Country: Bosnia-Herzegovina

Number of People Groups

15

People Groups Unreached

3 (20.0%)

Progress Level

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Total
Population

3,222,000

Population in Unreached

1,653,000 (51.3%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

40.7%

% Evangelical

0.26%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

2.1%
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 *
Albanian, general 2,600 664,000 Albanian, Tosk Christianity 40.00 % 0.10 % -
 Aromanian Unknown 316,000 Aromanian Christianity 84.00 % 0.80 % -
 Bosniak 1,650,000 2,820,000 Bosnian Islam 0.03 % 0.03 % 33
 Bulgarian 4,100 6,817,000 Bulgarian Christianity 85.00 % 2.00 % -
 Croat 508,000 5,299,000 Croatian Christianity 93.90 % 0.13 % -
Deaf 16,000 47,601,000 Language unknown Islam 40.98 % -
 Greek 1,600 10,235,000 Greek Christianity 95.00 % 0.30 % -
 Hungarian 4,000 11,495,000 Hungarian Christianity 85.00 % 4.00 % -
 Italian 3,500 38,274,000 Italian Christianity 83.00 % 0.50 % -
Jew, Serbian-speaking 400 2,300 Serbian Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Montenegrin 1,900 357,000 Serbian Christianity 70.00 % 0.10 % -
 Romani, Vlax 13,000 1,142,000 Romani, Vlax Christianity 60.00 % 0.50 % -
 Serb 1,013,000 10,002,000 Serbian Christianity 79.50 % 0.06 % -
 Turk 2,500 63,323,000 Turkish Islam 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ukrainian 1,800 37,099,000 Ukrainian Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 % -
  Totals:  15 3,222,000         3 40.73 % 0.26 % 35 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 59,000                
  UN Country Population (2020) 3,281,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Brčko 76,000
Federacija Bosna i Hercegovina 2,027,000
Repuplika Srpska 1,112,000
Provinces:  3 3,215,000
UN Country Population 3,281,000
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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 287,717,000 8,929.8 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 765,974,000 23,773.2 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 205,728,000 6,385.1 % 93.5 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 114,522,000 3,554.4 % 81.9 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
3,222,000



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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
Albanian, Tosk als 1 0 New Testament
Aromanian rup 1 0 Bible Portions
Bosnian bos 1 1 Complete Bible
Bulgarian bul 1 0 Complete Bible
Croatian hrv 1 0 Complete Bible
Greek ell 1 0 Complete Bible
Hungarian hun 1 0 Complete Bible
Italian ita 1 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Vlax rmy 1 0 Complete Bible
Serbian srp 3 1 Complete Bible
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete Bible
Unknown xxx 1 0 Unspecified
Totals: 13 15 3   11 9 12 11 8

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.3 %)
40.7 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
50.0 %
Non-Religious
9.2 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
61.3 %
Other Christian
0.6 %
Protestant
0.1 %
Roman Catholic
36.8 %
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 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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Bosnia-Herzegovina Statistics
People Groups 15
Unreached People Groups 3  (20.0%)
Population 3,222,000
Population Annual Growth Rate -0.2%
Population in Unreached 1,653,000  (51.3%)
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Christian Adherent 40.7%
Percent Evangelical 0.3%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 2.1%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 35
Country Progress Level 2
Urbanization 48%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Country Code BK
Official Language(s) Bosnian
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 32,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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