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Belize

Belizean Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Buddhism > Buddhists 1,671 2013 96th out of 130
Buddhism > Percent Buddhist 0.5% 2013 40th out of 96
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 11 2012 10th out of 11
Christian > Mormon > Members 4,240 2012 10th out of 11
Christian > Protestant > Protestant percent 30% 2014 38th out of 58
Islam > Percentage Muslim 1% 2004 125th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 1,560 2002 115th out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 0.1% 2014 179th out of 184
Religions Roman Catholic 49.6%, Protestant 27% (Pentecostal 7.4%, Anglican 5.3%, Seventh-Day Adventist 5.2%, Mennonite 4.1%, Methodist 3.5%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.5%), other 14%, none 9.4% 2000
Religions > All Roman Catholic 49.6%, Protestant 27% (Pentecostal 7.4%, Anglican 5.3%, Seventh-Day Adventist 5.2%, Mennonite 4.1%, Methodist 3.5%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.5%), other 14%, none 9.4% (2000) 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 61.5% 2014 102nd out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 33% 2014 44th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 27,917 2004 54th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 105.33 2004 2nd 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); Wikipedia: Protestantism by country (Top sixty countries by number and percentage of Protestants); International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; 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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Belize Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Buddhism 3 Religions 3
Christian 22
  • Belize ranked first for seventh-day adventist membership per 1000 amongst Christian countries in 2004.