Country: Korea, North

Number of People Groups

5

People Groups Unreached

2

Total Population

24,963,000

Unreached Population

24,659,000

% Christian Adherent

1.5%

% Evangelical

1.0 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Non-Religious 1.5 % 0.0 %
 French 500 French Christianity 61.1 % 1.0 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 178,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 7.9 % 5.7 %
 Korean 24,659,000 Korean Non-Religious 1.5 % 1.0 %
 Russian 5,100 Russian Christianity 66.9 % 1.2 %
  Totals:  5 24,843,000 2     1.5 % 1.0 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.5 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.0 %)
1.5 %
Ethnic Religions
15.7 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
69.1 %
Other / Small Religions
13.1 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
83.9 %
Orthodox
0.9 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
3.9 %
Roman Catholic
11.3 %
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

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Korea, North. 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 Korea, North
  • Christian ministry in Korea, North
  • 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


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