Malta MT

28,357

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

687

Indicated decisions 2014

410,000

Population

397,000

Christians
5,200 are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Malta
  • Social Control

    Shame-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None
  • Top 25 Stats

    None
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Muslim
  • Human Development Index

    39/187
  • Internet Access

    73.2
  • Ethnic Groups

    Maltese (93%, descendants of Phoenicians, Romans, Greeks, Arabs, Normans, and others); Others (7%, British and Italian, and African and Asian immigrants).
  • Common Languages

    Maltese, English
  • Economy

    Mainly based on tourism, light industry, technology, and financial services.
  • History / Politics

    Independent from Britain in 1964.
    Has a parliamentary republic and is a member of the European Union.
    The diaspora of Maltese is larger than the population on the island.
  • Spirituality

    Was the first nation to embrace Christianity, due to Paul’s being shipwrecked here. 
    Has been conquered many times, but always kept its Christian identity. 
    Most people regularly attend mass, and 80% believe their faith is important. 
    This makes it the most religious nation in Europe.
    However, most do not have a deep relationship with Christ.
    The Jesus film and Alpha Course have helped bring people to Christ.
  • Prayers

    Pray that more Maltese develop a spiritual walk with Jesus.
    Pray that the Maltese diaspora would be encouraged to grow in their faith.

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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