Madagascar

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Madagascar

There is officially religious freedom. The power of the old Malagasy folk religion remains pervasive. The four mainline churches have great influence. The government and traditional churches are suspicious of the emergence of younger, more charismatic groups.

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RELIGIONS,POPULATION %,ADHERENTS,ANNUAL GROWTH
Christian,53.53,”10,784,390″,+3.0%
Ethnoreligionist,37.65,:7,858,135″,+2.0%
Muslim,8.00,”1,611,715″,+4.3%
Non-Religious,0.24,”48,351″,+4.5%
Other,0.23,”46,337″,+3.6%
Hindu,0.15,”30,220″,+4.2%
Chinese,0.10,”20,146″,+2.7%
Baha’i,0.10,”20,146″,+2.7%[/table]
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