Country: Armenia

Number of People Groups

17

People Groups Unreached

4 (23.5%)

Progress Level

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Total
Population

2,917,000

Population in Unreached

39,000 (1.3%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

94.5%

% Evangelical

9.67%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

1.4%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed *
 Armenian 2,831,000 6,637,000 Armenian Christianity 96.00 % 10.11 % -
 Assyrian 15,000 740,000 Assyrian Neo-Aramaic Christianity 88.00 % 0.40 % -
 Azerbaijani 500 9,944,000 Azerbaijani, North Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Belarusian 900 10,003,000 Belarusian Christianity 50.00 % 1.80 % -
Deaf 15,000 47,601,000 Armenian Sign Language Christianity 94.43 % -
 Georgian 600 3,482,000 Georgian Christianity 78.00 % 0.80 % -
 Greek 900 10,234,000 Greek Christianity 90.00 % 0.50 % -
 Kurd, Kurmanji 2,200 15,724,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Moldavian 600 3,875,000 Romanian Christianity 82.00 % 4.70 % -
 Mordvinian 500 106,000 Erzya Christianity 60.00 % 2.00 % -
Romani, Armenian Bosha Unknown Unknown Lomavren Christianity 50.00 % 4.00 % -
 Romanian 600 20,387,000 Romanian Christianity 84.00 % 7.50 % -
 Russian 12,000 133,971,000 Russian Christianity 62.00 % 0.80 % -
 Tatar 500 6,422,000 Tatar Islam 1.50 % 0.00 % 1
 Udin 200 9,800 Udi Christianity 90.00 % 2.00 % -
 Ukrainian 1,200 37,099,000 Ukrainian Christianity 78.80 % 5.00 % -
 Yazidi 35,000 723,000 Kurdish, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  17 2,917,000         4 94.50 % 9.67 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 46,000                
  UN Country Population (2020) 2,963,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Aragatsotn 128,000
Ararat 250,000
Armavir 256,000
Erevan 1,020,000
Gegharkunik 226,000
Kotayk 244,000
Lori 227,000
Shirak 242,000
Syunik 137,000
Tavush 124,000
Vayots Dzor 50,000
Provinces:  11 2,904,000
UN Country Population 2,963,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 287,022,000 9,839.6 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.4 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 765,853,000 26,254.8 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 206,239,000 7,070.2 % 93.4 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 114,756,000 3,934.0 % 81.8 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.7 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
2,917,000




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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Armenian hye 1 0 Complete Bible
Armenian Sign Language aen 1 0 Translation Started
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic aii 1 0 Complete Bible
Azerbaijani, North azj 1 1 Complete Bible
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete Bible
Erzya myv 1 0 New Testament
Georgian kat 1 0 Complete Bible
Greek ell 1 0 Complete Bible
Kurdish, Northern kmr 2 2 Complete Bible
Lomavren rmi 1 0 Unspecified
Romanian ron 2 0 Complete Bible
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Tatar tat 1 1 Complete Bible
Udi udi 1 0 Unspecified
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete Bible
Totals: 15 17 4   9 11 12 11 6

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 9.7 %)
94.5 %
Ethnic Religions
1.2 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.1 %
Non-Religious
4.1 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
1.6 %
Orthodox
92.3 %
Other Christian
0.7 %
Protestant
0.4 %
Roman Catholic
4.5 %
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 groups who live 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 number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

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Armenia Statistics
People Groups 17
Unreached People Groups 4  (23.5%)
Population 2,917,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.2%
Population in Unreached 39,000  (1.3%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 94.5%
Percent Evangelical 9.7%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 1.4%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 4
Country Progress Level 4
Urbanization 63%
Continent Europe
Region Asia, Central
10/40 Window No
Country Code AM
Official Language(s) Armenian
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 29,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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