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Lesotho

Lesotho Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 2 2014 124th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 880 2014 104th out of 195
Christian > Protestant > Protestant percent 20% 2014 50th out of 58
Christian > Protestant > Protestants 373,407 2014 43th out of 58
Hindus 2,125 2011 76th out of 94
Hindus per thousand people 1.05 2011 53th out of 94
Islam > Percentage Muslim 2% 2004 105th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 3,133 2002 91st out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim population 1,000 2014 170th out of 177
Religions Christian 80%, indigenous beliefs 20% 2008
Religions > All Christian 80%, indigenous beliefs 20% 2006
Religious diversity score 0.721 2001 20th out of 214
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 5,141 2004 98th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 2.69 2004 79th out of 200

SOURCES: Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); Wikipedia: Protestantism by country (Top sixty countries by number and percentage of Protestants); 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; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; Wikipedia: Islam by country (Table) ("Muslim Population by Country" . The Future of the Global Muslim Population . Pew Research Center . Retrieved 22 December 2011 .); 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; 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.

Citation

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Lesotho Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

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