Czech Republic CZ

1,115,720

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

34,001

Indicated decisions 2014

10.8 million

Population

2.7 million

Christians
73,000 are evangelical

For detailed information on the Primary and Secondary Cultural Characteristics, go here.

  • Stats for Czech Republic
  • Social Control

    Shame-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None
  • Top 25 Stats

    Human Development Index- 28th.
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Non-religious
  • Human Development Index

    28/187
  • Internet Access

    77.48% (28th)
  • Ethnic Groups

    Czech (93.2%); Romani/Gypsy (2.9%); Slovak (1.9%); Polish (0.5%).
  • Common Languages

    Czech
  • Economy

    One of the most developed countries in central Europe with industry and manufacturing.
    Tourism is increasing in importance.
  • History / Politics

    1989's non-violent “Velvet Revolution” toppled the communist government.
    The nation moved quickly toward democracy and the “velvet divorce” from Slovakia in 1993.
    It has a multiparty democracy and has been a member of the European Union since 2004.
    Crime, sexual immorality, substance abuse, depression, and suicide are higher than in 1991.
  • Spirituality

    More than 70% of the population consider themselves non-religious.
    The Catholic church lost members and influence in society and now plays a minor role.
    Most church members and ministers are old, and religion is seen as a elderly pursuit.
    More training needs to occur and the church needs prayer for revitalization.
  • Prayers

    Pray that the secularism that has gripped the country will soften to the good news of Christ.
    Pray that the Catholic church will see revival, and that the evangelical church will grow.

Note:

All of the information on the number of Christians and Evangelicals is from Pray for the World! or Operation World.