Religion in Australia

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Statista Dossier about religion in Australia

This dossier presents graphs and tables about the religious diversity of Australians. It provides information on the leading religions in the country, figures on religious schools and charitable organizations, along with the views and opinions of Australians on the topic of religion.

Table of contents

  • 1. Overview
    • Number of people in Australia by religion 2016

    • Religious affiliation in Australia 2016

    • Religious Diversity in Asia-Pacific region in 2010, by religion

    • Christian church attendance share in Australia 2006-2016

  • 2. Demographics
    • Number of Christians in Australia by age group 2016

    • Number of Muslims in Australia by age group 2016

    • Number of Buddhists in Australia by age group 2016

    • Number of Hindus in Australia by age group 2016

    • Number of non religious in Australia by age group 2016

  • 3. Education
    • Number of schools in Australia 2019, by affiliation type

    • Number of independent schools in Australia 2019, by affiliation

    • Independent school student FTE enrolments in Australia 2019, by affiliation

    • Number of Catholic schools in Australia 2019, by school type

    • Leading Islamic schools in Victoria, Australia 2010-2018, by student growth

    • Distribution of child care services in Australia by management type 2019

  • 4. Charities
    • Percentage of charities Australia FY 2018 by activity

    • Expenditure of Islamic Relief Australia FY 2019, by expenditure type

    • Leading reasons for charitable donations Australia 2018

    • Number of volunteers Australia 2014 by organization type

  • 5. Birth, death, and marriage
    • Number of marriages in Australia 1901-2018

    • Number of religious and civil celebrant marriages in Australia 1998-2018

    • Number of religious marriages in Australia 2018, by minister affiliation

    • Average number of children born to women in Australia 2016, by religion

    • Opinions on euthanasia for terminally ill in Australia 2019, by religion

  • 6. Public opinion
    • Religious or spiritual well-being as source of happiness for Australians 2019

    • Public perception of the biggest problems facing the country in Australia 2019

    • Opinion on leading human rights that need protection Australia 2018

    • Share of negative responses toward selected religions in Australia 2019, by religion

    • Most important values in life in Australia 2020

    • Share of people who think belief in God is necessary to be moral by country 2019

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