Religion in Algeria

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 43,576,691 (#35 in world) (2021 est.)
Demonym noun: Algerian(s)
adjective: Algerian
Ethnic Groups Arab-Berber 99%, European less than 1% note: although almost all Algerians are Berber in origin (not Arab), only a minority identify themselves as primarily Berber, about 15% of the total population
Religions Muslim (official; predominantly Sunni) 99%, other (includes Christian and Jewish) <1% (2012 est.)
Islam 99% (2012 est.)

Sources

  1. Algeria.” CIA World Factbook.
  2. Algeria.” Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures Project.
  3. Algeria.” Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
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Title Religion in Algeria
Published
Last UpdatedFebruary 13, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/algeria
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MLA Citation “Religion in Algeria.” ReligionFacts.com. 13 Feb. 2021. Web. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/algeria>