Try our corporate solution for free!
(212) 419-8286
hadley.ward@statista.com

Estimated number of Christians by global north and global south 2010

This statistic shows the estimated number of Christians in 1910 and 2010 by global north and global south. In 1910, the majority of the Christian population lived in the global north (503 million adherents), while only a sixth of the Christians lived in the global south (109 million adherents). This ratio has changed. In 2010, the majority of the Christian population now lives in the global south (1.3 billion adherents), and only a third of the global Christian population lives in the north (856 million adherents).

Estimated number of Christians in 1910 and 2010 by global north and global south

Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

December 2011

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

1910 and 2010

Supplementary notes

The Global North is comprised of North America, Europe, Australia, Japan and New Zealand. The rest of the world is considered the Global South.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Single Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Religious preferences of Canadians"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.