Religion Stats: compare key data on Egypt & Tunisia

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STAT Egypt Tunisia HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 1,687
Ranked 95th. 10 times more than Tunisia
Ranked 121st.
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 1
Ranked 141st. The same as Tunisia
Ranked 133th.
Christian > Mormon > Members 70
Ranked 158th. 40% more than Tunisia
Ranked 161st.
Islam > Percentage Muslim 91%
Ranked 24th.
Ranked 7th. 9% more than Egypt
Major religion(s) Islam, Christianity Islam
Muslim > Islamist organizations Freedom and Justice Party (Egypt) ·   Al-Nour Party ·   Al-Wasat Party Ennahda Movement
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 94.7%
Ranked 26th.
Ranked 2nd. 5% more than Egypt
Muslim > Muslim population 80.02 million
Ranked 5th. 8 times more than Tunisia
10.35 million
Ranked 26th.
Religions Muslim (mostly Sunni) 90%, Coptic 9%, other Christian 1% Muslim 98%, Christian 1%, Jewish and other 1%
Religions > All Muslim (mostly Sunni) 90%, Coptic 9%, other Christian 1% Muslim 98%, Christian 1%, Jewish and other 1%
Religious diversity score 0.198
Ranked 173th. 19 times more than Tunisia
Ranked 208th.
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 98%
Ranked 9th. 5% more than Tunisia
Ranked 42nd.
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 2%
Ranked 133th.
Ranked 110th. 3 times more than Egypt
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 807
Ranked 153th. 32 times more than Tunisia
Ranked 196th.
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.0114
Ranked 180th. 5 times more than Tunisia
Ranked 182nd.

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country (Buddhism by Country); Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; Wikipedia: Islamism (Parties and Organizations); 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 .); 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.


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