Kosovo KV

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GMO Gospel Visits 2014

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Indicated decisions 2014

2.1 million

Population

210,000

Christians
2,000 are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Kosovo
  • Social Control

    Shame-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None
  • Top 25 Stats

    None
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Muslim
  • Human Development Index

    Not done/186
  • Internet Access

    76.6%
  • Ethnic Groups

    Albanian (88%); Serbian (9%); Bosniak (1.9%); Gypsy/Romani (1.7%); Turk (1%).
  • Common Languages

    Albanian, Serbian, English
  • Economy

    One of Europe’s weakest economies due to sanctions, corruption, war damage, and crime.
    About 50% of economy comes from foreign aid, and expatriates sending money home.
  • History / Politics

    Officially Serbian province; Declared freedom in 2008, but Serbians do not recognize this.
    U.N. has made it a protectorate which has been recognized by 107 nations.
    Its future is uncertain; Ethnic hatred between Serbians and Albanians led to 1998 crisis.
  • Spirituality

    Most people are Muslims; Saudi Arabia and Iran send money to build mosques. 
    Hatred remains deep; Only God can provide miraculous forgiveness and reconciliation.
    Ministering here is difficult, but some fruit occurs, particularly with the youth.
  • Prayers

    Pray for forgiveness and reconciliation under difficult circumstances.
    Pray for continued openness to the Gospel by the youth of the region.
    Pray that the economy would grow and provide stability.

Note:

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