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Georgia

Georgia Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > By Country > Buddhism > Population > 2007[49] 4.65 million 2007 34th out of 51
Christian > Catholic > Female catholics 18,368 2002 8th out of 11
Christian > Catholic > Female catholics per thousand people 4.22 2002 8th out of 11
Christian > Catholic > Male catholics 16,359 2002 8th out of 11
Christian > Catholic > Male catholics per thousand people 3.75 2002 8th out of 11
Christian > Catholic > Rural catholics 25,062 2002 7th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Rural female catholics 13,096 2002 6th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Rural female catholics per thousand people 3.01 2002 5th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Rural male catholics per thousand people 2.75 2002 6th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Urban catholics 9,665 2002 6th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Urban female catholics 5,272 2002 7th out of 7
Christian > Catholic > Urban male catholics 4,393 2002 6th out of 7
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 1 2014 164th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 216 2014 133th out of 195
Christian > Orthodox > Female orthodox population 1.95 million 2002 3rd out of 8
Christian > Orthodox > Male orthodox population 1.72 million 2002 3rd out of 8
Christian > Orthodox > Male orthodox population per thousand people 394.73 2002 3rd out of 8
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox percent of population 83.8 2014 6th out of 43
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox population 3.75 million 2014 13th out of 43
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox population per thousand people 841.46 2002 3rd out of 8
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox share of world population 1.36 2014 13th out of 43
Christian > Orthodox > Rural female orthodox population per thousand people 189.48 2002 3rd out of 6
Christian > Orthodox > Rural male orthodox population 776,228 2002 3rd out of 6
Christian > Orthodox > Rural orthodox population 1.6 million 2002 3rd out of 6
Christian > Orthodox > Rural orthodox population per thousand people 367.64 2002 3rd out of 6
Christian > Orthodox > Urban female orthodox population 1.12 million 2002 3rd out of 6
Christian > Orthodox > Urban orthodox population 2.06 million 2002 3rd out of 6
Christian > Protestant > Baptist church members 5,085 2011 17th out of 34
Christian > Protestant > Baptist church members per thousand people 1.13 2011 12th out of 34
Christian > Protestant > Baptist churches 75 2011 20th out of 34
Christian > Protestant > Baptist churches per million people 16.73 2011 13th out of 34
Christian > Protestant > Jehovah's Witnesses > Av bible studies 9,226 2014 7th out of 25
Christian > Protestant > Quakers 13 2007 24th out of 33
Christianity > Christians 4.11 million 2014 9th out of 45
Christianity > Percent Christian 88.6% 2014 4th out of 45
Hindus 465 2011 84th out of 94
Hindus per thousand people 0.104 2011 86th out of 94
Islam > Percentage Muslim 9.9% 2004 77th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 15,748 2002 54th out of 177
Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000 3.61 2002 41st out of 158
Jews 17,000 1998 28th out of 89
Jews per 1000 3.79 1998 17th out of 86
Major religion(s) Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 10.5% 2014 73th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 442,000 2014 88th out of 177
Religions Orthodox Christian 83.9%, Muslim 9.9%, Armenian-Gregorian 3.9%, Catholic 0.8%, other 0.8%, none 0.7% 2002
Religions > All Orthodox Christian 83.9%, Muslim 9.9%, Armenian-Gregorian 3.9%, Catholic 0.8%, other 0.8%, none 0.7% (2002 census) 2006
Religions > Muslim 9.9% 2006 68th out of 99
Religious diversity score 0.654 2001 46th out of 214
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 80% 2014 78th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 16% 2014 68th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 350 2004 173th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.0811 2004 158th out of 200
State religion > Church Georgian Orthodox Church 2014
State religion > Denomination Eastern Orthodox 2014
State religion > Established churches and former state churches > Disestablished 1921 1921

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. 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 in France (Membership Statistics); Wikipedia: Orthodoxy by country (Statistics); http://www.bwanet.org/about-us2/statistics; 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: Jehovah's Witnesses by country (Asia); 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, ); http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christianity_by_country#Sovereign_states; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christianity_by_country#Sovereign_states; https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2122.html; 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.; International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; 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.; World Jewish Congress (WJC), 1998; 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.; 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 .); 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.; Wikipedia: State religion (Established churches and former state churches); Wikipedia: State religion

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Georgia Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

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