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Capital city: Zagreb

Population: 4,246,809 (2013)

GDP per capita:  $13,626 (2013)

Ethnic groups: Croat 89.6%, Serb 4.5%, other 5.9% (including Bosniak, Hungarian, Slovene, Czech, and Roma) (2001 census)

Religions: Roman Catholic 87.8%, Orthodox 4.4%, other Christian 0.4%, Muslim 1.3%, other and unspecified 0.9%, none 5.2% (2001 census)

Source: The World Factbook

Prayer points:

•    Pray for unity within the Church, that believers would continue to demonstrate the boundary-breaking, universal love of God.
•    Pray that God would raise up Christian leaders in Croatia
•    Pray for lasting reconciliation among the ethnic groups in the nation and across borders after all the rivalries and bitterness towards one another.
•  Despite Croatia being one of the wealthiest former Yugoslave republics, it still has a high unemployment rate – pray for a more stable economy.
•    Pray for healing and restoration especially for those areas affected by war in the 90’s, where quality of life is lower and social exclusion is more prevalent.