• RELIGION: CHRISTIANITY - EASTERN ORTHODOXY



QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 276

Population: 216,637,855

Unreached people groups: 231

UPG population: 178,160,455

Unengaged UPGs: 109

UUPG population: 8,215,655

Number of countries: 66


Base Religion: Christianity

Description: Eastern Orthodoxy includes Copts, the Assyrian Church of the East, Eastern Orthodox Churches and Oriental Orthodox Churches. These traditions split from the Roman Catholic Church over doctrinal, cultural and linguistic differences. The Orthodox Church considers itself the present-day continuation of the theology and practice established by Jesus Christ through his Apostles.


People groups: 276

Population: 216,637,855

Unreached people groups: 231

UPG population: 178,160,455

Unengaged UPGs: 109

UUPG population: 8,215,655

Number of countries: 66