Country: Hungary

Number of People Groups

25

People Groups Unreached

4 (16.0%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

9,586,000

Population in Unreached

78,000 (0.8%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

86.8%

% Evangelical

3.03%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

0.9%
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 *
 Americans, U.S. 2,800 191,659,000 English Christianity 80.00 % 28.90 % -
 Arab, general 5,200 3,240,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 4.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Armenian 3,400 6,607,000 Armenian Christianity 96.00 % 9.00 % -
 Bosniak 19,000 2,799,000 Bosnian Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 British 5,000 53,604,000 English Christianity 60.00 % 8.00 % -
 Bulgarian 6,000 6,854,000 Bulgarian Christianity 80.00 % 1.90 % -
 Chinese, general 6,400 15,621,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 % -
 Croat 25,000 5,308,000 Croatian Christianity 93.00 % 0.40 % -
 Deaf 19,000 46,968,000 Hungarian Sign Language Christianity 87.99 % -
 German 176,000 66,128,000 German, Standard Christianity 64.00 % 2.10 % -
 Greek 4,400 10,261,000 Greek Christianity 92.00 % 0.40 % -
 Hungarian, Magyar 8,841,000 11,467,000 Hungarian Christianity 87.85 % 3.12 % -
 Jew, Hungarian Speaking 47,000 70,000 Hungarian Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.05 % 1
 Macedonian 7,000 1,926,000 Macedonian Christianity 64.00 % 0.20 % -
 Polish 6,600 41,079,000 Polish Christianity 90.00 % 0.30 % -
 Romani, Hungarian 299,000 299,000 Romani, Vlax Christianity 93.00 % 2.00 % -
 Romanian 34,000 20,486,000 Romanian Christianity 96.00 % 5.40 % -
 Russian 13,000 133,914,000 Russian Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Ruthenian 3,700 566,000 Rusyn Christianity 90.00 % 2.00 % -
 Serb 9,500 8,375,000 Serbian Christianity 85.00 % 1.00 % -
 Slovak 33,000 5,138,000 Slovak Christianity 93.00 % 1.20 % -
 Slovene, Prekmurian 2,700 1,948,000 Slovene Christianity 95.00 % 0.20 % -
 Turk 5,600 61,304,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ukrainian 7,000 37,301,000 Ukrainian Christianity 79.00 % 3.80 % -
 Vietnamese 3,300 84,659,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.40 % -
  Totals:  25 9,586,000         4 86.79 % 3.03 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 99,000                
  UN Country Population (2019) 9,685,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Bács-Kiskun 490,000
Baranya 351,000
Békés 324,000
Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén 624,000
Budapest 1,702,000
Csongrád 388,000
Fejér 406,000
Gyor-Moson-Sopron 454,000
Hajdú-Bihar 513,000
Heves 287,000
Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok 359,000
Komárom-Esztergom 290,000
Nógrád 184,000
Pest 1,242,000
Somogy 292,000
Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg 537,000
Tolna 211,000
Vas 247,000
Veszprém 331,000
Zala 261,000
Provinces:  20 9,493,000
UN Country Population 9,685,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 284,199,000 2,964.7 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.4 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 758,319,000 7,910.7 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 204,211,000 2,130.3 % 93.4 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 113,627,000 1,185.3 % 81.8 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.7 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
9,586,000
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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, North Levantine Spoken apc 1 1 Bible Portions
Armenian hye 1 0 Complete Bible
Bosnian bos 1 1 Complete Bible
Bulgarian bul 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Croatian hrv 1 0 Complete Bible
English eng 2 0 Complete Bible
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete Bible
Greek ell 1 0 Complete Bible
Hungarian hun 2 1 Complete Bible
Hungarian Sign Language hsh 1 0 Bible Portions
Macedonian mkd 1 0 Complete Bible
Polish pol 1 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Vlax rmy 1 0 Complete Bible
Romanian ron 1 0 Complete Bible
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Rusyn rue 1 0 Bible Portions
Serbian srp 1 0 Complete Bible
Slovak slk 1 0 Complete Bible
Slovene slv 1 0 Complete Bible
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete Bible
Vietnamese vie 1 0 Complete Bible
Totals: 23 25 4   19 17 20 22 17

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.0 %)
86.8 %
Ethnic Religions
1.4 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.5 %
Non-Religious
11.3 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
1.3 %
Orthodox
1.7 %
Other Christian
2.8 %
Protestant
28.0 %
Roman Catholic
65.9 %
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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Hungary Statistics
People Groups 25
Unreached People Groups 4  (16.0%)
Population 9,586,000
Population Annual Growth Rate -0.3%
Population in Unreached 78,000  (0.8%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 86.8%
Percent Evangelical 3.0%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 0.9%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 4
Country Progress Level 4
Urbanization 71%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Country Code HU
Official Language(s) Hungarian
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 96,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked