Religion in South Sudan

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 10,984,074 (#84 in world) (2021 est.)
Demonym noun: South Sudanese (singular and plural)
adjective: South Sudanese
Ethnic Groups Dinka (Jieng) 35.8%, Nuer (Naath) 15.6%, Shilluk (Chollo), Azande, Bari, Kakwa, Kuku, Murle, Mandari, Didinga, Ndogo, Bviri, Lndi, Anuak, Bongo, Lango, Dungotona, Acholi, Baka, Fertit (2011 est.)
Religions Christian 60.5, Folk Religions 32.9%, Muslim 6.2% (2020 est.)
Christianity 60.5% (2020 est.)
Folk 32.9% (2020 est.)
Islam 6.2% (2020 est.)

Sources

  1. South Sudan.” CIA World Factbook.
  2. South Sudan.” Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures Project.
  3. South Sudan.” Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
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Title Religion in South Sudan
Published
Last UpdatedFebruary 13, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/south-sudan
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MLA Citation “Religion in South Sudan.” ReligionFacts.com. 13 Feb. 2021. Web. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/south-sudan>