Religious diversity in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2010, by religion

Percentage of population in Sub-Saharan Africa that belonged to major religious groups in 2010, by religion

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April 2014



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Folk religionists include followers of African traditional religions, Chinese folk religions, Native American religions and Australian aboriginal religions. The “Other religions” category includes Baha’is, Jains, Sikhs, Shintoists, Taoists, followers of Tenrikyo, Wiccans, Zoroastrians and adherents of many other faiths. Figures may not add to 100% due to rounding. Unfilled data represents less than 1 percent of population share.

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