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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 15.17 million 2013 4th out of 130
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 3 2014 110th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 1,319 2014 92nd out of 195
Christianity > Christians 1.69 million 2014 17th out of 45
Christianity > Percent Christian 8% 2014 24th out of 45
Islam > Percentage Muslim 7% 2004 79th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 4,019 2002 86th out of 177
Major religion(s) Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 8.5% 2014 76th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 1.73 million 2014 62nd out of 177
Religions Buddhist 69.1%, Muslim 7.6%, Hindu 7.1%, Christian 6.2%, unspecified 10% 2001
Religions > All Buddhist 69.1%, Muslim 7.6%, Hindu 7.1%, Christian 6.2%, unspecified 10% (2001 census provisional data) 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 99% 2014 3rd out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 1% 2014 139th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 3,385 2004 115th out of 230

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Sri Lanka Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Christian 19 Religions 3