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Romania
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Romania – 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
Armenian1,2008.70 %94.00 %4 ChristianityArmenianP
Armenian
 T
Aromanian28,0000.80 %84.00 %3 ChristianityAromanianP
Aromanian
 T
British4,0008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bulgarian6,5001.90 %80.00 %3 ChristianityBulgarianP
Bulgarian
 T
Chinese, general10,0003.00 %9.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, MandarinP
Chinese, general
  
Croat4,8000.40 %92.00 %3 ChristianityCroatianP
Croat
 T
Czech2,2000.70 %26.00 %2 Non-ReligiousCzechP
Czech
  
DeafY2.90 %97.00 %4 ChristianityRomanian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
French3,9001.00 %61.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Gagauzi Turk1,0007.00 %72.00 %4 ChristianityGagauzP
Gagauzi Turk
  
German32,0002.10 %64.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Greek3,3000.50 %95.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Hungarian, Szekely1,090,0002.70 %92.00 %4 ChristianityHungarianP
Hungarian, Szekely
  
Italian2,5002.00 %87.00 %3 ChristianityItalianP
Italian
  
Jew, Romanian2,900Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsRomanian  T
Macedonian1,1000.10 %88.00 %3 ChristianityMacedonianP
Macedonian
  
Moldavian19,0003.70 %73.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Moldavian
  
Nogai2,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamNogaiP
Nogai
M
Nogai of Romania
T
Polish2,3000.30 %90.00 %3 ChristianityPolishP
Polish
  
Romani, Balkan20,000Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityRomani, BalkanP
Romani, Balkan
M
Romani, Balkan of Romania
T
Romani, Carpathian9,800Y6.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityRomani, CarpathianP
Romani, Carpathian
 T
Romani, Vlax516,000Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityRomani, VlaxP
Romani, Vlax
M
Romani, Vlax of Romania
T
Romanian17,371,000Y5.20 %95.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Romanian
  
Russian, Lipovan21,0001.20 %67.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Russian, Lipovan
  
Saxon, Transylvanian19,00010.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
Saxon, Transylvanian
  
Serb16,0000.60 %80.00 %3 ChristianitySerbianP
Serb
 T
Slovak12,0001.20 %93.00 %3 ChristianitySlovakP
Slovak
  
South Asian, general1,5002.00 %5.00 %Y1 HinduismHindiP
South Asian, general
  
Tatar21,0000.40 %3.00 %Y1 IslamTatarP
Tatar
  
Tatar, Crimean18,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamCrimean TatarP
Tatar, Crimean
M
Tatar, Crimean of Romania
T
Turk25,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTurkishP
Turk
M
Turk of Romania
T
Ukrainian46,0003.80 %79.00 %4 ChristianityUkrainianP
Ukrainian
 T
Total People Groups:   32 19,313,000 6     6     31 5 16
Unclassified / Other Individuals 60,000  
UN Country Population (2016) 19,373,000  
Other reported groups:  1  
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Romania – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 6 18.8 % 70,000 0.4 %
  2 - Minimally reached 1 3.1 % 2,200 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 11 34.4 % 101,000 0.5 %
  4 - Partially reached 14 43.8 % 19,139,000 99.1 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 32   19,313,000  


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.
Romania – Languages
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Language
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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
Aromanianrup10Portions
Bulgarianbul10Complete
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Crimean Tatarcrh11Complete
Croatianhrv10Complete
Czechces10Complete
Englisheng10Complete
Frenchfra10Complete
Gagauzgag10NT
German, Standarddeu20Complete
Greekell10Complete
Hindihin11Complete
Hungarianhun10Complete
Italianita10Complete
Macedonianmkd10Complete
Nogainog11NT
Polishpol10Complete
Romani, Balkanrmn10Complete
Romani, Carpathianrmc10NT
Romani, Vlaxrmy10NT
Romanianron31Complete
Romanian Sign Languagerms10None
Russianrus10Complete
Serbiansrp10Complete
Slovakslk10Complete
Tatartat11Complete
Turkishtur11Complete
Ukrainianukr10Complete
Totals: 29 32 6   28 25 28 25 19
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Romania – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 5.1 %
(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.
Romania – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Romania. Ministries in the Romania 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 Romania   Ministries in Eastern Europe and Eurasia
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Country Level Ministries Size
AMG InternationalLarge
Baptist International Evangelistic MinistriesMedium
Calvary CommissionMedium
Chinese Overseas Christian MissionSmall
Christ to the NationsMedium
Christian Associates InternationalSmall
Christian Outreach InternationalSmall
Church of God, Cleveland, TennesseeMedium
Church Resource MinistriesMedium
Commission to Every NationMedium
CrossWorldMedium
EntrustMedium
European Christian Mission International, USAMedium
Evangelical Baptist MissionsMedium
Food for the HungryMedium
Free Methodist World MissionsMedium
Friendship International MinistriesSmall
Global FellowshipMedium
Global Outreach InternationalMedium
Global Outreach MissionMedium
Go Ye FellowshipMedium
Gospel Communications InternationalMedium
Greater Europe MissionMedium
Harvest InternationalMedium
Heart to Heart International MinistriesSmall
I. N. NetworkMedium
IntegraSmall
International Gospel OutreachMedium
International MessengersMedium
International Pentecostal Holiness ChurchMedium
Intervarsity Christian FellowshipMedium
Iris Ministries, Inc.Medium
LifeWindMedium
Macedonian World Baptist MissionsMedium
Map InternationalMedium
Mission EastMedium
Mission MinistriesMedium
New Hope InternationalMedium
Ripe for Harvest IncorporatedMedium
Romanian Missionary SocietyMedium
The Master's MissionMedium
TITUS InternationalMedium
Walk Thru the Bible MinistriesMedium
World Harvest MissionMedium
Wycliffe Bible TranslatorsLarge
Ministries Listed:  45
 
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 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
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
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
Team ExpansionMedium
Tentmakers InternationalSmall
United Methodist ChurchMedium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign MissionsMedium
United World MissionMedium
Worldwide Tentmakers, IncorporatedSmall
Young LifeMedium
Youth with a MissionLarge
Ministries Listed:  45
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Romania – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 19,313,000
Percent Urbanization 54 %
Total People Groups 32
Unreached People Groups 6
Region Eastern Europe and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Romanian
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 93.7%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 5.1%  [2]
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.785 (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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