COCOS (KEELING) ISLANDS
A. THE TERRITORY
Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands is two atolls and 27 coral islands
halfway between Australia and Sri Lanka. It is a non-governing
dependent territory of Australia and is dependent on assistance and food
supplies. Coconut plantation is the sole crop and there is a small
income from tourism.
B. THE PEOPLE
The population is ~675 and languages Malay and English.
~72% are Malay, ~24% European, ~4% Chinese.
~71.4% are Muslim, ~19.4% claim to be Christian, ~6.3%
Operation World, Jason Mandryk. Colorado Springs: Biblica Publishing, 2010.