Religion in the Bahamas

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 352,655 (#178 in world) (2021 est.)
Demonym noun: Bahamian(s)
adjective: Bahamian
Ethnic Groups Black 90.6%, White 4.7%, mixed 2.1%, other 1.9%, unspecified 0.7% (2010 est.)
Religions Protestant 69.9% (includes Baptist 34.9%, Anglican 13.7%, Pentecostal 8.9% Seventh Day Adventist 4.4%, Methodist 3.6%, Church of God 1.9%, Brethren 1.6%, other Protestant .9%), Roman Catholic 12%, other Christian 13% (includes Jehovah's Witness 1.1%), other 0.6%, none 1.9%, unspecified 2.6% (2010 est.)
Christianity 94.9% (2010 est.)
Protestantism 69.9% (2010 est.)
Baptist 34.9% (2010 est.)
Anglicanism 13.7% (2010 est.)
Roman Catholicism 12% (2010 est.)
Pentecostalism 8.9% (2010 est.)
Seventh Day Adventist 4.4% (2010 est.)
Methodism 3.6% (2010 est.)
Church Of God 1.9% (2010 est.)
Brethren 1.6% (2010 est.)
Jehovahs Witnesses 1.1% (2010 est.)

Sources

  1. Bahamas.” CIA World Factbook.
  2. Bahamas.” Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures Project.
  3. Bahamas.” Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.

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Title Religion in the Bahamas
Published
Last UpdatedFebruary 13, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/bahamas
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MLA Citation “Religion in the Bahamas.” ReligionFacts.com. 13 Feb. 2021. Web. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021. <religionfacts.com/bahamas>