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Religion Stats: compare key data on China & Philippines

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STAT China Philippines HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 472.36 million
Ranked 1st. 240 times more than Philippines
1.96 million
Ranked 11th.
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 34
Ranked 45th.
1,134
Ranked 2nd. 33 times more than China
Christian > Mormon > Members 10,500
Ranked 48th.
675,166
Ranked 2nd. 64 times more than China
Christianity > Christians 46.27 million
Ranked 2nd.
83.88 million
Ranked 1st. 81% more than China
Christianity > Percent Christian 3.5%
Ranked 30th.
90.5%
Ranked 3rd. 26 times more than China

Islam > Percentage Muslim 3%
Ranked 99th.
5%
Ranked 85th. 67% more than China
Major religion(s) Buddhism, Christianity, Islam, Taoism Christianity
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 1.8%
Ranked 111th.
5.1%
Ranked 87th. 3 times more than China
Muslim > Muslim population 23.31 million
Ranked 18th. 5 times more than Philippines
4.74 million
Ranked 40th.
Religions Daoist (Taoist), Buddhist, Christian 3%-4%, Muslim 1%-2%; <i>note:</i> officially atheist Roman Catholic 80.9%, Muslim 5%, Evangelical 2.8%, Iglesia ni Kristo 2.3%, Aglipayan 2%, other Christian 4.5%, other 1.8%, unspecified 0.6%, none 0.1%
Religions > All Daoist (Taoist), Buddhist, Christian 3%-4%, Muslim 1%-2% Roman Catholic 80.9%, Evangelical 2.8%, Iglesia ni Kristo 2.3%, Aglipayan 2%, other Christian 4.5%, Muslim 5%, other 1.8%, unspecified 0.6%, none 0.1% (2000 census)
Religions > Muslim 1%
Ranked 97th.
5%
Ranked 74th. 5 times more than China
Religious diversity score 0.664
Ranked 38th. 2 times more than Philippines
0.306
Ranked 146th.
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 338,277
Ranked 12th.
750,851
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than China
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.261
Ranked 134th.
8.91
Ranked 53th. 34 times more than China
Christian > Protestant > Quakers 95
Ranked 14th.
850
Ranked 9th. 9 times more than China
Christian > Protestant > Quakers per million people 0.0721
Ranked 16th.
9.56
Ranked 9th. 133 times more than China

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country (Buddhism by Country); Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christianity_by_country#Sovereign_states; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christianity_by_country#Sovereign_states; International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; 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: List of countries ranked by ethnic and cultural diversity level (Ethnic, Linguistic and Religious Fractionalization) (Natalka Patsiurko, John L. Campbell and John A. Hall (2012). "Measuring cultural diversity: ethnic, linguistic and religious fractionalization in the OECD" . Ethnic and Racial Studies 35 (2): 195–217 . Retrieved September 13, 2012 .); 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: Quakers (Africa) (Nuttall, Geoffrey (1955). "Early Quakerism in the Netherlands: Its wider context" . The Bulletin of the Friends Historical Association 44 (1): 3–18. Gragg, Larry (2009). The Quaker community on Barbados : challenging the culture of the planter class ([Online-Ausg.] ed.). Columbia: University of Missouri Press. ISBN 9780826218476 . Friends World Committee for Consultation (2007) 'Finding Quakers around the World http://www.fwccamericas.org/publications/images/fwcc_map_2007_sm.gif, ); Wikipedia: Quakers (Africa) (Nuttall, Geoffrey (1955). "Early Quakerism in the Netherlands: Its wider context" . The Bulletin of the Friends Historical Association 44 (1): 3–18. Gragg, Larry (2009). The Quaker community on Barbados : challenging the culture of the planter class ([Online-Ausg.] ed.). Columbia: University of Missouri Press. ISBN 9780826218476 . Friends World Committee for Consultation (2007) 'Finding Quakers around the World http://www.fwccamericas.org/publications/images/fwcc_map_2007_sm.gif, ). 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.

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