Country: Malta

Number of People Groups

10

People Groups Unreached

3 (30.0%)

Progress Level

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Total
Population

422,000

Population in Unreached

1,900 (0.5%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

96.6%

% Evangelical

1.54%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

2.3%
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 *
 Anglo-Australian 600 17,777,000 English Christianity 73.00 % 14.40 % -
 Arab 2,200 408,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Christianity 72.00 % 2.00 % -
 British 6,900 53,604,000 English Christianity 62.00 % 8.80 % -
Deaf 900 46,968,000 Maltese Sign Language Christianity 96.82 % -
 Italian 1,000 38,277,000 Italian Christianity 81.00 % 1.10 % -
Jew, Maltese Unknown Unknown Maltese Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Maltese 408,000 607,000 Maltese Christianity 97.80 % 1.43 % -
 Somali 1,100 23,131,000 Somali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tigray, Tigrinya 600 8,775,000 Tigrigna Christianity 90.00 % 2.00 % -
 Turk 800 61,304,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  10 422,000         3 96.56 % 1.54 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 18,000                
  UN Country Population (2019) 440,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Ċentrali 131,000
Għawdex 42,000
Nofsinhar 121,000
Tramuntana 10,000
Xlokk 127,000
Provinces:  5 431,000
UN Country Population 440,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 284,199,000 67,345.7 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.4 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 758,319,000 179,696.4 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 204,211,000 48,391.2 % 93.4 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 113,627,000 26,925.8 % 81.8 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.7 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
422,000
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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
Arabic, Egyptian Spoken arz 1 0 New Testament
English eng 2 0 Complete Bible
Italian ita 1 0 Complete Bible
Maltese mlt 2 1 Complete Bible
Maltese Sign Language mdl 1 0 Bible Portions
Somali som 1 1 Complete Bible
Tigrigna tir 1 0 Complete Bible
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Totals: 8 10 3   4 6 7 7 6

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.5 %)
96.6 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
1.7 %
Non-Religious
1.7 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.9 %
Independent
0.1 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
4.9 %
Protestant
0.6 %
Roman Catholic
93.1 %
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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  • Church planting agencies in Malta
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Malta Statistics
People Groups 10
Unreached People Groups 3  (30.0%)
Population 422,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.2%
Population in Unreached 1,900  (0.5%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 96.6%
Percent Evangelical 1.5%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 2.3%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 3
Country Progress Level 3
Urbanization 96%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Western
10/40 Window No
Country Code MT
Official Language(s) MalteseEnglish
Literacy Rate 94%
Estimated Illiterate Population 25,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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