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Belgium

Belgian Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 67,887.5 2013 27th out of 130
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 17 2014 68th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 6,186 2014 57th out of 195
Islam > Percentage Muslim 3.5% 2004 96th out of 167
Islam in Europe > Muslim population 281,000 2009 8th out of 24
Jehovahs Witnesses 24,749 2002 40th out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 6% 2014 81st out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 638,000 2014 82nd out of 177
Religions Roman Catholic 75%, other (includes Protestant) 25% 2008
Religions > All Roman Catholic 75%, Protestant or other 25% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 33% 2014 125th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 57.5% 2014 24th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 1,693 2004 133th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.162 2004 141st out of 200

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country (Buddhism by Country); Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; Miller, Tracy, ed (October 2009) (PDF).ÿ apping the Global Muslim Population: A Report on the Size and Distribution of the World?s Muslim Population.ÿPew Research Center. pp.ÿ31?32. Retrieved 2009-11-11.; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; Wikipedia: Islam by country (Table) ("Muslim Population by Country" . The Future of the Global Muslim Population . Pew Research Center . Retrieved 22 December 2011 .); CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; CIA World Factbook, 22 August 2006; Wikipedia: Importance of religion by country (Countries); adventiststatistics.org 2004 Annual Report 31 December 2004; adventiststatistics.org 2004 Annual Report 31 December 2004. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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Belgium Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Buddhism 3 Christian 6
Catholic 5 Secularism and atheism 5