990s. Very high unemployment rates. • Increasingly a transit point for heroin trafficked to Western Europe. • High money-laundering activity given a primarily cash-based and unregulated economy, weak law enforcement, and corruption. • Source of women and girls and also a destination and transit country for foreigners forced into prostitution in Bosnia and in Western Europe. • Capital: Sarajevo • Population: 3,759,633 • Language: Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian. • Religion: Muslim 40%, Orthodox 31%, Roman Catholic 15%, other 14% • Human Development Index Rank: 76 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  8. 8. Brazil • Disparities in opportunities foster social exclusion and contribute to high crime rate, particularly in cities and slums. • Second-largest consumer of cocaine in the world; illicit producer of cannabis. • Sex trafficking of Brazilian women occurs in every Brazilian state and the Federal District. • More than 25,000 men are subjected to slave labor within the country. • Child sex tourism remains a serious problem. • Capital: Brasilia • Population: 195,423,252 • Language: Portuguese. less common Spanish, German, Italian, Japane se, English, a large number of minor Amerindian languages. • Religion: Roman Catholic, 73.6%, Protestant 15.4%, Spiritist 1.3%, Bantu/Voodoo 0.3%, other 1.8%, unspecified 0.2%, none 7.4% • Human Development Index Rank: 75 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  9. 9. Cameroon • Faces many serious problems such as stagnant per capita income, a relatively inequitable distribution of income, top-heavy civil service, endemic corruption, and a generally unfavorable climate for business. • Children from the country's 10 regions involuntarily work in domestic service, street vending, mining, and agriculture, including on tea and cocoa plantations and are also exploited in prostitution within the country. • Capital: Yaounde • Population: 19,958,351 • Language: French, English • Religion: Indigenous beliefs 40%, Christian 40%, Muslim 20% • Human Development Index Rank: 153 of 182 FactsPrayer points
  10. 10. Chile • Severe income inequality and unequal access to quality education. • Money-laundering activity, especially through the Iquique Free Trade Zone; significant consumer of cocaine. • Chilean law does not specifically prohibit trafficking in persons. • Capital: Santiago de Chile • Population: 17,134,708 • Language: Spanish (but Mapudungun increasingly recognized). • Religion: Roman Catholic 70%, Evangelical 15.1%, Jehovah's Witness 1.1%, other Christian 1%, other 4.6%, none 8.3% • Human Development Index Rank: 44 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  11. 11. Colombia • Income inequality is among the worst in the world, and more than a third of the population lives below the poverty line. • Organized illegal narcotics, guerrilla, and paramilitary activities penetrate all neighboring borders and have caused Colombian citizens to emigrate. • Illicit producer of coca, opium poppies, and cannabis; world's leading coca cultivator. • Major source country for women and girls subjected to sex trafficking. • Capital: Santa Fe de Bogotá • Population: 46,300,196 • Language: Spanish, English taught in schools • Religion: Roman Catholic 90%, other 10% • Human Development Index Rank: 77 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  12. 12. Costa Rica • Great progress achieving it’s goal of providing universal access to education, healthcare, clean water, sanitation, and electricity. • Significant consumption of amphetamines. • Child sex tourism is a serious problem. • Women and children are forced into commercial sexual exploitation. Young men are subjected to conditions of forced labor. • Capital: San José • Population: 4,639,827 • Language: Spanish, English and Mekitelyu spoken on Caribbean coast. • Religion: Roman Catholic 76.3%, Evangelical 13.7%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.3%, other Protestant 0.7%, other 4.8%, none 3.2% • Human Development Index Rank: 54 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  13. 13. Croatia • Croatia's economy suffered badly during the 1991-95 war. • High unemployment rate, uneven regional development, and a challenging investment climate. • Transit point along the Balkan route for Southwest Asian heroin to Western Europe. • Women and girls fall victim to sex trafficking within the country and the rest of Europe. Men are subjected to forced labor in agricultural sectors, and children are forced to begging and theft. • Capital: Zagreb • Population: 4,409,659 • Language: Croatian (official) 96.1%, Serbian 1%, other (Italian, Hungarian, Czech, Slova k, and German) 2.9% • Religion: Roman Catholic 87.8%, Orthodox 4.4%, other Christian 0.4%, Muslim 1.3%, other and unspecified 0.9%, none 5.2% • Human Development Index Rank: 45 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  14. 14. Ecuador • Significant transit of cocaine from Colombia and Peru; attractive location for drug traffickers laundering money because of dollarization and weak anti-money-laundering regime. • Indigenous are vulnerable to forced labor in domestic servitude and children are forced to engage in criminal activity, such as drug trafficking and robbery. • Child sex tourism occurs mostly in urban areas and in tourist destinations. • Capital: Quito • Population: 13,774,909 • Language: Spanish (official), indigenous (Quechua, Shuar) • Religion: Roman Catholic 95%, other 5% • Human Development Index Rank: 80 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  15. 15. France • High number of refugees from Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Russia, Serbia, Turkey, Vietnam, Laos. • Probable that the majority of the 18,000 women in France’s commercial sex trade are likely forced into prostitution. • Probable that a significant number of children in France are victims of forced prostitution or begging, primarily from Romania, West Africa, and North Africa. • Capital: Paris • Population: 62,636,580 • Language: French , dialects and languages (Provencal, Breton, Alsatian, Corsica n, Catalan, Basque, Flemish, Creole patois, Mahorian ) • Religion: Roman Catholic 83%- 88%, Protestant 2%, Jewish 1%, Muslim 5%-10%, unaffiliated 4%, Hindu, Buddhist, pagan. • Human Development Index Rank: 8 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  16. 16. Germany • The German economy is the fifth largest economy in the world and Europe's largest. • High number of refugees from Serbia; Turkey; Iraq; Russia; Afghanistan; Vietnam; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Iran; Ukraine; Syria; Lebanon; Sri Lanka; Azerbaijan; Macedonia; Democratic Republic of Congo. • Source of chemicals for South American cocaine processors; transshipment point and consumer of Southwest Asian heroin, Latin American cocaine, and European synthetic drugs. • Capital: Berlin • Population: 82,056,775 • Language: German • Religion: Protestant 34%, Roman Catholic 34%, Muslim 3.7%, unaffiliated or other 28.3% • Human Development Index Rank: 22 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  17. 17. Gana • The lack of a well-developed financial infrastructure has made the country a money-laundering center. • Significant domestic cocaine and cannabis use. • Lots of boys and girls are subjected to conditions of forced labor and commercial sexual exploitation within the country. • Capital: Accra • Population: 24,332,755 • Language: Asante 14.8%, Ewe 12.7%, Fante 9.9%, Boron (Brong) 4.6%, Dagomba 4.3%, Dangme 4.3%, • Religion: Christian 71.2% (Pentecostal/Charismatic, Protestant, Catholic, other), Muslim 17.6%, traditional 5.2%, other 0.8%, none 5.2% • Human Development Index Rank: 104 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  18. 18. Greece • Greece and Turkey continue discussions to resolve their complex maritime, air, territorial, and boundary disputes in the Aegean Sea. • Money laundering related to drug trafficking and organized crime. • Traffickers increasingly using emotional abuse and financial harm as tools of coercion, instead of physical force, in attempts to evade law enforcement prosecution. • Capital: Athens • Population: 11,183,393 • Language: Greek (official) 99%, other (includes English and French) 1% • Religion: Greek Orthodox 98%, Muslim 1.3%, other 0.7%. • Human Development Index Rank: 25 of 182 FactsPrayer points
  19. 19. Honduras • One of the poorest countries in Latin America and has the world's highest murder rate. • Corruption is a major problem. • Transshipment point for drugs and narcotics; illicit producer of cannabis. • Women and girls from Honduras and neighboring countries are forced into prostitution in urban and tourist centers. • Capital: Tegucigalpa • Population: 7,615,584 • Language: Spanish, Amerindian dialects • Religion: Roman Catholic 97%, Protestant 3% • Human Development Index Rank: 112 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  20. 20. Iran • Underemployment among educated youth has convinced many to seek jobs overseas, resulting in a significant "brain drain." • One of the primary transshipment routes for Southwest Asian heroin to Europe. • One of the highest opiate addiction rates in the world. • Does not comply with minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking, and not making significant efforts to do so. • Government does not share information on its anti-trafficking efforts. • Capital: Tehran. • Population: 75,077,547 • Language: Persian and Persian dialects . • Religion: Muslim 98% (Shia 89%, Sunni 9%), other (includes Zoroastrian, Jewish, Christian, and Baha'i) 2% • Human Development Index Rank: 88 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  21. 21. Italy • High youth unemployment rates in the south of the country. • Important gateway for illicit drugs entering Europe and consumer of Latin American cocaine and Southwest Asian heroin; money laundering by organized crime and from smuggling. • Human trafficking is shifting into more private, hidden sectors, causing the identification of trafficking victims to become more difficult and complex. • Capital: Rome • Population: 60,097,564 • Language: Italian (official), German, Slovene • Religion: Roman Catholic 90%, other 10% (Protestant, Jewish and a growing Muslim community). • Human Development Index Rank: 18 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  22. 22. Ivory Coast • Since the end of the civil war in 2003 political turmoil has continued to damage the economy. • Population below poverty line: 42% • Trafficked children often face harsh treatment and extreme working conditions. • Police demonstrated a weak understanding of human trafficking by characterizing children found in a brothel raid as “voluntary prostitutes”. • Capital: Yamoussoukro • Population: 21,570,746 • Language: French, Jula , 60 native dialects like Dioula . • Religion: Muslim 38.6%, Christian 32.8%, indigenous 11.9%, none 16.7%. Foreigners: Muslim (70%) and Christian (20%) • Human Development Index Rank: 163 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  23. 23. Japan • One of the countries with a lower percentage of Christians. • Organized crime syndicates (the Yakuza) are believed to play a significant role in trafficking, both directly and indirectly. • A major destination country for persons trafficked from East Asia and a major transit point for traffic to North America and Europe. • Japanese men are still a significant source of demand for child sex tourism in Southeast Asia. • Capital: Tokyo • Population: 127,660,000 • Language: Japanese 98.5%, Koreans 0.5%, Chinese 0.4%, other 0.6% • Religion: Shintoism 83.9%, Buddhism 71.4%, Christianity 2%, other 7.8% • Human Development Index Rank: 10 of 182 FactsPrayer points
  24. 24. México • US has intensified security measures to control legal and illegal personnel, transport, and commodities across its border with Mexico. • Major drug-producing and transit nation; world's second largest opium poppy cultivator. • Women, girls, and boys are subjected to sexual servitude within the United States and Mexico, lured by false job offers from poor rural regions to urban, border, and tourist areas. • Capital: Mexico City • Population: 110,645,154 • Language: Spanish 92.7%, Sp. + indigenous languages 5.7%, indigenous only 0.8%, unspecified 0.8% • Religion: Roman Catholic 76.5%, Protestant 6.3% (Pentecostal 1.4%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.1%, other 3.8%), other 0.3%, unspecified 13.8%, none 3.1% • Human Development Index Rank: 53 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  25. 25. Netherlands • The sixth-largest economy in the euro- zone. • Major producer of synthetic drugs and cannabis cultivator; important gateway for cocaine, heroin, and hashish entering Europe; major source of US-bound and significant consumer of ecstasy. • Large financial sector vulnerable to money laundering. • Most victims of sex trafficking within the country are from Eastern Europe. • Capital: Amsterdam • Population: 16,653,346 • Language: Dutch (Netherlands), Frisian. Many also speak English. • Religion: Roman Catholic 30%, Dutch Reformed 11%, Calvinist 6%, other Protestant 3%, Muslim 5.8%, other 2.2%, none 42% • Human Development Index Rank: 6 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  26. 26. Nigeria • Oil-rich but hobbled by political instability, corruption, inadequate infrastructure, and poor macroeconomic management. • Safe haven for narco-traffickers operating worldwide; major money-laundering center. Massive criminal activity. • Women and children recruited for involuntary domestic servitude and sexual exploitation within the country and other countries in Europe and America. • Boys forced into street vending, domestic servitude, mining, and begging. • Capital: Abuja • Population: 158,258,917 • Language: English, Hausa, Yoruba, Igb o, Pidgin English, Igbo (Ibo), Fulani, 500 additional indigenous languages. • Religion: Muslim 50%, Christian 40%, indigenous beliefs 10% • Human Development Index Rank: 158 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  27. 27. Portugal • Seizing record amounts of Latin American cocaine destined for Europe. • Major consumer of Southwest Asian heroin. • Portuguese men and women are subjected to forced labor and/or forced prostitution after migrating to other destinations in Europe. • Capital: Lisbon • Population: 10,732,357 • Language: Portuguese (official), Mirandese • Religion: Roman Catholic 84.5%, other Christian 2.2%, other 0.3%, unknown 9%, none 3.9% • Human Development Index Rank: 34 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  28. 28. Russia • Large populations of non-practicing believers and non-believers. • Major source of heroin precursor chemicals; corruption and organized crime are key concerns; major consumer of opiates. • The government did not develop a formal system for the identification of trafficking victims or their referral to protective services; minimal efforts to identify or care for the large number of migrant workers vulnerable to labor exploitation. • Capital: Moscow • Population: 140,366,561 • Language: Russian • Religion: Russian Orthodox 15-20%, Muslim 10- 15%, other Christian 2% (2006 est.) • Human Development Index Rank: 71 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  29. 29. South Korea • Periodic incidents with North Korea in the Yellow Sea over the Northern Limit Line. • Men and women from different countries are recruited for employment or marriage, and subsequently subjected to forced prostitution or forced labor. • Approximately 500,000 low-skilled migrant workers from elsewhere in Asia, many of whom are working under the Employment Permit System. • Korean men continue to be a source of demand for child sex tourism in Southeast Asia. • Capital: Seoul • Population: 48,500,717 • Language: Korean • Religion: Christian 26.3% (Protestant 19.7%, Roman Catholic 6.6%), Buddhist 23.2%, other or unknown 1.3%, none 49.3% • Human Development Index Rank: 26 of 182 Facts Praying point
  30. 30. Spain • Spain's long coastline is used to land large shipments of cocaine and hashish for distribution to the European market; consumer of Latin American cocaine and North African hashish. • Money-laundering site for Colombian narcotics trafficking organizations and organized crime. • 90% of those engaged in prostitution are victims of forced prostitution, controlled by organized networks operating throughout the country. • Capital: Madrid • Population: 45,450,497 • Language: Castilian Spanish (official) 74%, Catalan 17%, Galician 7%, and Basque 2%. • Religion: Roman Catholic 94%, other 6% • Human Development Index Rank: 15 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  31. 31. Switzerland • Swiss law does not prohibit prostitution by minors aged 16 and 17 under any circumstances, leaving these teenagers potentially vulnerable to trafficking for commercial sexual exploitation. • A major international financial center vulnerable to the layering and integration stages of money laundering. • Capital: Bern (admin); Lausanne (judicial) • Population: 7,594,561 • Language: German (official) 64.9%, French (official) 22.6%, Italian (official) 8.3%, Serbo-Croatian 2.5%, Albanian 2.6%, Portuguese 3.4%, Spanish 2.2%, English 4.6%, Romansch (official) 0.5%, other 5.1% • Religion: Roman Catholic 41.8%, Protestant 35.3%, Muslim 4.3%, Orthodox 1.8%, other Christian 0.4%, other 1%, unspecified 4.3%, none 11.1% (2000 census) • Human Development Index Rank: 9 of 182 FactsPrayer points
  32. 32. United Kingdom • Has a great number of refugees: Somalia, Zimbabwe, Iran, Eritrea, Afghanistan, Iraq. • Is the second largest economy in Europe after Germany. • Major consumer of Southwest Asian heroin, Latin American cocaine, and synthetic drugs; money-laundering center. • Capital: London • Population: 62,129,818 • Language: English and regional languages: Scots, Scottish Gaelic, Welsh, Irish, Cornish . • Religion: Christian (Anglican, Roman Catholic,Presbyterian, Meth odist) 71.6%, Muslim 2.7%, Hindu 1%, other 1.6%, unspecified or none 23.1% • Human Development Index Rank: 21 of 18 Facts Prayer points
  33. 33. United States of America • World's largest consumer of cocaine, major consumer of ecstasy and methamphetamine, illicit producer of cannabis, marijuana, depressants, stimulants, hallucinogens, and methamphetamine; money-laundering center. • Trafficking occurs primarily for labor, most commonly in domestic servitude, agriculture, manufacturing, hotel services, construction and strip club dancing. • Capital: Washington DC • Population: 317,641,087 • Language: English 82.1%, Spanish 10.7%, other Indo-European 3.8%, Asian and Pacific Island 2.7%, other 0.7% • Religion: Protestant 51.3%, Roman Catholic 23.9%, Mormon 1.7%, other Christian 1.6%, Jewish 1.7%, Buddhist 0.7%, Muslim 0.6%, other or unspecified 2.5%, unaffiliated 12.1%, none 4% • Human Development Index Rank: 13 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  34. 34. Uruguay • Emigration of young adults and a low birth rate are causing population to age rapidly. • One of the most secular countries in the Americas. • Most victims are women and girls trafficked within the country to border and tourist areas for commercial sexual exploitation; some boys are also trafficked for the same purpose. • Lured by fraudulent recruitment offers, some women migrated to Spain and Italy, and were subsequently forced into prostitution. • Capital: Montevideo • Population: 3,372,222 • Language: Spanish • Religion: Roman Catholic 47.1%, non-Catholic Christians 11.1%, nondenominational 23.2%, Jewish 0.3%, atheist or agnostic 17.2%, other 1.1% • Human Development Index Rank: 50 of 182 Facts Prayer points
  35. 35. • https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/ • US Department of State: Trafficking in Persons Report 2010 http://www.state.gov/j/tip/rls/tiprpt/2010/index.htm http://www.state.gov/j/tip/rls/tiprpt/2010/142759.htm http://www.state.gov/j/tip/rls/tiprpt/2010/142760.htm http://www.state.gov/j/tip/rls/tiprpt/2010/142761.htm • http://hdr.undp.org/en/countries • http://www.ethnologue.com/browse/countries • http://www.morris.umn.edu/academics/laas/ Information Source
  36. 36. YWAM Kickoff www.ywamkickoff2014.com

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