Over 80% of Venezuelans live along the country’s Caribbean coastal belt. The economy is growing with over 80% of export earnings coming from oil production.
After years of dictatorships, religious freedom is beginning to solidify. Local Christians are on a mission to plant 25,000 new churches by 2015 and evangelicalism is increasingly recognized as a legitimate expression of Christian community in a Catholic-controlled society.
Life Expectancy: 74 Years
Religions: Roman Catholicism (96%), Protestant Christianity (2%)