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Spain

Spain Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 138 2014 22nd out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 50,049 2014 24th out of 195
Islam > Percentage Muslim 2.5% 2004 102nd out of 167
Islam in Europe > Muslim population 650,000 2009 5th out of 24
Jehovahs Witnesses 104,170 2002 18th out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 2.3% 2014 107th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 1.02 million 2014 69th out of 177
Religions Roman Catholic 94%, other 6% 2008
Religions > All Roman Catholic 94%, other 6% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 49.5% 2014 108th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 50% 2014 31st out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 11,244 2004 76th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.263 2004 133th out of 200
State religion > Church Roman Catholic Church 2014

SOURCES: Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; Miller, Tracy, ed (October 2009) (PDF).ÿ apping the Global Muslim Population: A Report on the Size and Distribution of the World?s Muslim Population.ÿPew Research Center. pp.ÿ31?32. Retrieved 2009-11-11.; 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.; Wikipedia: State religion (Established churches and former state churches)

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Spain Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Catholic 5 Secularism and atheism 5
Christian 8 State religion 4

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Hi Samantha, the total number parishes (22,679, given on this page) indicates the total number of churches in the country. Spain has the second largest number of Catholic parishes among all countries. For more, follow the links of the categories listed here.

Posted on 04 Mar 2005

Suchita Vemuri, Staff Editor

Suchita Vemuri, Staff Editor