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Panama Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Islam > Percentage Muslim 0.3% 2004 140th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 11,704 2002 65th out of 177
Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000 3.68 2002 38th out of 158
Jews 7,000 1998 38th out of 89
Jews per 1000 2.39 1998 21st out of 86
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Religions Roman Catholic 85%, Protestant 15% 2008
Religions > All Roman Catholic 85%, Protestant 15% 2006
Religions > Protestant 15% 2006 27th out of 51
Religions > Roman Catholic 85% 2006 26th out of 96
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 54,857 2004 44th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 16.61 2004 36th out of 200

SOURCES: International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; 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.; World Jewish Congress (WJC), 1998; World Jewish Congress (WJC), 1998. 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; 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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