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South Korea

South Korea Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 128 2014 24th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 85,628 2014 17th out of 195
Christian > Protestant > Protestant percent 18.1% 2014 54th out of 58
Christianity > Christians 14.38 million 2014 6th out of 45
Christianity > Percent Christian 29.2% 2014 7th out of 45
Islam > Percentage Muslim 0.04% 2004 156th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 91,996 2002 21st out of 177
Major religion(s) Buddhism, Christianity; nearly half of adults profess no religion 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 0.2% 2014 159th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 75,000 2014 118th out of 177
Religions Christian 26.3% (Protestant 19.7%, Roman Catholic 6.6%), Buddhist 23.2%, other or unknown 1.3%, none 49.3% 1995
Religions > All no affiliation 46%, Christian 26%, Buddhist 26%, Confucianist 1%, other 1% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 32.5% 2014 130th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 65.5% 2014 15th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 182,070 2004 25th out of 230

Citation

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

South Korea Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Catholic 5 Christian 23
  • South Korea ranked second for seventh-day adventist membership amongst High income OECD countries in 2004.