Estonia EE

196,370

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

9,865

Indicated decisions 2014

1.3 million

Population

607,000

Christians
66,000 are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Estonia
  • Social Control

    Shame-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None
  • Top 25 Stats

    Internet Access- 81.62% (24th).
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Non-religious
  • Human Development Index

    33/187
  • Internet Access

    81.62% (24th)
  • Ethnic Groups

    Estonians (68.6%); Russian (25.7%); Ukrainian (2.1%); Belarusian (1.2%); Finnish (0.8%).
  • Common Languages

    Estonian; Russian
  • Economy

    One of the best post-Soviet economies; Free market and European Union membership help.
    Poverty does remain a problem, and greed increases as the economy grows.
  • History / Politics

    Historically dominated by countries around it; Was independent from 1818-1940.
    Soviets invaded in 1940, deported, and murdered many; Resentment against Russia is high.
    Multi-party democracy since 1991; Member of European Union and NATO since 2004.
  • Spirituality

    Estonians have a crisis of values as they have become more secularized.
    More Mormon agencies than Christians in nation now; Other sects also have a foothold.
  • Prayers

    Pray that secularism and affluence that seduce the people away from Christ will change.
    Pray for a revival in Estonia and the need to return to their first love of Jesus Christ.
    Pray for reconciliation with the Russian minority and that unity will occur in the church.

Note:

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