North Korea

General Information

  • Area: 122,370 sq km
  • Population: 25,778,816 (2020 estimate)
  • Capital: Pyongyang
  • Main Religion: Officially atheism;
    many follow ‘Juche’ as a religion
  • Language: Korean

Challenges for Prayer


    1. to protect those who follow Jesus and allow them to grow closer to God.

    2. to bring a peaceful reunification of North and South Korea.

    3. to prepare the hearts of North Koreans to hear the good news.

    4. to open North Korea to the gospel so that many can be saved.

Source: Jason Mandryk and Molly Wall, Window on the World, 2018