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Iceland

Iceland Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 946 2013 103th out of 130
Buddhism > Percent Buddhist 0.3% 2013 47th out of 96
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 2 2014 119th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 265 2014 126th out of 195
Christian > Protestant > Protestant percent 91% 2014 2nd out of 58
Christian > Protestant > Protestants 270,031 2014 46th out of 58
Islam > Percentage Muslim 0.1% 2004 148th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 302 2002 143th out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 0.1% 2014 166th out of 184
Religions Lutheran Church of Iceland 82.1%, Roman Catholic Church 2.4%, Reykjavik Free Church 2.3%, Hafnarfjorour Free Church 1.6%, other Christian 2.8%, other religions 0.9%, unaffiliated 2.6%, other or unspecified 5.5% 2006
Religions > All Lutheran Church of Iceland 85.5%, Reykjavik Free Church 2.1%, Roman Catholic Church 2%, Hafnarfjorour Free Church 1.5%, other Christian 2.7%, other or unspecified 3.8%, unaffiliated 2.4% (2004) 2006
Religious diversity score 0.191 2001 177th out of 214
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 563 2004 164th out of 230
State religion > Church Lutheran Evangelical Church 2014

Citation

"Iceland Religion Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Iceland/Religion

Iceland Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Buddhism 3 Christian 4

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There are not 301,931 buddists in Iceland in 2007 as claimed on this page. Icelands total population was 307,672 and about 80% of the population is registered in the Lutheran Church of Iceland.

There were 652 icelanders registered in the Buddhist Association in 2007. See here in Icelands goverments official page:

http://www.statice.is/?PageID=1180&src=https://rannsokn.hagstofa.is/pxen/Dialog/varval.asp?ma=MAN10001%26ti=Populations+by+religious+organizations+1998-2014+%26path=../Database/mannfjoldi/Trufelog/%26lang=1%26units=Number

Posted on 19 Apr 2014

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