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China Religion Stats

Definitions

  • Islam > Percentage Muslim: Percent of Muslims in each country.
  • Major religion(s): Country major religions.
  • Religions: This entry includes a rank ordering of religions by adherents starting with the largest group and sometimes includes the percent of total population.
  • Religions > All: This entry includes a rank ordering of religions by adherents starting with the largest group and sometimes includes the percent of total population.
  • Religions > Muslim: Percent of population who are Muslims. 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 AMOUNT DATE RANK
Buddhism > By Country > Buddhism > Population > 2007[49] 1.32 billion 2007 1st out of 51
Islam > Percentage Muslim 3% 2004 99th out of 167
Major religion(s) Buddhism, Christianity, Islam, Taoism 2013
Religions Daoist (Taoist), Buddhist, Christian 3%-4%, Muslim 1%-2%; <i>note:</i> officially atheist 2002
Religions > A note officially <a href=/encyclopedia/atheism><a href=/encyclopedia/atheism>atheist</a></a> (2002 est.) 2003
Religions > All Daoist (Taoist), Buddhist, Christian 3%-4%, Muslim 1%-2% 2006
Religions > Muslim 1% 2006 97th out of 99
Religions > Note officially atheist 2002
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 338,277 2004 12th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.261 2004 134th out of 200

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country; International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; CIA World Factbook, December 2003; CIA World Factbook, 22 August 2006; 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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