Denmark DK

49,867

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

1,269

Indicated decisions 2014

5.7 million

Population

4.7 million

Christians
193,000 are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Denmark
  • Cluster

  • Social Control

    Guilt-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    Belongs to the European Union, but does not use the euro currency.
  • Top 25 Stats

    Human Development Index- 10th; Internet Access- 96.08% (5th).
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Muslim
  • Human Development Index

    10/187
  • Internet Access

    96.08% (5th)
  • Ethnic Groups

    Danish (91.2%); Middle Eastern and Asian (4.4%); Foreign European (3.3%); Faroese (0.9%); Greenlander (0.1%); African (0.1%).
  • Common Languages

    Danish
  • Economy

    A strong economy with a strong service sector.
    High taxes support generous social services such as health care.
  • History / Politics

    Stable parliamentary democracy with constitutional monarchy; European Union nation.
  • Spirituality

    Retains a core of Christian traditional values in its culture and laws.
    Has been more open to spirituality in recent years, but up to half the nation is agnostic.
    About 80% of the population is still in the Lutheran church, but see it as a place of ritual only.
    There is a shortage of evangelical pastors.
    Immigrants and guest workers might be a place where revival is more likely to begin.
  • Prayers

    Pray that the affluence of the society would not seduce people away from the Gospel.
    Pray the Lord would bring revival among the 80% of the population who are Lutheran.
    Pray that the number of  evangelical Christians would increase. 
    Pray the supply of pastors would increase, and that they would be encouraged.
    Pray for the many immigrants working here, many of whom are open to the Gospel.

Note:

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

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