Religion in Guinea-Bissau

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 1,976,187 (#150 in world) (2021 est.)
Demonym noun: Bissau-Guinean(s)
adjective: Bissau-Guinean
Ethnic Groups Fulani 28.5%, Balanta 22.5%, Mandinga 14.7%, Papel 9.1%, Manjaco 8.3%, Beafada 3.5%, Mancanha 3.1%, Bijago 2.1%, Felupe 1.7%, Mansoanca 1.4%, Balanta Mane 1%, other 1.8%, none 2.2% (2008 est.)
Religions Muslim 45.1%, Christian 22.1%, animist 14.9%, none 2%, unspecified 15.9% (2008 est.)
Islam 45.1% (est.)
Christianity 22.1% (est.)
Indigenous Religion 14.9% (est.)
None 2% (est.)

Sources

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