North America covers an area of about 9,540,000 square miles, about 4.8% of the planet’s surface or about 16.5% of its land area. As of July 2008, its population was estimated at nearly 529 million people across 23 independent states, representing about 7.5% of the human population. North America is the third-largest continent in area, following Asia and Africa, and the fourth in population after Asia, Africa, and Europe.
We support several missionaries in North America. Michael and Michelle Bowen, Jim and Connie Hertzler, Luetta Millheim, Candy Preston, Ken and Bonnie Rudeen, Brian and Nicki Waltmann, and Cindy Wells.