Country: North Macedonia

Number of People Groups

22

People Groups Unreached

9 (40.9%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

2,074,000

Population in Unreached

639,000 (30.8%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

61.97%

% Evangelical

0.17%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

3.2%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed *
 Albanian, Macedonian 520,000 520,000 Albanian, Gheg Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Arab 6,300 721,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 5.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Aromanian 18,000 313,000 Aromanian Christianity 84.00 % 0.80 % -
 Bosniak 17,000 3,175,000 Bosnian Islam 0.20 % 0.05 % 1
 British 900 54,472,000 English Christianity 60.00 % 8.00 % -
 Bulgarian 1,400 6,926,000 Bulgarian Christianity 80.00 % 1.90 % -
 Croat 2,700 5,313,000 Croatian Christianity 92.00 % 0.40 % -
 Deaf 10,000 48,824,000 Language unknown Christianity 65.50 % -
 Egyptian, Balkan 3,700 22,000 Albanian, Tosk Islam 2.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gorani 5,900 58,000 Macedonian Islam 5.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Greek 600 10,318,000 Greek Christianity 91.00 % 0.40 % -
 Jew, Serbian-speaking 100 2,000 Serbian Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Macedonian 1,294,000 1,947,000 Macedonian Christianity 93.00 % 0.20 % -
Meglenite, Vlasi 2,000 4,800 Romanian, Megleno Christianity 83.00 % 0.10 % -
 Montenegrin 2,000 374,000 Serbian Christianity 77.00 % 0.40 % -
 Pomak 2,100 482,000 Bulgarian Islam 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Romani, Balkan 55,000 1,234,000 Romani, Balkan Islam 25.00 % 0.50 % -
 Romani, Vlax 9,900 1,136,000 Romani, Vlax Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
 Romanian 1,000 20,961,000 Romanian Christianity 97.00 % 5.40 % -
 Serb 37,000 9,867,000 Serbian Christianity 80.00 % 0.40 % -
 Turk 80,000 65,625,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Yoruk 4,000 475,000 Balkan Gagauz Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  22 2,074,000         9 61.97 % 0.17 % 19 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 7,000                
  UN Country Population (2022) 2,081,000                
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Province Estimated
Population
Istočen [East] 175,000
Jugoistočen [Southeast] 173,000
Jugozapaden [Southwest] 220,000
Pelagoniski [Pelagonia] 228,000
Pološki [Polog] 322,000
Severoistočen [Northeast] 176,000
Skopski [Skopje] 631,000
Vardarski [Vardar] 152,000
Provinces:  8 2,077,000
UN Country Population 2,081,000
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Language Code # Peoples
w/ this Primary
Language
# Unreached
w/ this Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Albanian, Gheg aln 1 1 New Testament
Albanian, Tosk als 1 1 Complete Bible
Arabic, North Levantine Spoken apc 1 1 Bible Portions
Aromanian rup 1 0 Bible Portions
Balkan Gagauz Turkish bgx 1 1 Unspecified
Bosnian bos 1 1 Complete Bible
Bulgarian bul 2 1 Complete Bible
Croatian hrv 1 0 Complete Bible
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
Greek ell 1 0 Complete Bible
Macedonian mkd 2 1 Complete Bible
Romani, Balkan rmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Vlax rmy 1 0 Complete Bible
Romanian ron 1 0 Complete Bible
Romanian, Megleno ruq 1 0 Translation Needed
Serbian srp 3 1 Complete Bible
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Unknown xxx 1 0 Unspecified
Totals: 18 22 9   12 12 14 15 0

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.2 %)
62.0 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
36.3 %
Non-Religious
1.7 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.1 %
Orthodox
96.4 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.5 %
Roman Catholic
2.4 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in North Macedonia. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in North Macedonia
  • Christian ministry in North Macedonia
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

North Macedonia Statistics
People Groups 22
Unreached People Groups 9  (40.9%)
Population 2,074,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.1%
Population in Unreached 639,000  (30.8%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 62.0%
Percent Evangelical 0.2%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 3.2%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 19
Country Progress Level 3
Urbanization 58%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Country Code MK
Official Language(s) MacedonianAlbanian, Tosk
Literacy Rate 97%
Estimated Illiterate Population 62,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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