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Poland – 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
Americans, U.S.5,90024.00 %77.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Americans, U.S.
  
Armenian3,0008.70 %94.00 %4 ChristianityArmenianP
Armenian
 T
Belarusian46,0001.30 %71.00 %3 ChristianityBelarusianP
Belarusian
  
British5,6008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bulgarian1,7002.00 %94.00 %3 ChristianityBulgarianP
Bulgarian
  
Czech1,8000.70 %26.00 %2 Non-ReligiousCzechP
Czech
  
DeafY0.01 %90.00 %3 ChristianityPolish Sign Language   
French3,9000.90 %62.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
  
German124,0001.90 %64.00 %3 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Greek2,0000.40 %91.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Italian4,9001.00 %85.00 %3 ChristianityItalianP
Italian
  
Jew, Polish3,200Y0.10 %0.40 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPolishP
Jew, Polish
 T
Karaite2000.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKaraimP
Karaite
 T
Kashubian100,000Y0.40 %90.00 %3 ChristianityKashubian   
Lithuanian7,9001.10 %85.00 %3 ChristianityLithuanianP
Lithuanian
  
Macedonian5,1000.20 %66.00 %3 ChristianityMacedonianP
Macedonian
 T
Polish37,204,000Y0.25 %90.00 %3 ChristianityPolishP
Polish
 T
Romani, Baltic14,000Y2.00 %55.00 %3 ChristianityRomani, Baltic   
Romani, Carpathian4,3002.00 %75.00 %3 ChristianityRomani, CarpathianP
Romani, Carpathian
 T
Romani, Sinte4,4000.50 %70.00 %3 ChristianityRomani, SinteP
Romani, Sinte
 T
Romani, Vlax5,0002.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianityRomani, VlaxP
Romani, Vlax
M
Romani, Vlax of Poland
T
Russian22,0001.20 %67.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Russian
  
Ruthenian, Lemko11,0004.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityRusynP
Ruthenian, Lemko
  
Silesian796,000Y0.30 %80.00 %3 ChristianitySilesian   
Silesian, Lower12,000Y1.00 %85.00 %3 ChristianitySilesian, Lower   
Slovak3,0001.20 %93.00 %3 ChristianitySlovakP
Slovak
  
South Asian, general3,3002.00 %4.00 %Y1 HinduismHindiP
South Asian, general
 T
Spaniard4,6001.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianitySpanishP
Spaniard
  
Tatar6000.00 %2.00 %Y1 IslamPolishP
Tatar
 T
Turk4,9000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTurkishP
Turk
 T
Ukrainian50,0003.80 %79.00 %4 ChristianityUkrainianP
Ukrainian
 T
Vietnamese3,4001.30 %10.00 %2 BuddhismVietnameseP
Vietnamese
  
Total People Groups:   32 38,458,000 7     5     27 1 13
Unclassified / Other Individuals 106,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 38,564,000  
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Poland – 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 15.6 % 12,000 0.0 %
  2 - Minimally reached 2 6.3 % 5,200 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 20 62.5 % 38,365,000 99.8 %
  4 - Partially reached 4 12.5 % 70,000 0.2 %
  5 - Significantly reached 1 3.1 % 5,900 0.0 %
Totals 32   38,458,000  


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.
Poland – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Americans, U.S.
5,900


Armenian
3,000


Belarusian
46,000


British
5,600


Bulgarian
1,700


Czech
1,800


French
3,900


German
124,000


Greek
2,000


Italian
4,900


© Copyrighted Photo
Jew, Polish
3,200


Karaite
200


Lithuanian
7,900


Macedonian
5,100


Polish
37,204,000


Romani, Carpathian
4,300


© Copyrighted Photo
Romani, Sinte
4,400


Romani, Vlax
5,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Russian
22,000


Ruthenian, Lemko
11,000


Slovak
3,000


South Asian, general
3,300


Spaniard
4,600


Tatar
600


Turk
4,900


Ukrainian
50,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Vietnamese
3,400

Poland People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Poland – 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
Belarusianbel10Complete
Bulgarianbul10Complete
Czechces10Complete
Englisheng20Complete
Frenchfra10Complete
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Greekell10Complete
Hindihin11Complete
Italianita10Complete
Karaimkdr11NT
Kashubiancsb10NT
Lithuanianlit10Complete
Macedonianmkd10Complete
Polishpol32Complete
Polish Sign Languagepso10None
Romani, Balticrml10Complete
Romani, Carpathianrmc10NT
Romani, Sintermo10Complete
Romani, Vlaxrmy10NT
Russianrus10Complete
Rusynrue10Portions
Silesianszl10Need?
Silesian, Lowersli10Need?
Slovakslk10Complete
Spanishspa10Complete
Turkishtur11Complete
Ukrainianukr10Complete
Vietnamesevie10Complete
Totals: 29 32 5   26 22 23 24 17
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Poland – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 0.3 %
(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.
Poland – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Poland. Ministries in the Poland section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Eastern Europe and Eurasia 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 Poland   Ministries in Eastern Europe and Eurasia
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Country Level Ministries Size
Act BeyondMedium
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, World MissionsMedium
Avant MinistriesMedium
Christian Associates InternationalSmall
Church Resource MinistriesMedium
Commission to Every NationMedium
Elim FellowshipMedium
European Christian Mission International, USAMedium
FEBInternationalMedium
Fellowship International MissionMedium
Friends of Israel Gospel MinistryMedium
Global Outreach InternationalMedium
Great Commission Ministries IncorporatedMedium
Greater Europe MissionMedium
In Touch Mission InternationalMedium
International MessengersMedium
Lifewords (Scripture Gift Mission)Medium
Literacy and Evangelism InternationalSmall
Ripe for Harvest IncorporatedMedium
Team ExpansionMedium
Ministries Listed:  20
 
Regional Level Ministries Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism)Large
Anglican Frontier MissionsSmall
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
Campus Crusade for Christ, InternationalLarge
Child Evangelism FellowshipMedium
Christian Church of North America - MissionsSmall
Church of God of ProphecyMedium
Church of God, Cleveland, TennesseeMedium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission DepartmentMedium
Church World ServiceMedium
Cooperative Baptist FellowshipMedium
Eastern European OutreachSmall
Educational Services InternationalMedium
EFCA International MissionMedium
Every Home for ChristMedium
Final Frontiers FoundationLarge
Free Methodist World MissionsMedium
Galcom InternationalSmall
GO InternationalSmall
InterCommSmall
International Christian Ministries CanadaSmall
International Street Kids Outreach MinistriesMedium
Lutheran Church - Missouri SynodMedium
Mailbox Club InternationalSmall
Navigators, International Missions GroupMedium
New Hope InternationalMedium
One Mission SocietyMedium
Open Bible ChurchesSmall
People International USAMedium
PioneersMedium
Salvation ArmyMedium
Seventh-day Adventists General ConferenceMedium
Silent Word MinistriesSmall
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission BoardLarge
Tentmakers InternationalSmall
United Methodist ChurchMedium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign MissionsMedium
United World MissionMedium
Worldwide Tentmakers, IncorporatedSmall
Young LifeMedium
Youth with a MissionLarge
Ministries Listed:  47
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Poland – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 38,458,000
Percent Urbanization 61 %
Total People Groups 32
Unreached People Groups 5
Region Eastern Europe and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Polish
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 89.6%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 0.3%  [2]
Country Progress Level 3
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.834 (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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