Country: Hungary

Number of People Groups

26

People Groups Unreached

5

Total Population

9,826,000

Unreached Population

140,000

% Christian Adherent

86.2%

% Evangelical

2.7 %

Largest Religion

Christianity (86.2%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Americans, U.S. 2,900 English Christianity 80.0 % 28.9 %
 Arab, general 5,300 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 4.0 % 0.5 %
 Armenian, Ermeni 3,400 Armenian Christianity 96.0 % 9.0 %
 Bosniak 20,000 Bosnian Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 British 5,100 English Christianity 60.0 % 8.0 %
 Bulgarian 6,100 Bulgarian Christianity 80.0 % 1.9 %
 Chinese, general 6,500 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 8.0 % 5.7 %
 Croat 26,000 Croatian Christianity 93.0 % 0.4 %
 Deaf Unknown Hungarian Sign Language Christianity 88.0 % 2.9 %
 German 179,000 German, Standard Christianity 64.0 % 2.1 %
 Greek 4,500 Greek Christianity 92.0 % 0.4 %
 Gypsy, Hungarian 304,000 Romani, Balkan Christianity 93.0 % 2.0 %
 Hungarian, Magyar 8,988,000 Hungarian Christianity 87.9 % 2.8 %
 Jew, Hungarian 109,000 Hungarian E Ethnic Religions 0.1 % 0.1 %
 Macedonian 7,100 Macedonian Christianity 64.0 % 0.2 %
 Polish 6,800 Polish Christianity 90.0 % 0.3 %
 Romanian 34,000 Romanian Christianity 96.0 % 5.4 %
 Russian 13,000 Russian Christianity 67.0 % 1.2 %
 Ruthenian 3,700 Hungarian Christianity 90.0 % 0.0 %
 Serb 9,700 Serbian Christianity 85.0 % 1.0 %
 Slovak 34,000 Slovak Christianity 93.0 % 1.2 %
Slovene, Prekmurian 2,700 Slovene Christianity 95.0 % 0.2 %
 South Asian, general 400 Hindi Hinduism 4.0 % 2.0 %
 Turk 5,700 Turkish Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ukrainian 7,100 Ukrainian Christianity 79.0 % 3.8 %
 Vietnamese 3,400 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.0 % 1.4 %
  Totals:  26 9,787,000 5     86.2 % 2.7 %  
RELIGIONS
Buddhism
0.0%
Christianity
  Evangelical
86.2%
2.7%
Ethnic Religions
2.0%
Hinduism
0.0%
Islam
0.5%
Non-Religious
11.2%
Other / Small Religions
0.0%
Unknown
0.0%
CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS
Anglican
0.0%
Independent
1.3%
Protestant
28.0%
Roman Catholic
66.0%
Orthodox
1.7%
Other Christian
2.8%

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 Hungary. Internet searches are probably the best way to find such an organization. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Hungary
  • Christian ministry in Hungary
  • 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 Hungary 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 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
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
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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