Religion in Uganda

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 44,712,143 (#33 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Baganda 16.5%, Banyankole 9.6%, Basoga 8.8%, Bakiga 7.1%, Iteso 7%, Langi 6.3%, Bagisu 4.9%, Acholi 4.4%, Lugbara 3.3%, other 32.1% (2014 est.)
Religions Protestant 45.1% (Anglican 32.0%, Pentecostal/Born Again/Evangelical 11.1%, Seventh Day Adventist 1.7%, Baptist .3%), Roman Catholic 39.3%, Muslim 13.7%, other 1.6%, none 0.2% (2014 est.)
Christianity 84.4% (2014 est.)
Prot 45.1% (2014 est.)
Rc 39.3% (2014 est.)
Anglicanism 32% (2014 est.)
Islam 13.7% (2014 est.)
Evangelicalism 11.1% (2014 est.)
Seventh Day Adventism 1.7% (2014 est.)
Baptist 0.3% (2014 est.)
None 0.2% (2014 est.)

Sources

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