Religion in Nepal

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 30,424,878 (#48 in world) (2021 est.)
Religions Hindu 81.3%, Buddhist 9%, Muslim 4.4%, Kirant 3.1%, Christian 1.4%, other 0.5%, unspecified 0.2% (2011 est.)
Hinduism 81.3% (2011 est.)
Buddhism 9% (2011 est.)
Islam 4.4% (2011 est.)
Kirant 3.1% (2011 est.)
Christianity 1.4% (2011 est.)

Sources

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