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Egypt

Egypt Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 1,687 2013 95th out of 130
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 1 2014 141st out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 70 2014 158th out of 195
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox percent of population 9 2014 19th out of 43
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox population 7.61 million 2014 6th out of 43
Islam > Percentage Muslim 91% 2004 24th out of 167
Major religion(s) Islam, Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 94.7% 2014 26th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 80.02 million 2014 5th out of 177
Religions Muslim (mostly Sunni) 90%, Coptic 9%, other Christian 1% 2008
Religions > All Muslim (mostly Sunni) 90%, Coptic 9%, other Christian 1% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 98% 2014 9th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 2% 2014 133th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 807 2004 153th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.0114 2004 180th 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: Orthodoxy by country (Statistics); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; 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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