Country: Montenegro

Number of People Groups

16

People Groups Unreached

3 (18.8%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

599,000

Population in Unreached

55,000 (9.2%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

74.3%

% Evangelical

0.26%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

5.2%
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 *
 Albanian 30,000 5,179,000 Albanian, Gheg Islam 31.00 % 0.20 % -
 Aromanian 900 320,000 Aromanian Christianity 85.00 % 0.80 % -
 Bosniak 52,000 2,820,000 Bosnian Islam 0.30 % 0.04 % 1
 Bulgarian 1,300 6,817,000 Bulgarian Christianity 80.00 % 1.90 % -
 Croat 5,900 5,299,000 Croatian Christianity 91.00 % 0.40 % -
Deaf 1,300 47,601,000 Croatia Sign Language Christianity 77.05 % -
Egyptian, Balkan 2,000 22,000 Albanian, Tosk Islam 3.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Macedonian 900 1,933,000 Macedonian Christianity 65.00 % 0.20 % -
 Montenegrin 298,000 357,000 Serbian Christianity 85.00 % 0.30 % -
 Romani, Balkan 5,100 1,239,000 Romani, Balkan Christianity 60.00 % 0.50 % -
 Romanian 3,100 20,387,000 Romanian Christianity 97.00 % 5.40 % -
 Russian 1,000 133,971,000 Russian Christianity 60.00 % 2.00 % -
 Ruthenian 1,700 566,000 Rusyn Christianity 91.00 % 3.00 % -
 Serb 189,000 9,999,000 Serbian Christianity 84.00 % 0.15 % -
 Slovak 5,900 5,152,000 Slovak Christianity 93.00 % 1.20 % -
 Turk 600 63,339,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  16 599,000         3 74.25 % 0.26 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 29,000                
  UN Country Population (2020) 628,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Andrijevica 5,100
Bar 42,000
Berane 27,000
Bijelo Polje 46,000
Budva 19,000
Cetinje 17,000
Danilovgrad 18,000
Herceg Novi 31,000
Kolašin 8,400
Kotor 23,000
Mojkovac 8,600
Nikšic 72,000
Plav 9,100
Pljevlja 31,000
Plužine 3,200
Podgorica 186,000
Rožaje 23,000
Šavnik 2,100
Tivat 14,000
Ulcinj 20,000
Žabljak 3,600
Provinces:  21 609,000
UN Country Population 628,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 287,022,000 47,916.9 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.4 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 765,853,000 127,855.3 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 206,239,000 34,430.6 % 93.4 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 114,756,000 19,157.9 % 81.8 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.7 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
599,000



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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, Gheg aln 1 0 New Testament
Albanian, Tosk als 1 1 New Testament
Aromanian rup 1 0 Bible Portions
Bosnian bos 1 1 Complete Bible
Bulgarian bul 1 0 Complete Bible
Croatia Sign Language csq 1 0 Translation Started
Croatian hrv 1 0 Complete Bible
Macedonian mkd 1 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Balkan rmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Romanian ron 1 0 Complete Bible
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Rusyn rue 1 0 Bible Portions
Serbian srp 2 0 Complete Bible
Slovak slk 1 0 Complete Bible
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Totals: 15 16 3   12 9 13 13 8

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.3 %)
74.3 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
19.2 %
Non-Religious
6.6 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.1 %
Orthodox
91.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
1.0 %
Roman Catholic
7.4 %
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.

Networking Possibilities

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Montenegro Statistics
People Groups 16
Unreached People Groups 3  (18.8%)
Population 599,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.0%
Population in Unreached 55,000  (9.2%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 74.3%
Percent Evangelical 0.3%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 5.2%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 3
Country Progress Level 3
Urbanization 67%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Country Code MJ
Official Language(s) Serbian
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 6,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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