Montenegro ME

57,524

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

2,427

Indicated decisions 2014

626,000

Population

482,000

Christians
280 are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Montenegro
  • Social Control

    Shame-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None
  • Top 25 Stats

    None
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Non-religious
  • Human Development Index

    51/187
  • Internet Access

    61.0%
  • Ethnic Groups

    Montenegrin (46.7%); Serb (34.6%); Bosniak (8.4%); Albanian (5.6%); Croat (1.2%); Slovak (1%); Romani (0.7%).
  • Common Languages

    Montenegrin (Serbian, Bosnian, Albanian, Croatian also recognized as regional languages)
  • Economy

    The economy suffered due to the war and sanctions in the 1990’s. 
    It is doing better since adoption of the Euro and opening foreign investments.
    Has a beautiful coastline, and tourism is growing.
  • History / Politics

    First recognized as a state in 1077, but became part of Yugoslavia in 1918. 
    Retained ties to Serbia when Yugoslavia split in 1992, but gained independence in 2006. 
    It is a multi-party, parliamentary democracy.
  • Spirituality

    About 75% of the population belongs to the Orthodox church, but many do not practice it.
    The Montenegro Orthodox church is splitting off from the Serbian Orthodox church.
  • Prayers

    Pray for justice and peace, and the reduction of corruption and hate across the country.
    Pray that the separation between the two Orthodox churches is achieved peacefully.
    Pray that many would grow in their personal relationship with Jesus.

Note:

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