Statistics for Christian Mission for the Deaf
The following table gives an idea of the statistical challenges faced by Christian Mission for the Deaf, and the number of schools and/or Sunday schools opened in each country. It lists the schools opened by Dr. Foster from 1957-1987.
|Country||Est Deaf Population||Schools Opened|
|Central Africa Rep||3,375||1|
|Dem. Rep. of Congo (Zaire)||49,000||13|
Some of the schools have closed due to civil war and political unrest. Management of some schools has been handed over by local governments or to other evangelical groups. A number of other organizations now open and/or support schools in Africa, and they can be found on Google.