Religion in Zambia

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 19,077,816 (#65 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Bemba 21%, Tonga 13.6%, Chewa 7.4%, Lozi 5.7%, Nsenga 5.3%, Tumbuka 4.4%, Ngoni 4%, Lala 3.1%, Kaonde 2.9%, Namwanga 2.8%, Lunda (north Western) 2.6%, Mambwe 2.5%, Luvale 2.2%, Lamba 2.1%, Ushi 1.9%, Lenje 1.6%, Bisa 1.6%, Mbunda 1.2% (2010 est.)
Religions Protestant 75.3%, Roman Catholic 20.2%, other 2.7% (includes Muslim Buddhist, Hindu, and Baha'i), none 1.8% (2010 est.)
Prot 75.3% (2010 est.)
Rc 20.2% (2010 est.)
None 1.8% (2010 est.)

Sources

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