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Number of religions in America

How many religions are there in America?

78.4% of the Americans are Christian

It is widely known that religion in the United States is characterized by a diversity of religious beliefs and practices.  78.4% of the Americans are Christian.  In this category, 51.3% are Protestant, 23.9% are Catholic, 1.7% are Mormon, 0.6% Orthodox.  4.7% of the Americans have different religions: 1.7% Jewish, 0.7% Buddhist, 0.6% Muslim, Hindu 0.4%.  16.1% of the Americans do not have any religion.  Anyway, the constant movement characterizes the American religious marketplace.  Believe it or not, men are significantly more likely than women to claim no religious affiliation.

This fact is verified on : October 25, 2013.





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