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Israel Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 23,121 2013 41st out of 130
Buddhism > Percent Buddhist 0.3% 2013 50th out of 96
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 4 2014 105th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 260 2014 128th out of 195
Christian > Protestant > Jehovah's Witnesses > Av bible studies 982 2014 22nd out of 25
Christianity > Christians 142,247 2014 37th out of 45
Christianity > Percent Christian 2% 2014 34th out of 45
Hindus 6,427 2011 59th out of 94
Hindus per thousand people 0.828 2011 65th out of 94
Islam > Percentage Muslim 14.6% 2004 70th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 1,223 2002 121st out of 177
Jehovahs Witnesses per 1000 0.186 2002 134th out of 158
Jews 4.85 million 1998 2nd out of 89
Jews per 1000 811.76 1998 1st out of 86
Major religion(s) Judaism, Islam, Christianity 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 17.7% 2014 61st out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 1.29 million 2014 66th out of 177
Religions Jewish 75.5%, Muslim 16.8%, Christian 2.1%, Druze 1.7%, other 3.9% 2008
Religions > All Jewish 76.5%, Muslim 15.9%, Arab Christians 1.7%, other Christian 0.4%, Druze 1.6%, unspecified 3.9% (2003) 2006
Religions > Jewish 76.5% 2006 1st out of 12
Religions > Muslim 15.9% 2006 57th out of 99
Religious diversity score 0.347 2001 135th out of 214
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 49.5% 2014 109th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 49.5% 2014 33th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 874 2004 150th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.128 2004 146th out of 200

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country (Buddhism by Country); Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); Wikipedia: Jehovah's Witnesses by country (Asia); 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.

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  • Israel ranked first for islam > percentage muslim amongst High income OECD countries in 2004.
  • Israel ranked first for seventh-day adventist membership amongst Middle Eastern and North Africa in 2004.

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