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Asia > India > Religion statistics

INDIAN RELIGION STATS:   Top Stats   All Stats  
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Catholic > Diocesan priests 10,928 [7th of 143]
Catholic > Dioceses (per capita) 0.000135152 per 1,000 people [130th of 148]
Catholic > Permanent Deacons 8 [44th of 90]
Catholics 16,758,000 [14th of 140]
Catholics as percentage 1.58 [108th of 150]
Church attendance 42% [15th of 53]
Islam > Percentage Muslim 13.4% [73rd of 168]
Islam > Population 138,188,726 [3rd of 165]
Jehovahs Witnesses 24,160 [41st of 182]
Jews 6,000 [39th of 89]

SOURCES: World Jewish Congress (WJC), 1998; 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; World Values Survey; Catholic Hierarchy.org; International Religious Freedom Report 2004

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jeevanandam
16th June 2005
In India it is mentioned that 81.3% is Hindu. The funny thing is this is the only religion in the world which has NO CLEAR DEFINITION whereas all other religions have.I feel this estimation is not correct.
jeevanandam,India (Chennai)
16th June 2005
In India it is mentioned that 81.3% is Hindu. The funny thing is this is the only religion in the world which has NO CLEAR DEFINITION whereas all other religions have.I feel this estimation is not correct.
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