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Lebanon

Lebanon Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 1 2014 163th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 210 2014 134th out of 195
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox population 851,000 2014 19th out of 43
Christianity > Christians 1.8 million 2014 16th out of 45
Christianity > Percent Christian 41% 2014 6th out of 45
Islam > Percentage Muslim 70% 2004 41st out of 167
Major religion(s) Islam, Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 59.7% 2014 44th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 2.54 million 2014 56th out of 177
Religions Muslim 59.7% (Shia, Sunni, Druze, Isma'ilite, Alawite or Nusayri), Christian 39% (Maronite Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Melkite Catholic, Armenian Orthodox, Syrian Catholic, Armenian Catholic, Syrian Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Chaldean, Assyrian, Copt, Protestant), other 1.3%; note: 17 religious sects recognized 2008
Religions > All Muslim 59.7% (Shi'a, Sunni, Druze, Isma'ilite, Alawite or Nusayri), Christian 39% (Maronite Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Melkite Catholic, Armenian Orthodox, Syrian Catholic, Armenian Catholic, Syrian Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Chaldean, Assyrian, Copt, Protestant), other 1.3% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 89.5% 2014 55th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 10% 2014 87th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 393 2004 171st out of 230
Shia Islam population > Number of Shia muslims 1,000,000 - 2,000,000 2009

Citation

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

Lebanon Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Catholic 5 Religions 3
Christian 6