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Religion Stats: compare key data on Netherlands & United Kingdom

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STAT Netherlands United Kingdom HISTORY
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 33
Ranked 48th.
332
Ranked 7th. 10 times more than Netherlands
Christian > Mormon > Members 9,247
Ranked 51st.
188,462
Ranked 7th. 20 times more than Netherlands
Christian > Protestant > Protestant percent 33%
Ranked 35th.
60%
Ranked 18th. 82% more than Netherlands
Islam > Percentage Muslim 6%
Ranked 84th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
2.7%
Ranked 101st.
Jehovahs Witnesses 30,728
Ranked 34th.
127,206
Ranked 13th. 4 times more than Netherlands
Jews 30,000
Ranked 23th.
300,000
Ranked 7th. 10 times more than Netherlands
Major religion(s) Christianity Christianity
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 5.5%
Ranked 86th. 20% more than United Kingdom
4.6%
Ranked 92nd.
Muslim > Muslim population 914,000
Ranked 74th.
2.87 million
Ranked 50th. 3 times more than Netherlands
Religions Roman Catholic 30%, Dutch Reformed 11%, Calvinist 6%, other Protestant 3%, Muslim 5.8%, other 2.2%, none 42% Christian (Anglican, Roman Catholic, Presbyterian, Methodist) 71.6%, Muslim 2.7%, Hindu 1%, other 1.6%, unspecified or none 23.1%
Religions > All Roman Catholic 31%, Dutch Reformed 13%, Calvinist 7%, Muslim 5.5%, other 2.5%, none 41% (2002) Christian (Anglican, Roman Catholic, Presbyterian, Methodist) 71.6%, Muslim 2.7%, Hindu 1%, other 1.6%, unspecified or none 23.1% (2001 census)
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 24.5%
Ranked 136th.
26.5%
Ranked 135th. 8% more than Netherlands
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 75.5%
Ranked 6th. 3% more than United Kingdom
73%
Ranked 9th.
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 4,507
Ranked 105th.
24,083
Ranked 59th. 5 times more than Netherlands
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.277
Ranked 131st.
0.402
Ranked 122nd. 45% more than Netherlands
Hindus 148,055
Ranked 28th.
832,000
Ranked 13th. 6 times more than Netherlands
Secularism and atheism > Does not believe in spirit, God or life force 30%
Ranked 4th. 20% more than United Kingdom
25%
Ranked 9th.
Religious diversity score 0.722
Ranked 19th. 4% more than United Kingdom
0.694
Ranked 27th.
Hindu percent of population 0.89%
Ranked 21st.
1.7%
Ranked 16th. 91% more than Netherlands
Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000 1.9
Ranked 89th.
2.14
Ranked 80th. 13% more than Netherlands
Christian > Protestant > Protestants 5.41 million
Ranked 13th.
36 million
Ranked 2nd. 7 times more than Netherlands
Religions > Muslim 5.5%
Ranked 73th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
2.7%
Ranked 86th.
Muslim > Islamist organizations Sharia4Holland Ahlus Sunnah wal Jamaah ·   Islam4UK
Jews per 1000 1.91
Ranked 24th.
5.13
Ranked 14th. 3 times more than Netherlands
Secularism and atheism > Believes there is a god 28%
Ranked 22nd.
37%
Ranked 17th. 32% more than Netherlands
Secularism and atheism > Believes in spirit or life force 39%
Ranked 8th. 18% more than United Kingdom
33%
Ranked 13th.
Hindus per thousand people 8.87
Ranked 30th.
13.26
Ranked 26th. 49% more than Netherlands
Christian > Protestant > Baptist church members per thousand people 0.635
Ranked 16th.
2.48
Ranked 6th. 4 times more than Netherlands
Christian > Mormon > Temples 1
Ranked 12th.
2
Ranked 4th. Twice as much as Netherlands
Christian > Protestant > Baptist church members 10,606
Ranked 10th.
155,891
Ranked 1st. 15 times more than Netherlands
Christian > Protestant > Baptist churches 77
Ranked 19th.
2,590
Ranked 1st. 34 times more than Netherlands
Christian > Protestant > Baptist churches per million people 4.61
Ranked 20th.
41.27
Ranked 7th. 9 times more than Netherlands

SOURCES: Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); Wikipedia: Protestantism by country (Top sixty countries by number and percentage of Protestants); International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; World Jewish Congress (WJC), 1998; 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.; https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2122.html; Biotechnology Report, Special Eurobarometer, European Commission, October 2010, p. 381; 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 .); watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide. 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: Islamism (Parties and Organizations); World Jewish Congress (WJC), 1998. 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.;

Biotechnology Report, Special Eurobarometer, European Commission, October 2010, p. 381

; Biotechnology Report, Special Eurobarometer, European Commission, October 2010, p. 381; https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2122.html. 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.; http://www.bwanet.org/about-us2/statistics. 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: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints membership statistics (Caribbean); http://www.bwanet.org/about-us2/statistics

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