Country: Slovakia

Number of People Groups

29

People Groups Unreached

2 (6.9%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

5,414,000

Population in Unreached

3,800 (0.1%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

92.58%

% Evangelical

1.46%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

1.9%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed *
 Austrian, Bavarian 2,600 14,499,000 Bavarian Christianity 72.00 % 1.00 % -
 Belarusian 11,000 9,393,000 Belarusian Christianity 68.00 % 1.30 % -
 British 2,800 54,300,000 English Christianity 59.00 % 8.00 % -
 Bulgarian 1,700 6,996,000 Bulgarian Christianity 80.00 % 1.90 % -
 Chinese, general 2,700 15,579,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 7.00 % 1.00 % -
 Croat 1,300 5,328,000 Croatian Christianity 92.00 % 0.40 % -
 Czech 12,000 10,903,000 Czech Non-Religious 26.00 % 0.70 % -
 Deaf 11,000 48,207,000 Slovakian Sign Language Christianity 93.34 % -
 French 1,600 50,718,000 French Christianity 61.00 % 0.70 % -
 German 4,600 66,472,000 German, Standard Christianity 64.00 % 2.10 % -
 Hungarian 452,000 11,717,000 Hungarian Christianity 90.00 % 2.80 % -
 Italian 3,100 38,258,000 Italian Christianity 83.00 % 1.10 % -
 Jew, Slovak-speaking 2,600 2,600 Slovak Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Korean 1,500 81,133,000 Korean Non-Religious 29.00 % 15.00 % -
 Macedonian 1,700 1,947,000 Macedonian Christianity 69.00 % 0.20 % -
 Norwegian 1,000 4,752,000 Norwegian Christianity 90.00 % 7.00 % -
 Persian 1,200 42,533,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 3.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Polish 6,100 42,436,000 Polish Christianity 88.00 % 0.30 % -
 Romani, Carpathian 104,000 215,000 Romani, Carpathian Christianity 85.00 % 1.00 % -
Romani, Slovak 33,000 99,000 Slovak Christianity 80.00 % 1.00 % -
 Romani, Vlax 700 1,135,000 Romani, Vlax Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 % -
 Romanian 7,400 21,169,000 Romanian Christianity 90.00 % 7.00 % -
 Russian 5,700 134,985,000 Russian Christianity 68.00 % 1.20 % -
 Ruthenian 56,000 586,000 Rusyn Christianity 87.00 % 3.00 % -
 Serb 16,000 9,910,000 Serbian Christianity 80.00 % 1.00 % -
 Slovak 4,621,000 5,081,000 Slovak Christianity 94.00 % 1.30 % -
 Spaniard 1,300 28,760,000 Spanish Christianity 80.00 % 1.80 % -
 Ukrainian 42,000 37,190,000 Ukrainian Christianity 75.00 % 3.80 % -
 Vietnamese 6,800 85,922,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 8.00 % 2.00 % -
  Totals:  29 5,414,000         2 92.58 % 1.46 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 47,000                
  UN Country Population (2021) 5,461,000                
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Province Estimated
Population
Banskobystrický 661,000
Bratislavský 602,000
Košický 792,000
Nitriansky 690,000
Prešovský 815,000
Trenčiansky 594,000
Trnavský 555,000
Žilinský 689,000
Provinces:  8 5,398,000
UN Country Population 5,461,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 289,990,000 5,356.3 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 774,293,000 14,301.7 % 70.2 % 24.9 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 207,376,000 3,830.4 % 93.5 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 115,473,000 2,132.9 % 81.9 % 1.5 % 9.1 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
5,414,000
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Language Code # Peoples
w/ this Primary
Language
# Unreached
w/ this Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Bavarian bar 1 0 Complete Bible
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete Bible
Bulgarian bul 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Croatian hrv 1 0 Complete Bible
Czech ces 1 0 Complete Bible
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete Bible
Hungarian hun 1 0 Complete Bible
Italian ita 1 0 Complete Bible
Korean kor 1 0 Complete Bible
Macedonian mkd 1 0 Complete Bible
Norwegian nor 1 0 Complete Bible
Persian, Iranian pes 1 1 Complete Bible
Polish pol 1 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Carpathian rmc 1 0 New Testament
Romani, Vlax rmy 1 0 Complete Bible
Romanian ron 1 0 Complete Bible
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Rusyn rue 1 0 Bible Portions
Serbian srp 1 0 Complete Bible
Slovak slk 3 1 Complete Bible
Slovakian Sign Language svk 1 0 Translation Started
Spanish spa 1 0 Complete Bible
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete Bible
Vietnamese vie 1 0 Complete Bible
Totals: 27 29 2   23 23 24 25 19

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.1 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.5 %)
92.6 %
Ethnic Religions
0.1 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
7.1 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.4 %
Orthodox
1.7 %
Other Christian
1.9 %
Protestant
11.5 %
Roman Catholic
83.8 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Slovakia. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Slovakia
  • Christian ministry in Slovakia
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Slovakia Statistics
People Groups 29
Unreached People Groups 2  (6.9%)
Population 5,414,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.1%
Population in Unreached 3,800  (0.1%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 92.6%
Percent Evangelical 1.5%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 1.9%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 2
Country Progress Level 3
Urbanization 54%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Country Code LO
Official Language(s) SlovakHungarian
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 54,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked


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