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Mauritius

Mauritius Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Christian > Catholic > Male catholics 161,178 2011 4th out of 17
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 2 2014 132nd out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 428 2014 117th out of 195
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox population 34 2011 15th out of 15
Hindu percent of population 49% 2011 2nd out of 49
Hindus 612,932 2011 14th out of 94
Islam > Percentage Muslim 16.6% 2004 64th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 1,536 2002 116th out of 177
Major religion(s) Hinduism, Christianity, Islam 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 16.6% 2014 62nd out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 216,000 2014 98th out of 177
Religions Hindu 48%, Roman Catholic 23.6%, Muslim 16.6%, other Christian 8.6%, other 2.5%, unspecified 0.3%, none 0.4% 2000
Religions > All Hindu 48%, Roman Catholic 23.6%, other Christian 8.6%, Muslim 16.6%, other 2.5%, unspecified 0.3%, none 0.4% (2000 census) 2006
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 3,802 2004 111th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 3.08 2004 75th out of 200

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2122.html; 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; 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.

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Mauritius Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Catholic 5 Religions 4
Christian 27