Country: Slovenia

Number of People Groups

16

People Groups Unreached

1 (6.3%)

Progress Level

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Total
Population

2,055,000

Population in Unreached

88,000 (4.3%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

54.1%

% Evangelical

0.21%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

-0.2%
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 *
 Albanian 6,400 5,179,000 Albanian, Gheg Islam 30.00 % 0.50 % -
Austrian, Bavarian 5,600 22,799,000 Bavarian Christianity 83.00 % 0.50 % -
 Bosniak 88,000 2,820,000 Bosnian Islam 0.30 % 0.04 % 2
 Croat 35,000 5,299,000 Croatian Christianity 94.00 % 0.35 % -
Deaf 4,200 47,601,000 Slovenian Sign Language Christianity 54.18 % -
 German 13,000 66,334,000 German, Standard Christianity 65.00 % 2.10 % -
 Hungarian 8,800 11,495,000 Hungarian Christianity 88.00 % 2.80 % -
 Italian 4,200 38,274,000 Italian Christianity 83.00 % 1.10 % -
 Macedonian 4,100 1,925,000 Macedonian Christianity 66.00 % 0.20 % -
 Montenegrin 4,600 357,000 Serbian Christianity 77.00 % 0.40 % -
 Romani, Carpathian 23,000 215,000 Romani, Carpathian Christianity 92.00 % 7.00 % -
 Russian 30,000 133,971,000 Russian Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
 Serbo-Croatian 57,000 10,002,000 Serbian Christianity 80.00 % 0.15 % -
 Slovene 1,765,000 1,950,000 Slovene Christianity 54.00 % 0.08 % -
 Ukrainian 600 37,099,000 Ukrainian Christianity 77.00 % 3.80 % -
Venetian, Istrian 5,300 3,636,000 Venetian Christianity 83.00 % 1.00 % -
  Totals:  16 2,055,000         1 54.06 % 0.21 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 24,000                
  UN Country Population (2020) 2,079,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Gorenjska 204,000
Goriška 119,000
Jugovzhodna Slovenija 143,000
Koroška 72,000
Notranjsko-kraška 52,000
Obalno-kraška 112,000
Osrednjeslovenska 538,000
Podravska 323,000
Pomurska 119,000
Savinjska 261,000
Spodnjeposavska 75,000
Zasavska 44,000
Provinces:  12 2,062,000
UN Country Population 2,079,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 287,717,000 14,000.8 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 765,974,000 37,273.7 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 205,728,000 10,011.1 % 93.5 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 114,522,000 5,572.8 % 81.9 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
2,055,000



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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
Albanian, Gheg aln 1 0 New Testament
Bavarian bar 1 0 Complete Bible
Bosnian bos 1 1 Complete Bible
Croatian hrv 1 0 Complete Bible
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete Bible
Hungarian hun 1 0 Complete Bible
Italian ita 1 0 Complete Bible
Macedonian mkd 1 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Carpathian rmc 1 0 New Testament
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Serbian srp 2 0 Complete Bible
Slovene slv 1 0 Complete Bible
Slovenian Sign Language ysl 1 0 Unspecified
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete Bible
Venetian vec 1 0 Bible Portions
Totals: 15 16 1   11 10 12 13 10

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.2 %)
54.1 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
4.4 %
Non-Religious
41.5 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
1.4 %
Orthodox
7.4 %
Other Christian
12.1 %
Protestant
5.0 %
Roman Catholic
69.2 %
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.

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Slovenia Statistics
People Groups 16
Unreached People Groups 1  (6.3%)
Population 2,055,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.1%
Population in Unreached 88,000  (4.3%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 54.1%
Percent Evangelical 0.2%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate -0.2%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 2
Country Progress Level 3
Urbanization 55%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Country Code SI
Official Language(s) SloveneHungarian
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 21,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked

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