Country: Slovenia

Number of People Groups


People Groups Unreached

1 (6.7%)

Total Population


Population in Unreached

88,000 (4.3%)

% Professing Christian


% Evangelical

0.13 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

100 %

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Primary Religion % Professing
 Albanian, Gheg 6,400 3,228,000 Albanian, Gheg Islam 30.00 % 0.50 %
Austrian, Bavarian 5,600 14,746,000 Bavarian Christianity 83.00 % 0.50 %
 Bosniak 88,000 2,966,000 Bosnian Islam 0.30 % 0.04 %
 Croat 35,000 5,283,000 Croatian Christianity 94.00 % 0.35 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Yugoslavian Sign Language Christianity 54.00 % 0.10 %
 German 13,000 64,480,000 German, Standard Christianity 65.00 % 2.10 %
 Hungarian 8,800 11,570,000 Hungarian Christianity 88.00 % 2.80 %
 Italian 4,200 37,093,000 Italian Christianity 83.00 % 1.10 %
 Macedonian 4,100 2,012,000 Macedonian Christianity 66.00 % 0.20 %
 Montenegrin 4,600 355,000 Serbian Christianity 77.00 % 0.40 %
 Romani, Sinte 4,200 221,000 Romani, Sinte Christianity 92.00 % 7.00 %
 Serbo-Croatian 57,000 7,732,000 Serbian Christianity 80.00 % 0.15 %
Slovene 1,808,000 1,985,000 Slovene Christianity 54.00 % 0.08 %
 Ukrainian 600 38,181,000 Ukrainian Christianity 77.00 % 3.80 %
Venetian, Istrian 5,300 3,606,000 Venetian Christianity 83.00 % 1.00 %
  Totals:  15 2,045,000       1   53.63 % 0.13 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 24,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 2,069,000              
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0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.1 %)
53.6 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
0.0 %
4.5 %
41.9 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
0.0 %

0.0 %
0.6 %
7.6 %
Other Christian
12.5 %
4.7 %
Roman Catholic
71.5 %

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 Slovenia. 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 Slovenia
  • Christian ministry in Slovenia
  • 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 Slovenia or Eastern Europe and Eurasia. 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 Slovenia Size
Bethany International Ministries Medium
Global Fellowship Medium
In Eastern Europe and Eurasia Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism) Large
Anglican Frontier Missions Small
Assemblies of God World Missions Large
Awana Clubs, International Medium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, International Medium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI) Medium
Baptist Mid-Missions Medium
BCM International Medium
Bible League Medium
Campus Crusade for Christ, International Large
Child Evangelism Fellowship Medium
Christian Church of North America - Missions Small
Church of God of Prophecy Medium
Church of God, Cleveland, Tennessee Medium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission Department Medium
Church World Service Medium
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Medium
Eastern European Outreach Small
Educational Services International Medium
EFCA International Mission Medium
Every Home for Christ Medium
Final Frontiers Foundation Large
Free Methodist World Missions Medium
Galcom International Small
GO International Small
InterComm Small
International Christian Ministries Canada Small
International Street Kids Outreach Ministries Medium
Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod Medium
Mailbox Club International Small
Navigators, International Missions Group Medium
New Hope International Medium
One Mission Society Medium
Open Bible Churches Small
People International USA Medium
Pioneers Medium
Salvation Army Medium
Seventh-day Adventists General Conference Medium
Silent Word Ministries Small
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission Board Large
Team Expansion Medium
Tentmakers International Small
United Methodist Church Medium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign Missions Medium
United World Mission Medium
Worldwide Tentmakers, Incorporated Small
Young Life Medium
Youth with a Mission Large
Slovenia Statistics
People Groups 15
Unreached People Groups 1  (6.7%)
Population 2,045,000
Population in Unreached 88,000  (4.3%)
Urbanization 50%
Continent Europe
Region Eastern Europe and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Country Code SI
Official National Language Slovene
Secondary National Language Hungarian
Literacy Rate 100%
Estimated Illiterate Population 0
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 53.6%
Percent Evangelical 0.1%
Country Progress Level 3
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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