Religion in Taiwan

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 23,572,052 (#57 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Han Chinese (including Hoklo, who compose approximately 70% of Taiwan's population, Hakka, and other groups originating in mainland China) more than 95%, indigenous Malayo-Polynesian peoples 2.3%
Religions Buddhist 35.3%, Taoist 33.2%, Christian 3.9%, folk (includes Confucian) approximately 10%, none or unspecified 18.2% (2005 est.)
Buddhism 35.3% (2005 est.)
Taoism 33.2% (2005 est.)
None 13% (2005 est.)
Folk 10% (2005 est.)
Christianity 3.9% (2005 est.)

Sources

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