Sudan Religion Stats


Buddhism > Buddhists 2,029 2013 90th out of 130
Christian > Mormon > Members 10 2014 190th out of 195
Islam > Percentage Muslim 65% 2004 43th out of 167
Major religion(s) Islam 2013
Muslim > Islamist organizations National Congress (Sudan) · National Umma Party Sudan 2014
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 71.4% 2014 42nd out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 30.86 million 2014 12th out of 177
Religions Sunni Muslim 70% (in north), Christian 5% (mostly in south and Khartoum), indigenous beliefs 25% 2008
Religions > All Sunni Muslim 70% (in north), indigenous beliefs 25%, Christian 5% (mostly in south and Khartoum) 2006
Religions > Muslim 70% 2006 35th out of 99
Religious diversity score 0.431 2001 117th out of 214
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 94% 2014 38th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 6% 2014 102nd out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 12,071 2004 72nd out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 0.392 2004 124th 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); 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.



Sudan Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Catholic 5 Christian 4
  • Sudan ranked 7th last for islam > percentage muslim amongst Muslim countries in 2004.

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