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Nicaragua

Nicaragua Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 5,789 2013 73th out of 130
Buddhism > Percent Buddhist 0.1% 2013 73th out of 96
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 102 2012 7th out of 11
Christian > Mormon > Members 80,605 2012 7th out of 11
Christian > Protestant > Protestant percent 16.1% 2014 56th out of 58
Christian > Protestant > Protestants 879,881 2014 36th out of 58
Jehovahs Witnesses 19,003 2002 49th out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim population 1,000 2014 166th out of 177
Religions Roman Catholic 58.5%, Evangelical 21.6%, Moravian 1.6%, Jehovah's Witness 0.9%, other 1.7%, none 15.7% 2005
Religions > All Roman Catholic 72.9%, Evangelical 15.1%, Moravian 1.5%, Episcopal 0.1%, other 1.9%, none 8.5% (1995 census) 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 84% 2014 71st out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 15% 2014 73th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 56,691 2004 43th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 10.53 2004 45th out of 200

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country (Buddhism by Country); 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); 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: 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.

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