• PEOPLE NAME: CROATS OF SWEDEN

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PEID: 548

ROP: 102315

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Slav, Southern

Language: Croatian - (hrv)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Sweden

Also found in: Australia; Austria; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Canada; Croatia; France; Germany; Netherlands; New Zealand; North Macedonia; United States

Population: 9,900

Global Population: 5,733,700


PEID: 548

ROP: 102315

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Croats of Sweden, numbering 9,900, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Slav, Southern people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 5,733,700 in 12 countries. Their primary language is Croatian. The primary religion practiced by the Croats is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Churches founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.


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