Religion in Bolivia

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 11,758,869 (#81 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups mestizo (mixed white and Amerindian ancestry) 68%, indigenous 20%, White 5%, cholo/chola 2%, Black 1%, other 1%, unspecified 3% ; 44% of respondents indicated feeling part of some indigenous group, predominantly Quechua or Aymara (2009 est.)
Religions Roman Catholic 76.8%, Evangelical and Pentecostal 8.1%, Protestant 7.9%, other 1.7%, none 5.5% (2012 est.)
Christianity 92.8% (2012 est.)
Roman Catholicism 76.8% (2012 est.)
Protestantism 16% (2012 est.)

Sources

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

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