Country: Malta

Number of People Groups

10

People Groups Unreached

3 (30.0%)

Total Population

403,000

Unreached Population

1,900 (0.5%)

% Professing Christian

96.6%

% Evangelical

1.33 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

100 %

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Anglo-Australian 600 17,790,000 English Christianity 73.00 % 14.40 %
 Arab 2,100 1,068,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Christianity 72.00 % 2.00 %
 British 6,600 51,663,000 English Christianity 62.00 % 8.80 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Maltese Sign Language Christianity 95.00 % 1.30 %
 Italian 900 38,042,000 Italian Christianity 81.00 % 1.10 %
Jew, Maltese Unknown Unknown Maltese Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Maltese 390,000 596,000 Maltese Christianity 97.80 % 1.20 %
 Somali 1,000 19,457,000 Somali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tigrai, Tigrinya 500 8,954,000 Tigrigna Christianity 90.00 % 2.00 %
 Turk 800 59,170,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  10 403,000       3   96.56 % 1.33 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 17,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 420,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.3 %)
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
93.3 %
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

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Malta. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Malta
  • Christian ministry in Malta
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Ministry Listing
Below is a partial list of ministries that may work in Malta or Western Europe. The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. This data is from circa 2006-2008 and is not being maintained by Joshua Project. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.

In Malta Size
Ripe for Harvest Incorporated Medium
Malta Statistics
People Groups 10
Unreached People Groups 3  (30.0%)
Population 403,000
Population in Unreached 1,900  (0.5%)
Urbanization 95%
Continent Europe
Region Western Europe
10/40 Window No
Country Code MT
Official National Language Maltese
Secondary National Language English
Literacy Rate 100%
Estimated Illiterate Population 0
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 96.6%
Percent Evangelical 1.3%
Country Progress Level 2
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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