Religion in Sierra Leone

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 6,807,277 (#108 in world) (2021 est.)
Demonym noun: Sierra Leonean(s)
adjective: Sierra Leonean
Ethnic Groups Temne 35.5%, Mende 33.2%, Limba 6.4%, Kono 4.4%, Fullah 3.4%, Loko 2.9%, Koranko 2.8%, Sherbro 2.6%, Mandingo 2.4%, Creole 1.2% (also known as Krio), other Sierra Leone 4.7%, other foreign 0.3% (2013 est.)
Religions Muslim 78.6%, Christian 20.8%, other 0.3%, unspecified 0.2% (2013 est.)
Islam 78.6% (2013 est.)
Christianity 20.8% (2013 est.)

Sources

  1. Sierra Leone.” CIA World Factbook.
  2. Sierra Leone.” Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures Project.
  3. Sierra Leone.” Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
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Title Religion in Sierra Leone
Published
Last UpdatedFebruary 13, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/sierra-leone
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MLA Citation “Religion in Sierra Leone.” ReligionFacts.com. 13 Feb. 2021. Web. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/sierra-leone>