Union of Myanmar

Basin and delta of the Irrawaddy River ringed by a horseshoe of high mountains that isolates the country from India, China and Thailand.

Capital: Naypyidaw

Population: 50,495,672

Peoples: 142 (36% unreached)

Largest Religion: Buddhist

Buddhist 87.9%, Christian 6.2%, Muslim 4.3%, Animist 0.8%, Hindu 0.5%, other 0.2%, Non 0.1%


  1. Pray for peace and justice to reign in an impoverished land whose ethnically diverse peoples have suffered greatly. 
  2. Pray for effective evangelism that would penetrate the hearts of a staunchly Buddhist majority.
  3. Pray for those believers who face tremendous harassment and persecution for their Christian faith.