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United States

United States Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 13,742 2012 1st out of 11
Christian > Mormon > Members 6.32 million 2012 1st out of 11
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox population 5.27 million 2014 9th out of 43
Christian > Protestant > Protestant percent 55% 2014 19th out of 58
Islam > Percentage Muslim 1.4% 2004 114th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 1.04 million 2002 1st out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 0.8% 2014 132nd out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 2.6 million 2014 54th out of 177
Religions Protestant 51.3%, Roman Catholic 23.9%, Mormon 1.7%, other Christian 1.6%, Jewish 1.7%, Buddhist 0.7%, Muslim 0.6%, other or unspecified 2.5%, unaffiliated 12.1%, none 4% 2007
Religions > All Protestant 52%, Roman Catholic 24%, Mormon 2%, Jewish 1%, Muslim 1%, other 10%, none 10% (2002 est.) 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 65% 2014 100th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 34.5% 2014 42nd out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 948,892 2004 2nd out of 230
Shia Islam population > Number of Shia muslims 200,000 - 400,000 2009

Citation

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

United States Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Catholic 5 Religions 5
Christian 16
  • United States ranked first for jehovahs witnesses amongst Christian countries in 2002.
  • United States ranked first for seventh-day adventist membership amongst Former British colonies in 2004.