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El Salvador

El Salvador Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Buddhism > By Country > Buddhism > Buddhist total 2084 2084
Buddhism > By Country > Buddhism > Population > 2007[49] 6.95 million 2007 30th out of 51
Jehovahs Witnesses 30,687 2002 35th out of 177
Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000 5.11 2002 20th out of 158
Jews 120 1998 89th out of 89
Jews per 1000 0.0204 1998 76th out of 86
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Religions Roman Catholic 57.1%, Protestant 21.2%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1.9%, Mormon 0.7%, other religions 2.3%, none 16.8% 2003
Religions > A note there is extensive activity by <a href=/kp/Protestant><a href=/encyclopedia/Protestantism>Protestant</a></a> groups throughout the country; by the end of 1992, there were an estimated 1 million <a href=/kp/Protestant><a href=/encyclopedia/Protestantism>Protestant</a></a> evangelicals in <a href=/country/es>El Salvador</a> 2003
Religions > All Roman Catholic 83%, other 17% 2006
Religions > Roman Catholic 83% 2006 27th out of 96
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 129,115 2004 32nd out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 21.34 2004 30th out of 200

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide. 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.; World Jewish Congress (WJC), 1998; World Jewish Congress (WJC), 1998. 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.; 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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