China/Hong Kong

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China/Hong Kong
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Hong Kong: World Factbook, 2009[1]

Area (Hong Kong)

1,104 sq km[1]

Population (Hong Kong)

7,055,071 (July 2009 est.)[1]

Languages (Hong Kong)

Chinese (Cantonese) 89.2% (official), other Chinese dialects 6.4%, English 3.2% (official), other 1.2% (2001 census)[1]

Religions (Hong Kong)

eclectic mixture of local religions 90%, Christian 10%[1]

Ethnicity (Hong Kong)

Chinese 95%, Filipino 1.6%, Indonesian 1.3%, other 2.1% (2006 census)[1]

Groups Associated with MWC

1 (2009)[2]

Membership in MWC Affiliated Churches

193 (2009)[2]

Hong Kong is an administrative region of China with a population of 16,601,707 (July 2009 est.)[1], bordering the South China Sea. In 2009 there was one organized Anabaptist-related group officially associated with Mennonite World Conference (MWC) with 193 total members.[2] Hong Kong is the only place in China with an official Anabaptist-Mennonite group.

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Anabaptist-Related Groups

In 2009 there was one Anabaptist-related group associated with MWC in Hong Kong with 193 members in 4 congregations:[2]

Annotated Bibliography

External Links

Mennonites in Hong Kong

Hong Kong on Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online.

China on Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online.

Mennonite Mission Network Website for China

Citations

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 "Hong Kong," CIA World Factbook. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/td.html (accessed 28 April 2010).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Mennonite, Brethren in Christ & Related Churches World Membership 2009," Mennonite World Conference. http://www.mwc-cmm.org/en15/files/Members%202009/World%20Membership%20summary.doc (accessed 23 April 2010).