Religion in Myanmar

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 57,069,099 (#25 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Burman (Bamar) 68%, Shan 9%, Karen 7%, Rakhine 4%, Chinese 3%, Indian 2%, Mon 2%, other 5%
Religions Buddhist 87.9%, Christian 6.2%, Muslim 4.3%, Animist 0.8%, Hindu 0.5%, other 0.2%, none 0.1% (2014 est.)
Buddhism 87.9% (est.)
Christianity 6.2% (est.)
Islam 4.3% (est.)
Folk 0.8% (est.)
Hinduism 0.5% (est.)
None 0.1% (est.)

Sources

  1. Burma.” CIA World Factbook.
  2. Burma (Myanmar).” Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures Project.
  3. Myanmar.” Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
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Title Religion in Myanmar
Published
Last UpdatedFebruary 13, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/myanmar
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MLA Citation “Religion in Myanmar.” ReligionFacts.com. 13 Feb. 2021. Web. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/myanmar>