South Africa

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South Africa

Freedom of religion. The emphasis on pluralism and diversity has given high profile to ethnic African religions, Islam, Hinduism, humanism and the interfaith movement, somewhat at the expense of the large Christian majority.

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RELIGIONS,POPULATION %,ADHERENTS,ANNUAL GROWTH
Christian,75.24,”37,990,488″,+0.9%
Ethnoreligionist,13.50,”6,816,475″,-0.1%
Non-Religious,7.73,”3,903,063″,+3.6%
Muslim,1.73,”873,519″,+2.8%
Hindu,1.20,”605,909″,+0.7%
Baha’i,0.42,”212,068″,-0.4%
Jewish,0.15,”75,739″,-0.3%
Buddhist/Chinese,0.03,”15,148″,+1.0%[/table]
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