Ukrainian in Ukraine

Population

33,740,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Introduction / History

Second only to the Russians as the former Soviet Union's largest ethnic group, the hardworking Ukrainians proudly maintain their colorful folk culture (with music and art playing an important role), and their distinctive literary tradition. Kiev is the third largest metropolis in the former USSR, after Moscow and St. Petersburg. Historic ties to Poland and a Cossack tradition contribute to the Ukrainian heritage. Ukrainians love good food and drink and have a hearty zest for life. Often referred to as the breadbasket of the former Soviet Union, Ukraine is the primary grain-producing region. It also boasts great mineral wealth and has a productive iron and steel manufacturing economy.

Ukraine, which covers 603,000 sq.km., lies to the north of the Black Sea in southwest European Russia. Its capital is Kiev. There are also large numbers of Ukrainians in Siberia and northern Kazakhstan.


Prayer Points

* Pray that they base their love of life upon relationship with Christ, and become passionate evangelists.
* Pray for healing of the ancient mistrust between Russia and Ukraine.
* Pray for a just resolution of the dispute between Orthodox and Catholics over church properties.


Profile Source:   Hope for Europe  

People Name General Ukrainian
People Name in Country Ukrainian
Population in Ukraine 33,740,000
World Population 37,988,000
Countries 43
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster Slav, Eastern
People Name General Ukrainian
Ethnic Code CEW22k

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ukrainian (33,740,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ukrainian 33,740,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1869-1942)
New Testament Yes   (1880-1997)
Complete Bible Yes   (1903-2007)
Audio Bible Online
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Ukrainian
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Scripture Bible Gateway Scripture
Scripture Bible-in-Your-Language
Scripture Bibles, Bible League
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
75.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
25.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
3.0 %
Orthodox
77.0 %
Other Christian
2.0 %
Protestant
5.0 %
Roman Catholic
13.0 %
Photo Source: Viktor Velichko  
Profile Source: Hope for Europe  
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