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Religious countries: Religion stats

Definitions

  • Catholic > Cardinals: The Cardinal Electors are those members of the College of Cardinals who have not reached their 80th Birthday on the day on which a Pope dies. That is, if they turn 80 years of age before the Pope dies, or on the day he dies, they are ineligible to vote in the Conclave to elect his successor. However, if they turn 80 years of age the day after the Pope dies they are eligible. Interestingly, even if they cannot vote they can be elected. As of Wednesday, April 20, 2005, there are 183 Cardinals from 66 different countries, 117 of whom are eligible to vote and 66 of whom are ineligible.
  • Catholic > Cardinals per million: The Cardinal Electors are those members of the College of Cardinals who have not reached their 80th Birthday on the day on which a Pope dies. That is, if they turn 80 years of age before the Pope dies, or on the day he dies, they are ineligible to vote in the Conclave to elect his successor. However, if they turn 80 years of age the day after the Pope dies they are eligible. Interestingly, even if they cannot vote they can be elected. As of Wednesday, April 20, 2005, there are 183 Cardinals from 66 different countries, 117 of whom are eligible to vote and 66 of whom are ineligible. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Islam > Percentage Muslim: Percent of Muslims in each country.
  • Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Jews per 1000: . Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Religions > Hindu: Percent of population who are Hindu. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Religions > Jewish: Percent of population who are Jewish. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Religions > Muslim: Percent of population who are Muslims. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Religions > Protestant: Percent of population who are Protestants. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Religions > Roman Catholic: Percent of population who are Roman Catholics. Note: categories sometimes vary from country to country, extracted from CIA data.
  • Seventh-day Adventist Membership: This entry lists Seventh-day Adventist membership worldwide as of 2004. Membership is defined as baptised and active.
  • Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000: This entry lists Seventh-day Adventist membership worldwide as of 2004. Membership is defined as baptised and active. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT RELIGIOUS TOTAL RELIGIOUS AVERAGE DATES
Catholic > Cardinals 28
15% of surveyed countries
3.5
25% more than average
2005
Catholic > Cardinals per million 0.0566
8 times less than average
2005
Islam > Percentage Muslim 36.51%
25% more than average
2004
Islam in Europe > Muslim population 57,000
8 times less than average
2009
Jehovahs Witnesses 1.51 million
23% of surveyed countries
94,181.69
2 times more than average
2002
Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000 2.38
4% less than average
2002
Jews 251,370
1% of surveyed countries
19,336.15
9 times less than average
1998
Jews per 1000 1.2
10 times less than average
1998
Religions > Hindu 59.25%
2 times more than average
2006
Religions > Jewish 1.5%
7 times less than average
2006
Religions > Muslim 52.87%
29% more than average
2006
Religions > Protestant 20.23%
1% more than average
2006
Religions > Roman Catholic 59.7%
12% more than average
2006
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 4.47 million
32% of surveyed countries
212,893.43
3 times more than average
2004
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 5.43
96% less than average
2004

Citation

"Religious Religion Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Religious-countries/Religion