Country: Luxembourg

Number of People Groups

20

People Groups Unreached

3 (15.0%)

Official
Language

Total
Population

547,000

Population in Unreached

2,600 (0.5%)

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

80.3%

% Evangelical

0.87%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

4.6%
(Global Rate = 2.6%)
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
 Americans, U.S. 1,200 190,299,000 English Christianity 79.00 % 28.90 %
 Arab 7,000 387,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 30.00 % 0.50 %
 British 6,100 51,406,000 English Christianity 61.00 % 8.00 %
 Cape Verdean 3,700 1,070,000 Kabuverdianu Christianity 97.00 % 6.60 %
 Danish 2,500 5,295,000 Danish Christianity 86.00 % 3.50 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Christianity 82.00 % 0.50 %
 Dutch 1,700 15,159,000 Dutch Non-Religious 47.00 % 4.30 %
Fleming 19,000 6,590,000 Vlaams Christianity 91.00 % 0.20 %
 French 37,000 49,762,000 French Christianity 65.00 % 1.00 %
 German 13,000 64,379,000 German, Standard Christianity 65.00 % 2.10 %
 Greek 600 10,656,000 Greek Christianity 91.00 % 0.40 %
 Italian 19,000 37,691,000 Italian Christianity 82.00 % 1.10 %
 Jew, German Speaking 600 93,000 German, Standard Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Luxembourger 317,000 380,000 Luxembourgish Christianity 82.50 % 0.20 %
 Portuguese 94,000 17,301,000 Portuguese Christianity 92.00 % 2.00 %
 South Asian, general 1,200 10,458,000 Hindi Hinduism 4.00 % 2.00 %
 Spaniard 5,000 28,653,000 Spanish Christianity 75.00 % 1.00 %
 Swedish 1,500 8,841,000 Swedish Christianity 56.00 % 6.90 %
 Turk 800 59,424,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Yugoslav former, general 15,000 105,000 Serbian Non-Religious 40.00 % 0.20 %
  Totals:  20 547,000       3   80.29 % 0.87 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 37,000              
  UN Country Population (2017) 584,000              
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Prayer Cards
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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 0 Bible Portions
Danish dan 1 0 Complete Bible
Dutch nld 1 0 Complete Bible
English eng 2 0 Complete Bible
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
German, Standard deu 2 1 Complete Bible
Greek ell 1 0 Complete Bible
Hindi hin 1 1 Complete Bible
Italian ita 1 0 Complete Bible
Kabuverdianu kea 1 0 Bible Portions
Luxembourgish ltz 1 0 Bible Portions
Portuguese por 1 0 Complete Bible
Serbian srp 1 0 Complete Bible
Spanish spa 1 0 Complete Bible
Swedish swe 1 0 Complete Bible
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Unknown xxx 1 0
Vlaams vls 1 0 Bible Portions
Totals: 18 20 3   13 13 14 17 13

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.9 %)
80.3 %
Ethnic Religions
0.1 %
Hinduism
0.2 %
Islam
2.1 %
Non-Religious
17.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.3 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.5 %
Independent
0.9 %
Orthodox
1.6 %
Other Christian
0.4 %
Protestant
5.3 %
Roman Catholic
91.2 %
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 Luxembourg. 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 Luxembourg
  • Christian ministry in Luxembourg
  • 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 Luxembourg 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.

Luxembourg Statistics
People Groups 20
Unreached People Groups 3  (15.0%)
Population 547,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 1.4%
Population in Unreached 2,600  (0.5%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 3 to 6
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 80.3%
Percent Evangelical 0.9%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 4.6%
Country Progress Level 3
Urbanization 90%
Continent Europe
Region Western Europe
10/40 Window No
Country Code LU
National Bible Society Website
Official National Language Luxembourgish
Secondary National Language French
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 5,500
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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