Religion in Belize

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 405,633 (#175 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups mestizo 52.9%, Creole 25.9%, Maya 11.3%, Garifuna 6.1%, East Indian 3.9%, Mennonite 3.6%, White 1.2%, Asian 1%, other 1.2%, unknown 0.3% (2010 est.)
Religions Roman Catholic 40.1%, Protestant 31.5% (includes Pentecostal 8.4%, Seventh Day Adventist 5.4%, Anglican 4.7%, Mennonite 3.7%, Baptist 3.6%, Methodist 2.9%, Nazarene 2.8%), Jehovah's Witness 1.7%, other 10.5% (includes Baha'i, Buddhist, Hindu, Mormon, Muslim, Rastafarian, Salvation Army), unspecified 0.6%, none 15.5% (2010 est.)
Christianity 76.5% (2010 est.)
Roman Catholicism 40.1% (2010 est.)
Protestantism 31.5% (2010 est.)
Unaffiliated 15.5% (2010 est.)
Jehovahs Witnesses 1.7% (2010 est.)

Sources

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