Country: Czech Republic

Number of People Groups

62

People Groups Unreached

19

Total Population

10,512,000

Unreached Population

25,000

% Christian Adherent

27.2%

% Evangelical

0.7 %

Largest Religion

Non-Religious (69.5%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Afghan, general 200 Pashto, Southern Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Afrikaner 100 Afrikaans Christianity 90.0 % 28.0 %
Albanian, general 200 Albanian, Tosk Islam 30.0 % 0.7 %
 Albanian, Gheg 400 Albanian, Gheg Islam 25.0 % 1.0 %
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking 500 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.3 % 0.2 %
 Americans, U.S. 2,900 English Christianity 82.0 % 28.9 %
 Arab, Iraqi 300 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 1.6 % 0.0 %
 Arab, Lebanese 200 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 32.0 % 0.5 %
 Arab, Moroccan 200 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arab, Northern Yemeni 200 Arabic, Sanaani Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arab, Palestinian 100 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 1.6 % 0.0 %
 Arab, Syrian 400 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 6.0 % 0.0 %
 Arab, Tunisian 400 Arabic, Tunisian Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Austrian, Bavarian 1,200 Bavarian Christianity 83.0 % 0.5 %
 Azerbaijani, North 100 Azerbaijani, North Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Belarusian 2,700 Belarusan Christianity 71.0 % 1.3 %
 Bosniak 1,500 Bosnian Islam 0.3 % 0.1 %
Brazilian, general 100 English Christianity 91.0 % 26.0 %
 Bulgarian 3,200 Bulgarian Christianity 80.0 % 1.9 %
 Burmese 100 Burmese Buddhism 2.0 % 1.0 %
 Chinese, general 3,500 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 9.0 % 5.7 %
 Croat 2,000 Croatian Christianity 92.0 % 0.4 %
 Czech 9,820,000 Czech Non-Religious 26.0 % 0.7 %
 Deaf Unknown Czech Sign Language Non-Religious 26.0 % 2.9 %
Fleming 200 Vlaams Christianity 62.0 % 0.6 %
 French 800 French Christianity 61.0 % 1.0 %
 Georgian 400 Georgian Christianity 79.0 % 1.5 %
 German 4,500 German, Standard Christianity 64.0 % 2.1 %
 Greek 700 Greek Christianity 92.0 % 0.4 %
Gypsy, Slovak 65,000 Slovak Non-Religious 35.0 % 0.5 %
 Hungarian 15,000 Hungarian Christianity 88.0 % 2.8 %
Irish 100 English Christianity 92.0 % 1.5 %
 Italian 1,300 Italian Christianity 83.0 % 1.1 %
 Japanese 200 Japanese Buddhism 1.5 % 0.5 %
Jew, Czech 14,000 Czech E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kazakh 1,900 Kazakh Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kyrgyz 300 Kyrgyz Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Macedonian 1,000 Macedonian Christianity 66.0 % 0.2 %
 Moldavian 2,800 Romanian Christianity 73.0 % 3.7 %
 Mongol, Khalka 2,400 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.2 % 0.1 %
 Persian 100 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Polish, Pole 21,000 Polish Christianity 90.0 % 0.3 %
 Portuguese 11,000 Portuguese Christianity 94.0 % 3.0 %
 Romani, Carpathian 299,000 Romani, Carpathian Non-Religious 35.0 % 0.7 %
 Romani, Sinte, Manush 5,300 Romani, Sinte Non-Religious 35.0 % 1.0 %
 Romani, Vlax 500 Romani, Vlax Non-Religious 30.0 % 0.4 %
 Russian 14,000 Russian Christianity 67.0 % 1.2 %
 Ruthenian 1,200 Rusyn Christianity 90.0 % 0.5 %
 Serb 1,600 Serbian Christianity 80.0 % 0.6 %
Silesian, Upper 11,000 Silesian, Lower Christianity 85.0 % 1.0 %
 Slovak 31,000 Slovak Christianity 93.0 % 1.2 %
Slovene 200 Slovene Christianity 54.0 % 0.0 %
 South Asian, general 500 Hindi Hinduism 4.0 % 2.2 %
 Spaniard 200 Spanish Christianity 77.0 % 1.0 %
 Thai, Central 100 Thai Buddhism 1.0 % 0.0 %
 Turk 2,000 Turkish Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ukrainian 50,000 Ukrainian Christianity 79.0 % 3.8 %
Umbundu 100 Umbundu Christianity 95.0 % 8.0 %
 Uzbek, Northern 200 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Vietnamese 38,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.0 % 1.8 %
 Yoruba 400 Yoruba Christianity 58.0 % 14.0 %
Yugoslav former, general 1,500 Serbian Christianity 50.0 % 0.5 %
  Totals:  62 10,439,000 19     27.2 % 0.7 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.2 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.7 %)
27.2 %
Ethnic Religions
0.2 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.1 %
Non-Religious
69.5 %
Other / Small Religions
2.8 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
2.9 %
Orthodox
2.7 %
Other Christian
10.3 %
Protestant
7.3 %
Roman Catholic
76.8 %
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 Group who lives 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 population to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Czech Republic. 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 Czech Republic
  • Christian ministry in Czech Republic
  • 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

Ministry Listing
Below is a partial list of ministries that may work in Czech Republic or Eastern Europe and Eurasia. The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. This data is from circa 2006-2008 and is not being maintained by Joshua Project. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
In Eastern Europe and Eurasia Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism) Large
Anglican Frontier Missions Small
Assemblies of God World Missions Large
Awana Clubs, International Medium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, International Medium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI) Medium
Baptist Mid-Missions Medium
BCM International Medium
Bible League Medium
Campus Crusade for Christ, International Large
Child Evangelism Fellowship Medium
Christian Church of North America - Missions Small
Church of God of Prophecy Medium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission Department Medium
Church World Service Medium
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Medium
Eastern European Outreach Small
Educational Services International Medium
EFCA International Mission Medium
Every Home for Christ Medium
Final Frontiers Foundation Large
Free Methodist World Missions Medium
Galcom International Small
GO International Small
InterComm Small
International Christian Ministries Canada Small
International Street Kids Outreach Ministries Medium
Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod Medium
Mailbox Club International Small
Navigators, International Missions Group Medium
One Mission Society Medium
Open Bible Churches Small
People International USA Medium
Pioneers Medium
Salvation Army Medium
Seventh-day Adventists General Conference Medium
Silent Word Ministries Small
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission Board Large
Team Expansion Medium
Tentmakers International Small
United Methodist Church Medium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign Missions Medium
United World Mission Medium
Worldwide Tentmakers, Incorporated Small
Young Life Medium
Youth with a Mission Large

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