Religion in the Gambia

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 2,221,301 (#146 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Mandinka/Jahanka 34%, Fulani/Tukulur/Lorobo 22.4%, Wolof 12.6%, Jola/Karoninka 10.7%, Serahuleh 6.6%, Serer 3.2%, Manjago 2.1%, Bambara 1%, Creole/Aku Marabout 0.7%, other 0.9%, non-Gambian 5.2%, no answer 0.6% (2013 est.)
Religions Muslim 95.7%, Christian 4.2%, none 0.1%, no response 0.1% (2013 est.)
Islam 95.7% (2013 est.)
Christianity 4.2% (2013 est.)
Unaffiliated 0.1% (2013 est.)

Sources

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

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