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Slovak in Slovakia


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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
4,696,000 Slovak Christianity 94.00 % 1.30 %   

Slovak in Slovakia

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Introduction / History
Slovakia was part of Czechoslovakia until it became an independent country in 1993. The Slovak language has some similarities to Czech but is different. Most Slovaks are Catholics in a traditional way and there are a number of atheists. Belief in the supernatural in some regions leads them to perform religious rituals.

Guests to a Slovak home usually take off their shoes. Men and women have the same rights under the law including inheritance of property.

Cabbage soup is well liked as is dumplings with cheese. The Slovaks like folk music and making pottery. They like sports such as football and tennis and like to go to the cinema. Many of them work in industry.

In Slovakia there is a shortage of rented houses.

Prayer Points
* Pray that the religious traditionalists and even atheists will come to a living relationship with Jesus Christ.
* Pray that those struggling to find rented housing will look to Jesus Christ and give their lives to Him.



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Country: Slovakia
Continent: Europe
Region: Europe, Eastern and Eurasia
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Bratislava area; western uplands.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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People Name in Country: Slovak
People Name General: Slovak
ROP3 Code: 109354
Joshua Project People ID: 14962
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 4,696,000
Population all Countries: 5,076,000
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster: Slav, Western
People Name General: Slovak
Ethnic Code: CEW22m
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Slovak (4,696,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): slk    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity94.00 %(Evangelical: 1.30 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious6.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant10.00 %
Orthodox1.00 %
Other Christian2.00 %
Roman Catholic87.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 2   Less than 2% Evangelical. Initial (localized) church planting within past 2 years
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1904-1995
New Testament:
Complete Bible: 1832-1999
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsOnline Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoFather's Love Letter
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Slovak
Film / VideoMagdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / VideoThe Hope Video
GeneralBible Visuals
GeneralGod's Simple Plan
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
Text / Printed MatterBible Gateway Scripture
Text / Printed MatterBible: Biblia - Evanjelicky preklad
Text / Printed MatterBible: Ecumenical Bible
Text / Printed MatterBible: Sväté Písmo - katolícky prekl ...
Text / Printed MatterCartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed MatterInternational Bible Society
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
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Slovak in Slovakia

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People Cluster
    Slav, Western     Europe, Eastern and Eurasia    
      Slovak Slovakia    
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            Slovak in Slovakia          
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