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Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 27 2014 54th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 13,000 2014 41st out of 195
Hindus 4,301.5 2011 66th out of 94
Hindus per thousand people 0.733 2011 68th out of 94
Islam > Percentage Muslim 60% 2004 45th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 1,450 2002 119th out of 177
Major religion(s) Islam, Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 71.5% 2014 41st out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 4.17 million 2014 42nd out of 177
Religions Muslim 60%, Christian 10%, indigenous beliefs 30% 2008
Religions > All Muslim 60%, indigenous beliefs 30%, Christian 10% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 98% 2014 11th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 1.5% 2014 137th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 15,150 2004 65th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 3.07 2004 76th out of 200

SOURCES: 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; https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2122.html. 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.; 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.

Citation

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Sierra Leone Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Christian 5
  • Sierra Leone ranked first for seventh-day adventist membership per 1000 amongst Muslim countries in 2004.