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Which religion has most followers?
We have listed below the religions with the most followers in order: (1) Christianity: About 2.3 billion followers. About 50% of Christians are Roman Catholics. (2) Muslim: About 1.5 billion followers.
How many real Christians are there in the world?
According to the Pew Research Center, in 2015, there were 2.3 billion Christians of all ages living in the world. The Center for the Study of Global Christianity (CSGC) at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, reported that the number of Christians in the world edged past 2.5 billion in 2019. Percentage of Christians Worldwide
How many followers of the Jewish religion is there?
Sheshkin and Dashefsky estimate the U.S. Jewish population is approximately one million higher – 6,700,000 in 2019. Since all other data is from DellaPergola, we are using his estimate for consistency.
How many followers worldwide are there in Islam?
As of 2017, there are about 1.8 billion Muslims in the world, according to the Pew Research Center; together, they make up nearly one-fourth of the world’s population, making Islam the world’s second largest religion after Christianity. Within the second half of this century, Muslims are expected to become the world’s largest religious group.