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Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 7,348.5 2013 67th out of 130
Buddhism > Percent Buddhist 0.2% 2013 58th out of 96
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 41 2014 1st out of 4
Christian > Mormon > Members 20,940 2014 1st out of 4
Hindu percent of population 0.09% 2011 40th out of 49
Islam > Percentage Muslim 0.13% 2004 147th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 24,600 2002 41st out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim population 1,000 2014 167th out of 177
Religions Roman Catholic 85%, Protestant and other 15% 2008
Religions > All Roman Catholic 85%, Protestant and other 15% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 84.5% 2014 68th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 13.5% 2014 76th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 35,050 2004 52nd out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 9.16 2004 50th 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); 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; 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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Puerto Rico Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Catholic 5
  • Puerto Rico ranked #7 for seventh-day adventist membership amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2004.
  • Puerto Rico ranked #7 for jehovahs witnesses per 1000 amongst Christian countries in 2002.

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