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Palau

Palau Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 190 2013 120th out of 130
Buddhism > Percent Buddhist 0.9% 2013 23th out of 96
Christian > Catholic > Female catholics 4,552 2005 3rd out of 3
Christian > Catholic > Male catholics 5,273 2005 3rd out of 3
Christian > Catholic > Male catholics per thousand people 264.88 2005 1st out of 3
Jehovahs Witnesses 98 2002 162nd out of 177
Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000 5.01 2002 22nd out of 158
Major religion(s) Christianity, Modekngei (indigenous belief) 2013
Religions Roman Catholic 41.6%, Protestant 23.3%, Modekngei 8.8% (indigenous to Palau), Seventh-Day Adventist 5.3%, Jehovah's Witness 0.9%, Latter-Day Saints 0.6%, other 3.1%, unspecified or none 16.4% 2000
Religions > All Roman Catholic 41.6%, Protestant 23.3%, Modekngei 8.8% (indigenous to Palau), Seventh-Day Adventist 5.3%, Jehovah's Witness 0.9%, Latter-Day Saints 0.6%, other religion 3.1%, unspecified or none 16.4% (2000 census) 2006
Religions > Protestant 23.3% 2006 20th out of 51
Religions > Roman Catholic 41.6% 2006 56th out of 96
Religious diversity score 0.715 2001 21st out of 214
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 954 2004 147th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 48.17 2004 14th out of 200

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country (Buddhism by Country); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. 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.; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide. 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.; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; 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.

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

Palau Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

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