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published: 11/13/10
updated: 2/14/18

Religion Statistics by Growth Rate





Religion
New Adherents Annually
Growth Rate
Christianity
25,210,195
1.36%
Islam
22,588,676
2.13%
Hinduism
12,533,734
1.69%
Buddhism
3,687,527
1.09%
Sikhism
392,638
1.87%
Judaism
124,515
0.91%
Baha'i
143,491
2.28%
Confucianism
44,305
0.73%
Jainism
34,951
0.87%
Shinto
-31,993
-1.09%
Taoism
25,242
1.00%
Zoroastrianism
58,471
2.65%





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Sources

The following table has been quoted as taken from the 2005 Encyclopædia Britannica.