Country: Moldova

Number of People Groups

23

People Groups Unreached

6 (26.1%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

3,275,000

Population in Unreached

11,000 (0.3%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

75.90%

% Evangelical

4.61%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

3.2%
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 2,200 5,702,000 Armenian, Western Christianity 94.00 % 8.70 % -
 Azerbaijani 2,000 9,102,000 Azerbaijani, North Islam 2.50 % 0.20 % 1
 Belarusian 15,000 9,027,000 Belarusian Christianity 71.00 % 1.30 % -
 Bulgarian 50,000 6,653,000 Bulgarian Christianity 80.00 % 1.90 % -
 Chuvash 900 1,109,000 Chuvash Christianity 35.00 % 0.20 % -
 Deaf 25,000 50,266,000 Moldova Sign Language Christianity 73.36 % -
 French 46,000 50,635,000 French Christianity 63.00 % 1.00 % -
 Gagauz 122,000 166,000 Gagauz Christianity 90.00 % 5.78 % -
 Georgian 800 3,228,000 Georgian Christianity 85.00 % 1.30 % -
 German 5,600 67,020,000 German, Standard Christianity 64.00 % 2.10 % -
 Jewish, Eastern Yiddish-speaking 1,600 794,000 Yiddish, Eastern Ethnic Religions ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kazakh 800 16,898,000 Kazakh Islam 12.00 % 0.70 % -
 Lithuanian 700 2,756,000 Lithuanian Christianity 85.00 % 1.10 % -
 Moldovan 2,514,000 3,042,000 Romanian Christianity 74.00 % 4.92 % -
 Polish 1,400 45,098,000 Polish Christianity 90.00 % 0.30 % -
 Romani, Balkan 9,000 952,000 Romani, Balkan Christianity 83.00 % 0.24 % -
 Romanian 187,000 21,564,000 Romanian Christianity 97.00 % 5.40 % -
 Russian 108,000 135,843,000 Russian Christianity 75.00 % 1.20 % -
 Tatar 2,600 5,723,000 Tatar Islam 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Tatar, Crimean 1,800 876,000 Crimean Tatar Islam ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Turk 1,500 67,389,000 Turkish Islam ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ukrainian 175,000 32,483,000 Ukrainian Christianity 79.00 % 3.80 % -
 Uzbek, Northern 1,100 32,964,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.80 % 0.30 % 1
  Totals:  23 3,275,000         6 75.90 % 4.61 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 55,000                
  UN Country Population (2024) 3,330,000                

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Province Estimated
Population
Anenii Noi 71,000
Bălţi 111,000
Basarabeasca 25,000
Bender 79,000
Briceni 68,000
Cahul 103,000
Calarasi 65,000
Cantemir 52,000
Causeni 79,000
Chişinău 622,000
Cimişlia 53,000
Criuleni 62,000
Donduseni 40,000
Drochia 75,000
Dubăsari 30,000
Edineţ 70,000
Făleşti 78,000
Floreşti 77,000
Găgăuzia 135,000
Glodeni 53,000
Hîncesti 104,000
Ialoveni 85,000
Leova 44,000
Nisporeni 56,000
Ocniţa 49,000
Orhei 101,000
Rezina 42,000
Rîşcani 60,000
Sîngerei 75,000
Şoldăneşti 36,000
Soroca 82,000
Ştefan Voda 6,100
Străşeni 77,000
Taraclia 37,000
Teleneşti 61,000
Transnistria 407,000
Ungheni 96,000
Provinces:  37 3,366,000
UN Country Population 3,330,000
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Language Code # Peoples
w/ this Primary
Language
# Unreached
w/ this Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
YouVersion
Bible
Resources
Faith Comes
By Hearing
Bible Resources
Jesus Film
Online
Global
Recordings
Resources
Gospel
Tract
Online
Armenian, Western hyw 1 0 Complete Bible
Azerbaijani, North azj 1 1 Complete Bible
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete Bible
Bulgarian bul 1 0 Complete Bible
Chuvash chv 1 0 Complete Bible
Crimean Tatar crh 1 1 Complete Bible
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
Gagauz gag 1 0 New Testament
Georgian kat 1 0 Complete Bible
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete Bible
Kazakh kaz 1 0 Complete Bible
Lithuanian lit 1 0 Complete Bible
Moldova Sign Language vsi 1 0 Bible Portions
Polish pol 1 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Balkan rmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Romanian ron 2 0 Complete Bible
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Tatar tat 1 1 Complete Bible
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete Bible
Uzbek, Northern uzn 1 1 Complete Bible
Yiddish, Eastern ydd 1 1 Complete Bible
Totals: 22 23 6   21 21 21 19 15
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Moldova Statistics
People Groups 23
Unreached People Groups 6  (26.1%)
Population 3,275,000
Population Annual Growth Rate -0.2%
Population in Unreached 11,000  (0.3%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 75.9%
Percent Evangelical 4.6%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 3.2%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 6
Country Progress Level 4
Urbanization 43%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Country Code MD
Official Language(s) RomanianRussian
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 33,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked



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