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Finland

Finland Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 5,266 2013 75th out of 130
Buddhism > By Country > Buddhism > Population > 2007[49] 5.24 million 2007 32nd out of 51
Buddhism > Percent Buddhist 0.1% 2013 87th out of 96
Christian > Catholic > Female catholics 5,543 2010 8th out of 10
Christian > Catholic > Male catholics 5,097 2010 8th out of 10
Christian > Catholic > Male catholics per thousand people 0.95 2010 10th out of 10
Christian > Catholic > Rural catholics per thousand people 0.186 2010 5th out of 6
Christian > Catholic > Rural male catholics per thousand people 0.0858 2010 5th out of 6
Christian > Catholic > Urban catholics 9,645 2010 4th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Urban catholics per thousand people 1.8 2010 6th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Urban female catholics 5,008 2010 4th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Urban female catholics per thousand people 0.934 2010 6th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Urban male catholics per thousand people 0.865 2010 6th out of 7
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 30 2014 50th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 4,745 2014 65th out of 195
Christian > Mormon > Temples 1 2014 34th out of 34
Christian > Orthodox > Female orthodox population 32,525 2010 2nd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Female orthodox population per thousand people 6.06 2010 2nd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Male orthodox population 25,924 2010 2nd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Male orthodox population per thousand people 4.83 2010 2nd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox percent of population 1.1 2014 38th out of 43
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox population 59,028 2014 40th out of 43
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox population per thousand people 0.448 2010 4th out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox share of world population 0.02 2014 41st out of 43
Christian > Orthodox > Rural female orthodox population 52 2010 3rd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Rural female orthodox population per thousand people 0.0097 2010 3rd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Rural orthodox population 16,475 2010 2nd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Urban female orthodox population 1,350 2010 2nd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Urban male orthodox population 954 2010 2nd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Urban male orthodox population per thousand people 0.178 2010 3rd out of 4
Christian > Orthodox > Urban orthodox population 41,974 2010 2nd out of 4
Christian > Prostestant > Lutherans 4.39 million 2010 8th out of 17
Christian > Prostestant > Lutherans per thousand people 817.97 2010 2nd out of 17
Christian > Protestant > Baptist church members 2,345 2011 25th out of 34
Christian > Protestant > Baptist church members per thousand people 0.435 2011 19th out of 34
Christian > Protestant > Baptist churches 32 2011 26th out of 34
Christian > Protestant > Baptist churches per million people 5.94 2011 19th out of 34
Christian > Protestant > Protestant percent 85.1% 2014 7th out of 58
Christian > Protestant > Protestants 4.45 million 2014 17th out of 58
Christian > Protestant > Quakers 20 2007 22nd out of 33
Christianity > Percent Christian 82.2% 2009 8th out of 13
Hindus 524 2011 82nd out of 94
Hindus per thousand people 0.0972 2011 88th out of 94
Islam > Percentage Muslim 0.2% 2004 145th out of 167
Islam in Europe > Muslim population 24,000 2009 16th out of 24
Jehovahs Witnesses 19,044 2002 48th out of 177
Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000 3.66 2002 39th out of 158
Jews 1,200 1998 60th out of 89
Jews per 1000 0.233 1998 59th out of 86
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Islamist organizations Finnish Islamic Party 2014
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 0.8% 2014 134th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 42,000 2014 128th out of 177
People who say religion is important 28% 2009 9th out of 13
Religions Lutheran Church of Finland 82.5%, Orthodox Church 1.1%, other Christian 1.1%, other 0.1%, none 15.1% 2006
Religions > All Lutheran National Church 84.2%, Greek Orthodox in Finland 1.1%, other Christian 1.1%, other 0.1%, none 13.5% (2003) 2006
Religious diversity score 0.253 2001 152nd out of 214
Secularism and atheism > Believes in spirit or life force 42% 2010 7th out of 27
Secularism and atheism > Believes there is a god 33% 2010 20th out of 27
Secularism and atheism > Does not believe in spirit, God or life force 22% 2010 12th out of 27
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 28% 2014 134th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 70% 2014 10th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 5,264 2004 96th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 1.01 2004 101st out of 200
State religion > Church Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland 1919
State religion > Denomination Lutheran 1919
State religion > Disestablishment date 1869 1919

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country (Buddhism by Country); Wikipedia: Buddhism by country; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. 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.; Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints membership statistics (Caribbean); Wikipedia: Orthodoxy by country (Statistics); Wikipedia: Lutheranism by region (Countries with more than 500,000 Lutherans) ([1] The Lutheran World Federation 2010 Membership Figures); Wikipedia: Lutheranism by region (Countries with more than 500,000 Lutherans) ([1] The Lutheran World Federation 2010 Membership Figures). 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.; http://www.bwanet.org/about-us2/statistics; http://www.bwanet.org/about-us2/statistics. 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.; Wikipedia: Protestantism by country (Top sixty countries by number and percentage of Protestants); Wikipedia: Quakers (Africa) (Nuttall, Geoffrey (1955). "Early Quakerism in the Netherlands: Its wider context" . The Bulletin of the Friends Historical Association 44 (1): 3–18. Gragg, Larry (2009). The Quaker community on Barbados : challenging the culture of the planter class ([Online-Ausg.] ed.). Columbia: University of Missouri Press. ISBN 9780826218476 . Friends World Committee for Consultation (2007) 'Finding Quakers around the World http://www.fwccamericas.org/publications/images/fwcc_map_2007_sm.gif, ); http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christianity_by_country#Sovereign_states; https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2122.html; https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2122.html. 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.; International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; Miller, Tracy, ed (October 2009) (PDF).ÿ apping the Global Muslim Population: A Report on the Size and Distribution of the World?s Muslim Population.ÿPew Research Center. pp.ÿ31?32. Retrieved 2009-11-11.; 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; Wikipedia: Islamism (Parties and Organizations); Wikipedia: Islam by country (Table) ("Muslim Population by Country" . The Future of the Global Muslim Population . Pew Research Center . Retrieved 22 December 2011 .); Wikipedia: Christianity in Norway (Importance of religion) (GALLUP WorldView - data accessed on 17 january 2009); 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 .); Biotechnology Report, Special Eurobarometer, European Commission, October 2010, p. 381;

Biotechnology Report, Special Eurobarometer, European Commission, October 2010, p. 381

; Biotechnology Report, Special Eurobarometer, European Commission, October 2010, p. 381; 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.; Wikipedia: State religion (Established churches and former state churches)

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Finland Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Buddhism 3 Secularism and atheism 5
Christian 48 State religion 4

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All relion stats are out dated and useless information, because they are meny, meny years old stuff.

Posted on 11 Aug 2010

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