Latin America: religion affiliation share 2017, by type

Religion affiliation in Latin America as of 2017, by type

by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 17, 2019
Latin America: religion affiliation share 2017, by type This statistic presents the most common religion affiliations among adult population in Latin America as of 2017. Almost 60 percent of the people surveyed in 18 Latin American countries claimed to be Catholics, whereas around 16 percent said they didn't profess any religion.
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Religion affiliation in Latin America as of 2017, by type

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Share of respondents
Catholic59.4%
Evangelist (unspecified)13.1%
Protestant3.7%
Pentecostal evangelist1%
Jehova's witness0.7%
Adventist0.7%
Mormon0.4%
Baptist evangelist0.3%
Afroamerican cults, Umbanda, etc.0.2%
None16.3%
Other1.1%
Believer without formal affiliation to any religion0.9%
Atheist0.8%
Do not know0.6%
Agnostic0.5%
Do not answer0.3%
Share of respondents
Catholic59.4%
Evangelist (unspecified)13.1%
Protestant3.7%
Pentecostal evangelist1%
Jehova's witness0.7%
Adventist0.7%
Mormon0.4%
Baptist evangelist0.3%
Afroamerican cults, Umbanda, etc.0.2%
None16.3%
Other1.1%
Believer without formal affiliation to any religion0.9%
Atheist0.8%
Do not know0.6%
Agnostic0.5%
Do not answer0.3%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 17, 2019
This statistic presents the most common religion affiliations among adult population in Latin America as of 2017. Almost 60 percent of the people surveyed in 18 Latin American countries claimed to be Catholics, whereas around 16 percent said they didn't profess any religion.
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