Religion in Republic of the Congo

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 5,417,414 (#119 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Kongo 40.5%, Teke 16.9%, Mbochi 13.1%, foreigner 8.2%, Sangha 5.6%, Mbere/Mbeti/Kele 4.4%, Punu 4.3%, Pygmy 1.6%, Oubanguiens 1.6%, Duma 1.5%, Makaa 1.3%, other and unspecified 1% (2015 est.)
Religions Roman Catholic 33.1%, Awakening Churches/Christian Revival 22.3%, Protestant 19.9%, Salutiste 2.2%, Muslim 1.6%, Kimbanguiste 1.5%, other 8.1%, none 11.3% (2010 est.)
Christianity 75.3% (2010 est.)
Rc 33.1% (2010 est.)
Prot 19.9% (2010 est.)
None 11.3% (2010 est.)
Islam 1.6% (2010 est.)

Sources

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