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Armenia
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Armenia – People Groups
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People Groups
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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Armenian2,910,000Y9.00 %96.00 %4 ChristianityArmenianP
Armenian
M
Armenian of Armenia
T
Assyrian2,7000.40 %88.00 %3 ChristianityAssyrian Neo-AramaicP
Assyrian
 T
Azerbaijani15,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamAzerbaijani, NorthP
Azerbaijani
M
Azerbaijani of Armenia
T
Belarusian9001.80 %50.00 %2 ChristianityBelarusianP
Belarusian
  
DeafY8.70 %94.43 %4 ChristianityArmenian Sign Language   
Georgian6000.80 %78.00 %3 ChristianityGeorgianP
Georgian
M
Georgian of Armenia
T
Greek9000.50 %90.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
M
Greek of Armenia
T
Jew, Eastern Yiddish-Speakin8000.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsYiddish, EasternP
Jew, Eastern Yiddish-Speaking
 T
Kurd, Kurmanji2,0000.50 %0.50 %Y1 IslamKurdish, NorthernP
Kurd, Kurmanji
M
Kurd, Kurmanji of Armenia
T
Moldavian6004.70 %82.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Moldavian
  
Mordvinian5001.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityErzyaP
Mordvinian
  
Romani, Armenian BoshaY4.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityLomavren   
Romanian6007.50 %84.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Romanian
  
Russian11,0000.80 %62.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Russian
  
Tatar5000.00 %1.50 %Y1 IslamTatarP
Tatar
 T
Udin2002.00 %90.00 %3 ChristianityUdi   
Ukrainian1,1005.00 %78.80 %4 ChristianityUkrainianP
Ukrainian
 T
Yazidi34,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKurdish, NorthernP
Yazidi
 T
Total People Groups:   18 2,981,000 3     5     15 5 10
Unclassified / Other Individuals 51,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 3,032,000  
Other reported groups:  11  
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Armenia – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 5 27.8 % 52,000 1.8 %
  2 - Minimally reached 1 5.6 % 900 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 6 33.3 % 16,000 0.5 %
  4 - Partially reached 6 33.3 % 2,912,000 97.7 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 18   2,981,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Armenia – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Armenian
2,910,000


Assyrian
2,700


Azerbaijani
15,000


Belarusian
900


Georgian
600


Greek
900


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Jew, Eastern Yiddish-Speaking
800


Kurd, Kurmanji
2,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Moldavian
600


Mordvinian
500


Romanian
600


© Copyrighted Photo
Russian
11,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tatar
500


Ukrainian
1,100


Yazidi
34,000

Armenia People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Armenia – Languages
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Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Armenianhye10Complete
Armenian Sign Languageaen10None
Assyrian Neo-Aramaicaii10Complete
Azerbaijani, Northazj11Complete
Belarusianbel10Complete
Erzyamyv10NT
Georgiankat10Complete
Greekell10Complete
Kurdish, Northernkmr22Complete
Lomavrenrmi10None
Romanianron20Complete
Russianrus10Complete
Tatartat11Complete
Udiudi10Portions
Ukrainianukr10Complete
Yiddish, Easternydd11Complete
Totals: 16 18 5   14 11 12 12 7
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Armenia – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 8.6 %
(subset of Christianity)
 
Christianity Segments [2] [3]
(Evangelicals distributed across
Christianity Segments)
 
% Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends [4]

NOTES:
  1. Major Religions: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Major Religion percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Religion for all Peoples within the country.
  2. Christianity Segments: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Christianity Segments percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Christianity Segment for all peoples within the country.
  3. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  4. % Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends:  Source Operation World Editions 1986, 1993, 2001, 2010.
    Zero percent data values may mean unknown or unavailable.
Armenia – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Armenia. Ministries in the Armenia section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Central Asia section only possibly minister in this country. The purpose of this information is to assist potential new missionaries connect with sending agencies and for general ministry networking. Click on the links below to visit ministry websites for further information. Visit the Power-Of-Connecting "Find a Network Tool" to find further networking information.
  • The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Omissions are not intentional, but occur simply from lack of data. Please contact us to suggest other ministries to include here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
Ministries in Armenia   Ministries in Central Asia
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Country Level Ministries Size
Armenian Missionary Association of AmericaSmall
Macedonian World Baptist MissionsMedium
Map InternationalMedium
Mission EastMedium
Walk Thru the Bible MinistriesMedium
Ministries Listed:  5
 
Regional Level Ministries Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism)Large
Advancing Renewal Ministries, Inc.Medium
Anglican Frontier MissionsSmall
Asia Evangelistic Fellowship InternationalMedium
Asian Outreach, U.S.A.Small
Assemblies of God World MissionsLarge
Awana Clubs, InternationalMedium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, InternationalMedium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI)Medium
Baptist Mid-MissionsMedium
BCM InternationalMedium
Bible LeagueMedium
BMS World MissionMedium
Campus Crusade for Christ, InternationalLarge
Canadian Baptist International MinistriesMedium
Child Evangelism FellowshipMedium
Christian Brethren AssembliesLarge
Church Leadership Development InternationalSmall
Church Mission SocietyMedium
Church of God of ProphecyMedium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission DepartmentMedium
Church Resource MinistriesMedium
Church World ServiceMedium
CLC InternationalMedium
CLC Ministries InternationalSmall
Commission to Every NationMedium
ConvergeMedium
Cooperative Baptist FellowshipMedium
Crossover CommunicationsSmall
EFCA International MissionMedium
Elim FellowshipMedium
EntrustMedium
EQUIP FoundationSmall
Evangelical Covenant ChurchMedium
Every Home for ChristMedium
Fellowship of Evangelical ChurchesSmall
Final Frontiers FoundationLarge
Free Methodist World MissionsMedium
FrontiersMedium
Galcom InternationalSmall
Global InterActionMedium
Global Recordings NetworkMedium
GO InternationalSmall
Go Ye FellowshipMedium
Gospel Fellowship AssociationMedium
Gospel Furthering FellowshipSmall
InterAct - Evangeliska FrikyrkanMedium
InterCommSmall
International Fellowship of Evangelical StudentsLarge
International Street Kids Outreach MinistriesMedium
InterserveMedium
Intervarsity Christian FellowshipMedium
Lifewords (Scripture Gift Mission)Medium
Literacy and Evangelism InternationalSmall
Mailbox Club InternationalSmall
Mennonite Mission NetworkMedium
Mission MinistriesMedium
Navigators, International Missions GroupMedium
New Mission Systems InternationalMedium
OMF International (Overseas Missionary Fellowship)Large
Open Air Campaigners (OAC)Medium
Open Bible ChurchesSmall
Open Doors InternationalMedium
Operation MobilizationLarge
Partners in Asian MissionsMedium
Pentecostal Assemblies of CanadaMedium
PioneersMedium
Reformed Baptist Mission ServicesSmall
Seventh-day Adventists General ConferenceMedium
Silent Word MinistriesSmall
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission BoardLarge
TEAM (The Evangelical Alliance Mission)Medium
Team ExpansionMedium
TearfundMedium
Tentmakers InternationalSmall
The Leprosy MissionMedium
United Methodist ChurchMedium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign MissionsMedium
United World MissionMedium
WEC InternationalLarge
World Harvest Now, IncorporatedSmall
World HorizonsMedium
Worldwide Tentmakers, IncorporatedSmall
Wycliffe Bible TranslatorsLarge
Young LifeMedium
Youth with a MissionLarge
Ministries Listed:  86
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Armenia – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 2,981,000
Percent Urbanization 63 %
Total People Groups 18
Unreached People Groups 5
Region Central Asia
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Armenian
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 94.2%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 8.6%  [2]
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.730 (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
Operation World
Ethnologue Language Listing
State Department Religious Freedom Report
World Factbook

Notes
[1]  Calculated by summing the major religion data for the people groups in the country.
[2]  Calculated by summing the Evangelical data for the people groups in the country.
 
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