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Faroe Islands

Faroe Islands Religion Stats

Definitions

  • 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.
  • Religious diversity score: The probability of two people chosen at random having different religions. For instance, if you take two people from anywhere in the country of South Africa, there's an 86% chance they will be of different religious sects or different religions altogether.
  • Seventh-day Adventist Membership: This entry lists Seventh-day Adventist membership worldwide as of 2004. Membership is defined as baptised and active.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Jehovahs Witnesses 88 2002 165th out of 177
Religions Evangelical Lutheran 83.8%, other and unspecified 16.2% (2006 administrative data) 2008
Religions > All Evangelical Lutheran 2006
Religious diversity score 0.315 2001 142nd out of 214
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 62 2004 189th out of 230

SOURCES: watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; CIA World Factbook, 22 August 2006; Wikipedia: List of countries ranked by ethnic and cultural diversity level (Ethnic, Linguistic and Religious Fractionalization) (Natalka Patsiurko, John L. Campbell and John A. Hall (2012). "Measuring cultural diversity: ethnic, linguistic and religious fractionalization in the OECD" . Ethnic and Racial Studies 35 (2): 195–217 . Retrieved September 13, 2012 .); adventiststatistics.org 2004 Annual Report 31 December 2004

Citation

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