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Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 10,220 2013 58th out of 130
Buddhism > Percent Buddhist 0.1% 2013 88th out of 96
Catholic > Cardinals 1 2005 28th out of 65
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 202 2014 15th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 124,435 2014 13th out of 195
Islam > Percentage Muslim 0.02% 2004 160th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 25,936 2002 39th out of 177
Jews 250 1998 83th out of 89
Muslim > Muslim population 2,000 2014 163th out of 177
Religions Roman Catholic 95%, other 5% 2008
Religions > All Roman Catholic 95% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 86% 2014 67th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 13.5% 2014 77th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 217,483 2004 21st out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 23.62 2004 28th out of 200

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country (Buddhism by Country); Catholic.com - College of Cardinals; Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; World Jewish Congress (WJC), 1998; 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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Dominican Republic Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Buddhism 3 Christian 3
Catholic 5
Dominican Republic ranked #17 for seventh-day adventist membership amongst Hot countries in 2004.

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