Country: Slovakia

Number of People Groups

20

People Groups Unreached

1 (5.0%)

Official
Language

Total
Population

5,375,000

Population in Unreached

2,600 (0.0%)

Literacy Rate

99 %

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

92.8%

% Evangelical

1.25%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
 Belarusian 11,000 10,061,000 Belarusian Christianity 68.00 % 1.30 %
 British 800 51,834,000 English Christianity 59.00 % 8.00 %
 Bulgarian 4,000 7,101,000 Bulgarian Christianity 80.00 % 1.90 %
 Croat 1,200 5,239,000 Croatian Christianity 92.00 % 0.40 %
 Czech 30,000 10,546,000 Czech Non-Religious 26.00 % 0.70 %
 Deaf Unknown Unknown Slovakian Sign Language Christianity 93.00 % 2.90 %
 French 1,600 49,762,000 French Christianity 61.00 % 0.70 %
 German 5,500 64,354,000 German, Standard Christianity 64.00 % 2.10 %
 Hungarian 448,000 11,567,000 Hungarian Christianity 90.00 % 2.80 %
 Italian 500 37,782,000 Italian Christianity 83.00 % 1.10 %
Jew, Slovak Speaking 2,600 2,600 Slovak Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Macedonian 4,600 1,908,000 Macedonian Christianity 69.00 % 0.20 %
 Polish 3,100 41,875,000 Polish Christianity 88.00 % 0.30 %
 Romani, Carpathian 103,000 192,000 Romani, Carpathian Christianity 85.00 % 1.00 %
Romani, Slovak 33,000 98,000 Slovak Christianity 80.00 % 1.00 %
 Romani, Vlax 700 1,125,000 Romani, Vlax Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
 Russian 2,000 133,741,000 Russian Christianity 68.00 % 1.20 %
 Ruthenian 33,000 577,000 Rusyn Christianity 87.00 % 3.00 %
 Slovak 4,684,000 5,046,000 Slovak Christianity 94.00 % 1.10 %
 Ukrainian 7,300 37,772,000 Ukrainian Christianity 75.00 % 3.80 %
  Totals:  20 5,375,000       1   92.78 % 1.25 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 57,000              
  UN Country Population (2017) 5,432,000              
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Prayer Cards
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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete
Bulgarian bul 1 0 Complete
Croatian hrv 1 0 Complete
Czech ces 1 0 Complete
English eng 1 0 Complete
French fra 1 0 Complete
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete
Hungarian hun 1 0 Complete
Italian ita 1 0 Complete
Macedonian mkd 1 0 Complete
Polish pol 1 0 Complete
Romani, Carpathian rmc 1 0 NT
Romani, Vlax rmy 1 0 NT
Russian rus 1 0 Complete
Rusyn rue 1 0 Portions
Slovak slk 3 1 Complete
Slovakian Sign Language svk 1 0
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete
Totals: 18 20 1   15 15 16 17 12

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.3 %)
92.8 %
Ethnic Religions
0.1 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
7.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.3 %
Orthodox
1.3 %
Other Christian
2.0 %
Protestant
11.6 %
Roman Catholic
84.8 %
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 Slovakia. 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 Slovakia
  • Christian ministry in Slovakia
  • 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 Slovakia 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 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
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
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
Slovakia Statistics
People Groups 20
Unreached People Groups 1  (5.0%)
Population 5,375,000
Population in Unreached 2,600  (0.0%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 1 to 2
Urbanization 54%
Continent Europe
Region Eastern Europe and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Country Code LO
Official National Language Slovak
Secondary National Language Hungarian
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 54,000
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 92.8%
Percent Evangelical 1.3%
Country Progress Level 3
Persecution Ranking Not ranked


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