Religion in Palau

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 21,613 (#218 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Palauan (Micronesian with Malayan and Melanesian admixtures) 73%, Carolinian 2%, Asian 21.7%, caucasian 1.2%, other 2.1% (2015 est.)
Religions Roman Catholic 45.3%, Protestant 34.9% (includes Evangelical 26.4%, Seventh Day Adventist 6.9%, Assembly of God .9%, Baptist .7%), Modekngei 5.7% (indigenous to Palau), Muslim 3%, Mormon 1.5%, other 9.7% (2015 est.)
Christianity 81.7% (2015 est.)
Rc 45.3% (2015 est.)
Prot 34.9% (2015 est.)
Evangelicalism 26.4% (2015 est.)
Seventh Day Adventism 6.9% (2015 est.)
Folk 5.7% (2015 est.)
Islam 3% (2015 est.)
Mormonism 1.5% (2015 est.)
Assembly Of God 0.9% (2015 est.)
Baptist 0.7% (2015 est.)

Sources

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