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Turkmenistan - Ethnic Turkmen Christians are few but have increased since independence,

The harassment of Christians has been intensifying in Turkmenistan since July, with several Christians facing fines and threats of ostracism and expulsion from villages and schools.


Turkmenistan Overview

Derek Prince Ministries has ongoing outreach activity in Turkmenistan. Further information about the work here will be forthcoming shortly, but for the moment, contact details can be found on the right with some basic information about the country and statistics on the progress of the gospel.

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Capital City Ashgabat
Largest City Ashgabat
Main Language(s) Turkmen (9 total languages)
Population 5,117,000
Primary Religion Freedom of religion
% Evangelicals 0.10%
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High, 50=Low - Open Doors UK)
People Groups Unreached 23 out of 42 (54.76%)
Area of Country 488,100 (km sq)