Religion in Micronesia

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 101,675 (#193 in world) (2021 est.)
Demonym noun: Micronesian(s)
adjective: Micronesian; Chuukese, Kosraen(s), Pohnpeian(s), Yapese
Ethnic Groups Chuukese/Mortlockese 49.3%, Pohnpeian 29.8%, Kosraean 6.3%, Yapese 5.7%, Yap outer islanders 5.1%, Polynesian 1.6%, Asian 1.4%, other 0.8% (2010 est.)
Religions Roman Catholic 54.7%, Protestant 41.1% (includes Congregational 38.5%, Baptist 1.1%, Seventh Day Adventist 0.8%, Assembly of God 0.7%), Mormon 1.5%, other 1.9%, none 0.7%, unspecified 0.1% (2010 est.)
Christianity 97.3% (est.)
Rc 54.7% (est.)
Prot 41.1% (est.)
Congregational 38.5% (est.)
Mormonism 1.5% (est.)
Baptist 1.1% (est.)
Seventh Day Adventism 0.8% (est.)
None 0.7% (est.)

Sources

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