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Rwanda

Rwanda Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 2 2014 131st out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 121 2014 148th out of 195
Christian > Protestant > Protestant percent 43.9% 2014 25th out of 58
Church and state > Constitutional reference to God enactment date 1,991 2014 11th out of 29
Islam > Percentage Muslim 4.6% 2004 88th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 13,341 2002 63th out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity, indigenous beliefs 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 1.8% 2014 112th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 188,000 2014 104th out of 177
Religions Roman Catholic 56.5%, Protestant 26%, Adventist 11.1%, Muslim 4.6%, indigenous beliefs 0.1%, none 1.7% 2001
Religions > All Roman Catholic 56.5%, Protestant 26%, Adventist 11.1%, Muslim 4.6%, indigenous beliefs 0.1%, none 1.7% (2001) 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 95% 2014 30th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 4.5% 2014 113th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 376,060 2004 11th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 40.64 2004 20th out of 200

SOURCES: 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); Wikipedia: Constitutional references to God (List); 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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