Country: Macedonia

Number of People Groups

22

People Groups Unreached

9

Total Population

2,111,000

Unreached Population

639,000

% Christian Adherent

63.7%

% Evangelical

0.2 %

Largest Religion

Christianity (63.7%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Albanian, Gheg 603,000 Albanian, Gheg Islam 4.0 % 0.4 %
 Arab 6,400 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 5.0 % 0.5 %
 Aromanian 10,000 Aromanian Christianity 84.0 % 0.8 %
 Balkan Gagauz Turkish, Yoruk 2,100 Balkan Gagauz Turkish Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bosniak 18,000 Bosnian Islam 0.2 % 0.1 %
 Bulgarian 1,700 Bulgarian Christianity 80.0 % 1.9 %
 Croat 2,500 Croatian Christianity 92.0 % 0.4 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Christianity 65.0 % 0.0 %
Egyptian, Balkan 3,800 Albanian, Tosk Islam 2.0 % 0.0 %
 French 400 French Christianity 61.0 % 1.0 %
 Gorani 2,100 Macedonian Islam 5.0 % 0.0 %
 Greek 600 Greek Christianity 91.0 % 0.4 %
 Italian 200 Italian Christianity 83.0 % 1.1 %
Jew, Serbian Speaking 100 Serbian E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Macedonian 1,342,000 Macedonian Christianity 93.0 % 0.2 %
Meglenite, Vlasi 2,100 Romanian, Megleno Christianity 83.0 % 0.1 %
 Montenegrin 2,500 Serbian Christianity 77.0 % 0.0 %
 Pomak 2,100 Bulgarian Islam 1.0 % 0.9 %
 Romani, Balkan 56,000 Romani, Balkan Islam 25.0 % 0.5 %
 Romani, Vlax 10,000 Romani, Vlax Christianity 60.0 % 1.0 %
 Serb 38,000 Serbian Christianity 80.0 % 0.4 %
 Turk 1,700 Turkish Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  22 2,105,000 9     63.7 % 0.2 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.2 %)
63.7 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
34.4 %
Non-Religious
1.9 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.1 %
Orthodox
96.5 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.4 %
Roman Catholic
3.0 %
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 Macedonia. 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 Macedonia
  • Christian ministry in Macedonia
  • 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 Macedonia 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 Macedonia Size
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 God, Cleveland, Tennessee 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
New Hope International 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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