Slovakia (Slovak Republic) SK

393,382

GMO Gospel Visits 2014

13,783

Indicated decisions 2014

5.5 million

Population

5.1 million

Christians
67,000 are evangelical

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

  • Stats for Slovakia (Slovak Republic)
  • Social Control

    Shame-based 
  • Cultural Distinctions

    None
  • Top 25 Stats

    Percent of Country Who Are Christians- 93.44% (5th); Internet Access- 82.65% (22nd); Gospel Visits to Non-Christians- 109.88% (14th).
  • Fastest Growing Religion

    Non-religious
  • Human Development Index

    37/187
  • Internet Access

    82.65% (22nd)
  • Ethnic Groups

    Slovak (77.8%); Hungarian (10.7%); Romani/Gypsy (9.3%); Czech (1.1%); Ruthenian (0.3%); Ukrainian (0.3%).
  • Common Languages

    Slovak
  • Economy

    One of Europe's stronger economies; Post-communism reforms were successful.
    Increase in income has brought reduction in morality and greed in some.
  • History / Politics

    Was under communism from the 1940’s; Soviets invaded in 1968 halt liberal reforms.
    Part of Czechoslovakia until separation in 1993; Multiparty republic in European Union.
    Depression and suicide rates are some of the highest in Europe.
  • Spirituality

    A strong Christian heritage, but Catholic, Lutheran, Reformed churches have few attenders.
    Some renewals are taking place, especially among Lutherans who emphasize small groups.
    Evangelical growth has slowed down, so pray for a new vitality with them.
    The Gospel has been shared a lot in businesses, prisons, and addiction centers.
  • Prayers

    Pray for revival and unity among the different church groups.
    Pray for growth among small groups and that evangelical growth will increase.

Note:

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