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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Albanian, Tosk1,7000.30 %14.00 %2 IslamAlbanian, ToskP
Albanian, Tosk
  
Algerian, Arabic-speaking59,0000.50 %1.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Algerian SpokenP
Algerian, Arabic-speaking
 T
Americans, U.S.25,00028.90 %75.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Americans, U.S.
 T
Amhara, Ethiopian8001.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityAmharicP
Amhara, Ethiopian
M
Amhara, Ethiopian of Spain
 
Anglo-Australian1,70014.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Anglo-Australian
  
Anglo-Canadian2,8009.00 %78.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
Anglo-Canadian
  
Anglo-New Zealander60015.00 %51.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Anglo-New Zealander
  
Anusim, Crypto-Jew254,000Y0.50 %75.00 %3 ChristianitySpanishP
Anusim, Crypto-Jew
 T
Arab, Egyptian2,9003.00 %14.00 %4 IslamArabic, Egyptian SpokenP
Arab, Egyptian
  
Arab, Iraqi9001.50 %5.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Mesopotamian SpokenP
Arab, Iraqi
M
Arab, Iraqi of Spain
 
Arab, Jordanian1,1001.00 %5.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, South Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Jordanian
M
Arab, Jordanian of Spain
 
Arab, Lebanese1,3000.50 %32.00 %2 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Lebanese
  
Arab, Maghrebi770,0000.05 %0.10 %Y1 IslamArabic, Moroccan SpokenP
Arab, Maghrebi
 T
Arab, Syrian2,4002.00 %10.00 %2 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Syrian
M
Arab, Syrian of Spain
 
Arab, Tunisian2,0001.00 %2.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Tunisian SpokenP
Arab, Tunisian
  
Aragonese2,278,000Y1.20 %82.00 %3 ChristianityAragoneseP
Aragonese
  
Argentinian, White105,0005.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Argentinian, White
  
Armenian10,0008.70 %94.00 %4 ChristianityArmenianP
Armenian
 T
Asturian569,000Y1.00 %84.00 %3 ChristianityAsturianP
Asturian
 T
Austrian, Bavarian9,2000.20 %85.00 %3 ChristianityBavarian   
Basque2,501,000Y0.50 %85.00 %3 ChristianityBasqueP
Basque
M
Basque of Spain
T
Belarusian3,6001.00 %65.00 %3 ChristianityBelarusianP
Belarusian
  
Berber, Canary Islands936,000Y1.00 %85.00 %3 ChristianitySpanish M
Berber, Canary Islands of Spain
 
Black African, general152,0006.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Bolivian, Mestizo183,00010.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Bosniak1,4000.03 %0.06 %Y1 IslamBosnianP
Bosniak
  
Brazilian, White88,00024.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
British310,0008.80 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bulgarian150,0001.90 %80.00 %3 ChristianityBulgarianP
Bulgarian
 T
Cape Verdean3,1006.60 %95.00 %4 ChristianityKabuverdianuP
Cape Verdean
  
Catalonian3,731,000Y0.40 %82.00 %3 ChristianityCatalanP
Catalonian
 T
Chilean37,00014.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Chilean
  
Colombian, Mestizo249,0006.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Colombian, Mestizo
  
Costa Rican1,70014.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Costa Rican
  
Croat1,4000.50 %92.00 %3 ChristianityCroatianP
Croat
  
Cuban53,0008.80 %57.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Czech8,2000.80 %26.00 %2 Non-ReligiousCzechP
Czech
  
Danish11,0003.50 %85.00 %4 ChristianityDanishP
Danish
  
DeafY0.10 %77.00 %3 ChristianitySpanish Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Dominicans91,0007.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Dominicans
  
Dutch46,0004.30 %47.00 %4 Non-ReligiousDutchP
Dutch
  
Ecuadorian, Mestizo315,0006.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Ecuadorian, Mestizo
  
Erromintxela500Y1.00 %75.00 %3 ChristianityErromintxela   
Estonian1,5004.00 %40.00 %4 Non-ReligiousEstonian, StandardP
Estonian
  
Extremaduran1,253,000Y0.80 %83.00 %3 ChristianityExtremaduranP
Extremaduran
  
Fa D'ambu6000.90 %95.00 %3 ChristianityFa D'ambu M
Fa D'ambu of Spain
 
Fala11,000Y1.00 %95.00 %3 ChristianityFala   
Filipino, Tagalog31,00012.30 %92.00 %5 ChristianityTagalogP
Filipino, Tagalog
  
Finnish11,00012.10 %84.00 %5 ChristianityFinnishP
Finnish
 T
Fleming29,0001.00 %66.00 %3 ChristianityVlaams   
French100,0001.00 %61.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Galician2,328,000Y0.30 %80.00 %3 ChristianityGalicianP
Galician
 T
Gascon6,400Y1.50 %90.00 %3 ChristianityOccitan   
Georgian10,0001.50 %85.00 %3 ChristianityGeorgianP
Georgian
  
German152,0002.10 %64.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
German Swiss14,0004.40 %57.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, SwissP
German Swiss
  
Greek3,9000.40 %91.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Guatemalan White3,80018.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianitySpanish   
Han Chinese, Mandarin170,0005.70 %8.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Honduran31,00016.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianitySpanish   
Icelander1,0002.00 %85.00 %3 ChristianityIcelandic   
Irish14,0001.50 %92.00 %3 ChristianityEnglish   
Italian177,0001.10 %82.00 %3 ChristianityItalianP
Italian
  
Japanese5,4000.50 %1.50 %Y1 BuddhismJapaneseP
Japanese
 T
Jew, Spanish900Y0.20 %0.50 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLadinoP
Jew, Spanish
 T
Jew, Spanish Speaking11,000Y0.10 %0.50 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSpanish  T
Kazakh1,0000.50 %1.00 %Y1 IslamKazakhP
Kazakh
  
Korean3,10016.80 %31.00 %5 ChristianityKoreanP
Korean
 T
Kurd, Kurmanji9000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKurdish, NorthernP
Kurd, Kurmanji
 T
Latin American White50,0002.00 %90.00 %3 ChristianitySpanish   
Latin American, Mestizo501,0001.00 %87.00 %3 ChristianitySpanish   
Latvian3,7005.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityLatvian, Standard   
Lithuanian20,0001.10 %85.00 %3 ChristianityLithuanianP
Lithuanian
  
Luxembourger5000.20 %75.00 %3 ChristianityLuxembourgish   
Macedonian5000.15 %85.00 %3 ChristianityMacedonianP
Macedonian
  
Mexican24,0005.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Mexican
  
Moldavian17,0003.00 %72.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Moldavian
  
Moor11,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamHassaniyyaP
Moor
M
Moor of Spain
 
Nicaraguan, Mestizo15,00022.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Nicaraguan, Mestizo
  
Norwegian16,0008.40 %91.00 %4 ChristianityNorwegianP
Norwegian
  
Panamanian, Mestizo2,00012.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Panamanian, Mestizo
  
Paraguayan, Guarani-Speaking77,0005.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityGuarani, ParaguayanP
Paraguayan, Guarani-Speaking
  
Persian2,7000.20 %2.00 %Y1 IslamPersian, IranianP
Persian
 T
Peruvian123,00011.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Peruvian
  
Polish75,0000.30 %90.00 %3 ChristianityPolishP
Polish
  
Portuguese121,0003.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityPortugueseP
Portuguese
  
Romani, Calo40,000Y0.30 %90.00 %3 ChristianityCalo   
Romani, Spanish, Gitano737,000Y1.50 %82.00 %3 ChristianitySpanishP
Romani, Spanish, Gitano
  
Romani, Vlax1,1001.00 %85.00 %3 ChristianityRomani, VlaxP
Romani, Vlax
M
Romani, Vlax of Spain
T
Romanian794,0005.40 %97.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Romanian
  
Russian54,0001.20 %67.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Russian
  
Saint Lucian70012.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianitySaint Lucian Creole French   
Salvadorians6,20024.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Salvadorians
  
Serb3,0000.60 %78.00 %3 ChristianitySerbianP
Serb
  
Slovak7,7001.00 %94.00 %3 ChristianitySlovakP
Slovak
  
Slovene1,2000.08 %52.00 %3 ChristianitySlovene   
South Asian, general125,0001.00 %5.00 %Y1 IslamUrduP
South Asian, general
 T
Spaniard25,607,000Y1.00 %77.00 %3 ChristianitySpanishP
Spaniard
 T
Swedish19,0006.90 %57.00 %4 ChristianitySwedishP
Swedish
  
Thai, Central1,4001.00 %2.00 %Y1 BuddhismThaiP
Thai, Central
  
Turk2,8000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTurkishP
Turk
  
Ukranian84,0003.80 %79.00 %4 ChristianityUkrainianP
Ukranian
 T
Uruguayan, White37,0006.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Uruguayan, White
  
Valencian13,000Y1.50 %96.00 %3 ChristianityCatalanP
Valencian
  
Venezualans53,0006.00 %88.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Vietnamese5001.00 %8.00 %2 BuddhismVietnameseP
Vietnamese
  
Total People Groups:   106 45,988,000 18     16     82 9 25
Unclassified / Other Individuals 77,000  
UN Country Population (2016) 46,065,000  
Data Notes
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Spain – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 16 15.1 % 997,000 2.2 %
  2 - Minimally reached 5 4.7 % 14,000 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 40 37.7 % 41,479,000 90.2 %
  4 - Partially reached 29 27.4 % 3,117,000 6.8 %
  5 - Significantly reached 16 15.1 % 381,000 0.8 %
Totals 106   45,988,000  


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

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Albanian, Tosk
1,700


Algerian, Arabic-speaking
59,000


Americans, U.S.
25,000


Amhara, Ethiopian
800


Anglo-Australian
1,700


Anglo-Canadian
2,800


Anglo-New Zealander
600


Anusim, Crypto-Jew
254,000


Arab, Egyptian
2,900


Arab, Iraqi
900


Arab, Jordanian
1,100


Arab, Lebanese
1,300


Arab, Maghrebi
770,000


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Arab, Syrian
2,400


Arab, Tunisian
2,000


Aragonese
2,278,000


Argentinian, White
105,000


Armenian
10,000


Asturian
569,000


Basque
2,501,000


Belarusian
3,600


Bosniak
1,400


British
310,000


Bulgarian
150,000


Cape Verdean
3,100


Catalonian
3,731,000


Chilean
37,000


Colombian, Mestizo
249,000


Costa Rican
1,700


Croat
1,400


Czech
8,200


Danish
11,000


Deaf
Unknown


Dominicans
91,000


Dutch
46,000


Ecuadorian, Mestizo
315,000


Estonian
1,500


Extremaduran
1,253,000


Filipino, Tagalog
31,000


Finnish
11,000


French
100,000


Galician
2,328,000


Georgian
10,000


German
152,000


German Swiss
14,000


Greek
3,900


Han Chinese, Mandarin
170,000


Italian
177,000


Japanese
5,400


Jew, Spanish
900


Kazakh
1,000


Korean
3,100


Kurd, Kurmanji
900


Lithuanian
20,000


Macedonian
500


Mexican
24,000


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Moldavian
17,000


Moor
11,000


Nicaraguan, Mestizo
15,000


Norwegian
16,000


Panamanian, Mestizo
2,000


Paraguayan, Guarani-Speaking
77,000


Persian
2,700


Peruvian
123,000


Polish
75,000


Portuguese
121,000


Romani, Spanish, Gitano
737,000


Romani, Vlax
1,100


Romanian
794,000


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Russian
54,000


Salvadorians
6,200


Serb
3,000


Slovak
7,700


South Asian, general
125,000


Spaniard
25,607,000


Swedish
19,000


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Thai, Central
1,400


Turk
2,800


Ukranian
84,000


Uruguayan, White
37,000


Valencian
13,000


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Vietnamese
500

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Spain – Languages
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Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
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Locator
Audio NT
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Film
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Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Albanian, Toskals10Complete
Amharicamh10Complete
Arabic, Algerian Spokenarq11NT
Arabic, Egyptian Spokenarz10NT
Arabic, Mesopotamian Spokenacm11None
Arabic, Moroccan Spokenary11Complete
Arabic, North Levantine Spokenapc20Portions
Arabic, South Levantine Spokenajp11Portions
Arabic, Tunisian Spokenaeb11Portions
Aragonesearg10Portions
Armenianhye10Complete
Asturianast10NT
Basqueeus10Complete
Bavarianbar10Complete
Belarusianbel10Complete
Bosnianbos11Complete
Bulgarianbul10Complete
Calormq10Portions
Catalancat20Complete
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Croatianhrv10Complete
Czechces10Complete
Danishdan10Complete
Dutchnld10Complete
Englisheng60Complete
Erromintxelaemx10Need?
Estonian, Standardekk10Complete
Extremaduranext10Need?
Fa D'ambufab10Portions
Falafax10NT
Finnishfin10Complete
Frenchfra10Complete
Galicianglg10Complete
Georgiankat10Complete
German, Standarddeu10Complete
German, Swissgsw10Complete
Greekell10Complete
Guarani, Paraguayangug10Complete
Hassaniyyamey11None
Icelandicisl10Complete
Italianita10Complete
Japanesejpn11Complete
Kabuverdianukea10Portions
Kazakhkaz11Complete
Koreankor10Complete
Kurdish, Northernkmr11Complete
Ladinolad11Complete
Latvian, Standardlvs10Complete
Lithuanianlit10Complete
Luxembourgishltz10Portions
Macedonianmkd10Complete
Norwegiannor10Complete
Occitanoci10Complete
Persian, Iranianpes11Complete
Polishpol10Complete
Portuguesepor20Complete
Romani, Vlaxrmy10NT
Romanianron20Complete
Russianrus10Complete
Saint Lucian Creole Frenchacf10NT
Serbiansrp10Complete
Slovakslk10Complete
Sloveneslv10Complete
Spanishspa251Complete
Spanish Sign Languagessp10None
Swedishswe10Complete
Tagalogtgl10Complete
Thaitha11Complete
Turkishtur11Complete
Ukrainianukr10Complete
Urduurd11Complete
Vietnamesevie10Complete
Vlaamsvls10Portions
Totals: 73 106 16   68 45 59 65 39
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Spain – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 1.4 %
(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.
Spain – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Spain. Ministries in the Spain section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Western Europe 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 Spain   Ministries in Western Europe
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Country Level Ministries Size
Action International MinistriesMedium
Agape SpainSmall
AMG InternationalLarge
Avant MinistriesMedium
Bethany International MinistriesMedium
Biblical Ministries WorldwideMedium
Brethren in Christ World MissionsMedium
Cadence InternationalMedium
CAM InternationalMedium
Christ for the CityMedium
Christ Mandate for MissionsMedium
Christian Associates InternationalSmall
Christians in Action Missions InternationalMedium
CMF InternationalMedium
CrossWorldMedium
East-West Ministries InternationalMedium
Encompass World PartnersMedium
Equip, IncorporatedMedium
European Christian Mission International, USAMedium
Evangelical Covenant ChurchMedium
Evangelical Methodist ChurchSmall
FEBInternationalMedium
Foursquare Missions InternationalMedium
Free Methodist World MissionsMedium
Free Will BaptistMedium
Global Outreach MissionMedium
Gospel Fellowship AssociationMedium
Gospel Furthering FellowshipSmall
Greater Europe MissionMedium
International Partnership MinistriesMedium
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and MissionsSmall
Macedonian World Baptist MissionsMedium
Navigators, International Missions GroupMedium
Open Door Baptist MissionsSmall
Palm Missionary MinistriesSmall
SEND InternationalMedium
South American Missionary SocietySmall
Spanish World MinistriesMedium
World Baptist Fellowship Mission AgencyMedium
World Harvest MissionMedium
World HorizonsMedium
World Partners USAMedium
Ministries Listed:  42
 
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
Educational Services InternationalMedium
EFCA International MissionMedium
Every Home for ChristMedium
Final Frontiers FoundationLarge
Galcom InternationalSmall
GO InternationalSmall
InterCommSmall
Lutheran Church - Missouri SynodMedium
One Mission SocietyMedium
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:  39
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Spain – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 45,988,000
Percent Urbanization 79 %
Total People Groups 106
Unreached People Groups 16
Region Western Europe
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Spanish
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 77.5%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 1.4%  [2]
Country Progress Level 3
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.869 (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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