The Human Truth Foundation

Christianity

By Vexen Crabtree 1998


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Christianity
Links: Pages on Christianity, Other Religions
The symbol of Christianity
God(s)Atheist / Monotheist / Polytheist / Other
AdherentChristian
AdherentsChristians
TextsThe Bible
AfterlifeHeaven or hell
Founding
HeritageJudaism1 and paganism2
Area of OriginRoman Empire
When1st-3rd centuryCE
FounderMultiple Greek writers. St Paul
Numbers in the UK (Census results)
2001 42.08 million2011 33.2 million
Christians Worldwide (Pew & WM)
World: 33.2%. Timor-Leste (East Timor) (99%), Papua New Guinea (99%), Romania (99%), Tokelau (99%), Vatican City (99%), Tonga (98.9%), Armenia (98.5%), American Samoa (98.3%), Faroe Islands (98%), Zambia (97.6%) 3

Christianity is a monotheistic religion based on the teachings of Jesus and the stories of the Hebrew Scriptures, as preserved in the Bible. Christianity is counted as one of the great world religions4,5.


1. Main Pages on Christianity


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2. Numbers of Christians Around the World, by Country

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Pos.Pew Forum (2010)3Worldmapper (2005)6
1Timor-Leste (E. Timor)99.0%84.2%
2Papua New Guinea99.0%94.8%
3Romania99.0%95.8%
4Tokelau99.0%
5Vatican City99.0%100.0%
6Tonga98.9%92.7%
7Armenia98.5%83.4%
8American Samoa98.3%
9Faroe Islands98.0%
10Zambia97.6%83.7%
11Namibia97.5%90.9%
12Marshall Islands97.5%96.0%
13Solomon Islands97.4%95.2%
14Wallis & Futuna97.4%
15Moldova97.4%71.5%
16Kiribati97.0%94.3%
17Malta97.0%98.1%
18Paraguay96.9%95.5%
19Samoa96.8%96.4%
20Lesotho96.8%91.7%
21Puerto Rico96.7%96.7%
22Tuvalu96.7%89.1%
23Grenada96.6%96.6%
24St Helena96.5%
25Martinique96.5%
26Niue96.4%96.8%
27Greenland96.1%96.1%
28Cook Islands96.0%96.6%
29Bahamas96.0%92.0%
30Guadeloupe95.9%
31Congo, DR95.8%95.4%
32Peru95.5%96.4%
33Micronesia95.3%93.2%
34Barbados95.2%95.5%
35Guatemala95.2%97.4%
36Mexico95.1%95.9%
37Iceland95.0%95.8%
38US Virgin Islands94.8%
39St Pierre & Miquelon94.7%
40St Kitts & Nevis94.6%94.6%
q=232.

The population of 161 countries are half (or mostly) Christian (2011)3. Comparing those 161 country(ies) to the rest of the world: