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Argentina – 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
Afro-Argentine132,000Y12.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianitySpanish   
Afro-Bolivian1,30012.00 %98.50 %5 ChristianitySpanish   
Afro-Caribbean, other2,80012.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianitySpanish   
Afro-Paraguayan1,8006.00 %100.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Afro-Peruvians1,4007.00 %100.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Afro-Uruguayan2,3006.00 %91.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Afro-Uruguayan
  
Arab, Palestinian1,1002.00 %32.00 %2 IslamArabic, South Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Palestinian
M
Arab, Palestinian of Argentina
T
Arab, Syrian1,445,0001.20 %38.00 %2 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Syrian
M
Arab, Syrian of Argentina
T
Argentinian, White34,680,000Y11.00 %96.92 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Argentinian, White
 T
Armenian146,0002.50 %90.00 %4 ChristianityArmenianP
Armenian
 T
Atacameno, Kunza15,000Y5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Aymara22,000Y1.00 %65.00 %3 ChristianityAymara, CentralP
Aymara
  
Belarusian3,9004.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityBelarusanP
Belarusian
  
Black African, general15,0006.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Brazilian, Black1,60023.00 %89.00 %5 ChristianitySpanish   
Brazilian, White43,00029.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
British9,3007.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Cape Verdean15,0007.00 %98.00 %4 ChristianityKabuverdianuP
Cape Verdean
  
Catalonian195,0000.70 %96.00 %3 ChristianityCatalanP
Catalonian
  
Chane4,700Y8.57 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGuarani, Eastern Bolivian   
Charrua16,000Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Chilean203,00018.00 %89.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Chilean
  
Chinese, general75,0000.50 %31.00 %2 BuddhismChinese, MandarinP
Chinese, general
  
Chorote, Eklenjuy900Y8.88 %70.00 %4 ChristianityChorote, Iyojwa'ja   
Chorote, Manjuy1,700Y14.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityChorote, Iyo'wujwa   
Chulupe1,200Y20.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNivacle   
Comechingon37,000Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Criollo, Native Argentine, M1,741,000Y11.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Criollo, Native Argentine, Mestizo
  
Croat4,1000.30 %91.00 %3 ChristianityCroatianP
Croat
 T
Czech7,9000.80 %30.00 %2 Non-ReligiousCzechP
Czech
  
DeafY9.10 %89.28 %4 ChristianityArgentine Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Diaguita71,000Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
French16,0000.50 %76.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Galician742,0000.30 %96.00 %3 ChristianityGalicianP
Galician
  
German41,0007.00 %78.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Greek40,0000.20 %95.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Guarani, Ava23,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityGuarani, AvaP
Guarani, Ava
  
Guarani, Eastern Bolivian23,000Y4.90 %70.00 %4 ChristianityGuarani, Eastern Bolivian   
Guarani, Mbya8,800Y2.25 %80.00 %4 ChristianityGuarani, MbyaP
Guarani, Mbya
  
Guarani, Paraguayan585,00010.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityGuarani, ParaguayanP
Guarani, Paraguayan
  
Huarpe36,000Y5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Italian1,100,0001.00 %83.00 %3 ChristianityItalianP
Italian
  
Japanese37,0001.20 %40.00 %2 Other / SmallJapaneseP
Japanese
 T
Jew, Spanish Speaking189,000Y0.21 %0.21 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSpanish  T
Kaiwa600Y35.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKaiwa   
Kolla69,000Y4.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Korean32,00030.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityKoreanP
Korean
 T
Laotian1,9000.80 %10.00 %2 BuddhismLaoP
Laotian
  
Lule3,900Y3.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Maimara2,000Y5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Mapuche, Araucanian129,000Y4.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityMapudungunP
Mapuche, Araucanian
M
Mapuche, Araucanian of Argentina
T
Mennonites4,00035.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityPlautdietsch   
Mocovi24,000Y10.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityMocoviP
Mocovi
  
Omaguaca7,300Y4.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Ona3,000Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Pampa23,000Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Peruvian166,00014.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianitySpanishP
Peruvian
  
Pilaga Toba5,500Y45.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityPilaga   
Polish195,0000.50 %90.00 %3 ChristianityPolishP
Polish
  
Portuguese15,0007.00 %93.00 %4 ChristianityPortugueseP
Portuguese
  
Quechua, Northwest Jujuy2,000Y10.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityQuechua, South Bolivian   
Quechua, South Bolivian80,000Y4.00 %98.85 %4 ChristianityQuechua, South BolivianP
Quechua, South Bolivian
  
Querandi3,900Y4.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Quichua, Santiago del Estero63,000Y0.40 %94.00 %3 ChristianityQuichua, Santiago del Estero   
Rankulche16,000Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Romani, Vlax58,0002.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityRomani, VlaxP
Romani, Vlax
M
Romani, Vlax of Argentina
T
Romanian16,0007.00 %84.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Romanian
  
Russian31,0000.40 %70.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Russian
  
Sanaviron3,100Y3.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Serb6,3000.20 %85.00 %3 ChristianitySerbianP
Serb
 T
Slovak9,00012.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianitySlovakP
Slovak
  
Slovene11,0000.30 %95.00 %3 ChristianitySlovene   
Spaniard578,0000.20 %95.00 %3 ChristianitySpanishP
Spaniard
  
Tapiete, Guarayo600Y16.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityNandeva   
Tehuelche, Aoniken30,000Y0.40 %90.00 %3 ChristianityMapudungun   
Toba Qom135,000Y50.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityTobaP
Toba Qom
  
Turk8000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTurkishP
Turk
 T
Ukrainian31,0004.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityUkrainianP
Ukrainian
 T
Uruguyan White122,0003.00 %71.00 %4 ChristianitySpanishP
Uruguyan White
  
Vejoz Mataco45,000Y8.00 %85.00 %4 ChristianityWichi Lhamtes Vejoz   
Vilela500Y1.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityToba   
Weenhayek, Wichi Lhames Noct45,000Y10.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityWichi Lhamtes Nocten   
Welsh31,0008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityWelshP
Welsh
 T
Wichi, Pilcomayo Mataco43,000Y28.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityWichi Lhamtes Guisnay   
Total People Groups:   84 43,780,000 41     2     44 4 17
Unclassified / Other Individuals 67,000  
UN Country Population (2016) 43,847,000  
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Argentina – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 2 2.4 % 190,000 0.4 %
  2 - Minimally reached 6 7.1 % 1,568,000 3.6 %
  3 - Superficially reached 16 19.0 % 3,092,000 7.1 %
  4 - Partially reached 41 48.8 % 1,727,000 3.9 %
  5 - Significantly reached 19 22.6 % 37,203,000 85.0 %
Totals 84   43,780,000  


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.
Argentina – Languages
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Language
Code
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Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
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Arabic, North Levantine Spokenapc10Portions
Arabic, South Levantine Spokenajp10Portions
Argentine Sign Languageaed10None
Armenianhye10Complete
Aymara, Centralayr10Complete
Belarusanbel10Complete
Catalancat10Complete
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chorote, Iyo'wujwacrq10Portions
Chorote, Iyojwa'jacrt10NT
Croatianhrv10Complete
Czechces10Complete
Englisheng10Complete
Frenchfra10Complete
Galicianglg10Complete
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Greekell10Complete
Guarani, Avanhd10Complete
Guarani, Eastern Boliviangui20Complete
Guarani, Mbyagun10Complete
Guarani, Paraguayangug10Complete
Italianita10Complete
Japanesejpn10Complete
Kabuverdianukea10Portions
Kaiwakgk10NT
Koreankor10Complete
Laolao10Complete
Mapudungunarn20NT
Mocovimoc10NT
Nandevatpj10None
Nivaclecag10Complete
Pilagaplg10NT
Plautdietschpdt10Complete
Polishpol10Complete
Portuguesepor20Complete
Quechua, South Bolivianquh20Complete
Quichua, Santiago del Esteroqus10Portions
Romani, Vlaxrmy10NT
Romanianron10Complete
Russianrus10Complete
Serbiansrp10Complete
Slovakslk10Complete
Sloveneslv10Complete
Spanishspa291Complete
Tobatob20NT
Turkishtur11Complete
Ukrainianukr10Complete
Welshcym10Complete
Wichi Lhamtes Guisnaymzh10Complete
Wichi Lhamtes Noctenmtp10NT
Wichi Lhamtes Vejozwlv10Complete
Totals: 51 84 2   49 30 37 49 22
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Argentina – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 9.9 %
(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.
Argentina – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Argentina. Ministries in the Argentina section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Central and South America 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 Argentina   Ministries in Central and South America
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Country Level Ministries Size
AMG InternationalLarge
Apostolic Christian Church Foundation, Missionary CommitteeMedium
Avant MinistriesMedium
Biblical Ministries WorldwideMedium
Chosen People MinistriesSmall
Christian Aid MissionLarge
ConvergeMedium
Elim FellowshipMedium
Encompass World PartnersMedium
Evangelical Baptist MissionsMedium
Evangelical Covenant ChurchMedium
Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMedium
Evangelical Presbyterian ChurchMedium
Evangelism Explosion InternationalMedium
Friends of Israel Gospel MinistryMedium
Global Outreach InternationalMedium
Globe InternationalMedium
Go Ye FellowshipMedium
Gospel Fellowship AssociationMedium
Gospel Mission of South AmericaSmall
Greater Grace World Outreach MissionsMedium
Impact InternationalMedium
International Board of Jewish MissionsSmall
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and MissionsSmall
Latin LinkMedium
LifeWindMedium
LOGOI MinistriesSmall
Macedonian World Baptist MissionsMedium
Mennonite Mission NetworkMedium
Navigators, International Missions GroupMedium
Overland MissionsSmall
Reformed Baptist Mission ServicesSmall
South American Mission SocietyMedium
Spanish World MinistriesMedium
The Brethren ChurchMedium
White FieldsMedium
Ministries Listed:  36
 
Regional Level Ministries Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism)Large
Action International MinistriesMedium
Anglican Frontier MissionsSmall
Assemblies of God World MissionsLarge
Awana Clubs, InternationalMedium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, InternationalMedium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI)Medium
Baptist Medical and Dental Mission InternationalMedium
Baptist Mid-MissionsMedium
BCM InternationalMedium
Bible LeagueMedium
Campus Crusade for Christ, InternationalLarge
Child Evangelism FellowshipMedium
Church of God of ProphecyMedium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission DepartmentMedium
Church World ServiceMedium
EFCA International MissionMedium
Every Home for ChristMedium
Final Frontiers FoundationLarge
Free Methodist World MissionsMedium
Galcom InternationalSmall
Global ActionSmall
GO InternationalSmall
InterCommSmall
Intervarsity Christian FellowshipMedium
Iris Ministries, Inc.Medium
Mailbox Club InternationalSmall
Presbyterian Evangelistic FellowshipMedium
Scripture UnionMedium
Seventh-day Adventists General ConferenceMedium
Silent Word MinistriesSmall
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission BoardLarge
United Methodist ChurchMedium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign MissionsMedium
United World MissionMedium
Worldwide Tentmakers, IncorporatedSmall
Youth with a MissionLarge
Ministries Listed:  37
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Argentina – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 43,780,000
Percent Urbanization 92 %
Total People Groups 84
Unreached People Groups 2
Region Central and South America
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Spanish
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 93.1%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 9.9%  [2]
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.808 (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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