Religion in Burkina Faso

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 21,382,659 (#59 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Mossi 52%, Fulani 8.4%, Gurma 7%, Bobo 4.9%, Gurunsi 4.6%, Senufo 4.5%, Bissa 3.7%, Lobi 2.4%, Dagara 2.4%, Tuareg/Bella 1.9%, Dioula 0.8%, unspecified/no answer 0.3%, other 7.2% (2010 est.)
Religions Muslim 61.5%, Roman Catholic 23.3%, traditional/animist 7.8%, Protestant 6.5%, other/no answer 0.2%, none 0.7% (2010 est.)
Islam 61.5% (2010 est.)
Christianity 29.8% (2010 est.)
Roman Catholicism 23.3% (2010 est.)
Indigenous Religion 7.8% (2010 est.)
Protestantism 6.5% (2010 est.)
Unaffiliated 0.7% (2010 est.)

Sources

  1. Burkina Faso.” CIA World Factbook.
  2. Burkina Faso.” Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures Project.
  3. Burkina Faso.” Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
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Title Religion in Burkina Faso
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Last UpdatedFebruary 13, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/burkina-faso
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MLA Citation “Religion in Burkina Faso.” ReligionFacts.com. 13 Feb. 2021. Web. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021. <religionfacts.com/burkina-faso>