Most Atheist Nations (2005)
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Nations (population 200,000+) with the most atheists according to the World Christian Database (2005).

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RankingNationAdherentsPercent
1Korea, (North) Democratic Republic of 3,737,875 15.6
2Sweden 1,098,950 11.8
3Kazakhstan 1,434,020 9.1
4Mongolia 215,737 8.0
5China 96,860,601 7.3
6Vietnam 5,888,435 6.6
7Uruguay 220,277 6.5
8Latvia 120,927 5.4
9Cuba 567,691 5.1
10Czech Republic 510,793 4.9
11Estonia 62,410 4.7
12Kyrgyzstan 253,122 4.6
13Hungary 439,698 4.4
14France 2,589,310 4.1
15Armenia 120,100 3.9
16Italy 2,162,156 3.6
17Belarus 329,774 3.4
18Slovakia 174,543 3.2
19Ukraine 1,394,866 3.1
20Japan 3,643,341 2.9
21Macau 15,565 2.8
22Serbia 216,463 2.8
23Slovenia 51,981 2.6
24Germany 2,056,011 2.5
25Uzbekistan 675,496 2.4
26Hong Kong 170,962 2.4
27Chile 409,069 2.4
28Belgium 225,966 2.1
29Canada 684,100 2.0
30Finland 104,967 2.0
31Australia 398,957 1.9
32Equatorial Guinea 12,610 1.8
33Netherlands 290,759 1.8
33Tajikistan 124,152 1.8
34Austria 146,183 1.7
35Luxembourg 7,304 1.5
36Croatia 64,835 1.5
37United Kingdom 891,525 1.4
38Denmark 78,368 1.4
39Portugal 149,606 1.4
40Switzerland 101,416 1.3
41Turkmenistan 67,891 1.3
42New Zealand 56,141 1.3
43Spain 500,943 1.1
44New Caledonia 2,781 1.1
45Russia 1,484,731 1.1
46Macedonia 21,151 1.0
47Bulgaria 74,985 1.0
48Argentina 346,467 0.9
48Montenegro 5,307 0.9
49Lebanon 34,263 0.8
50Bosnia and Herzegovina 29,170 0.8
51Cyprus 6,447 0.7
51Lithuania 23,851 0.7
52Guadeloupe 2,891 0.6
52Norway 29,948 0.6
53Panama 20,035 0.6
54French Polynesia 1,496 0.6
55Guyana 4,077 0.5
56Albania 16,578 0.5
57Israel 36,264 0.5
58Jordan 31,823 0.5
59Dominican Republic 47,976 0.5
59French Guiana 1,097 0.5
59Moldova 16,840 0.5
60Georgia 19,474 0.5
61Martinique 1,785 0.4
62Guatemala 62,157 0.4
63United States (General) 1,328,803 0.4
64Brazil 758,508 0.4
64Puerto Rico 15,546 0.4
65Iceland 1,240 0.4
66Kosovo 6,902 0.3
67Greece 34,187 0.3
68Laos 18,662 0.3
69South Africa 139,480 0.3
70Ireland 12,418 0.3
71Poland 100,220 0.3
72Cambodia 37,373 0.3
72Colombia 114,579 0.3
73Costa Rica 11,126 0.2
74Paraguay 14,547 0.2
75Venezuela 62,524 0.2
76Barbados 545 0.2
76Honduras 15,837 0.2
77Angola 37,552 0.2
77Azerbaijan 18,083 0.2
78Malta 797 0.2
78Philippines 179,244 0.2
78Taiwan 44,060 0.2
79Peru 52,535 0.2
80Cameroon 33,793 0.2
80Sudan 74,646 0.2
81India 1,937,586 0.2
81Iraq 50,592 0.2
81Zimbabwe 19,861 0.2
82Bahamas, The 536 0.2
82Ecuador 20,318 0.2
82Romania 32,783 0.2
82United Arab Emirates 7,250 0.2
83Bolivia 14,339 0.1
83Reunion 1,168 0.1
83Singapore 6,606 0.1
84Mauritius 1,572 0.1
84Suriname 606 0.1
84Syria 26,281 0.1
85El Salvador 6,686 0.1
85Indonesia 260,519 0.1
85Malaysia 30,957 0.1
85Mexico 118,424 0.1
86Egypt 82,088 0.1
86Israeli Occupied Territories (Palestine) 4,580 0.1
86Korea, (South) Republic of 48,661 0.1
87Guinea-Bissau 1,495 0.1
87Turkey 66,423 0.1
87Western Sahara 485 0.1
88Mozambique 17,690 0.1
89Madagascar 13,169 0.1
89Sri Lanka 14,603 0.1
90Nepal 17,265 0.1
90Qatar 965 0.1
90Tanzania 27,070 0.1
90Vanuatu 144 0.1
91Benin 4,907 0.1
91Congo, Republic of the 1,901 0.1
91Djibouti 440 0.1
91Guinea 5,279 0.1
91Haiti 4,992 0.1
91Jamaica 1,411 0.1
91Nicaragua 2,690 0.1
91Solomon Islands 245 0.1
91Thailand 34,558 0.1
92Burma (Myanmar) 20,228 0.0
92Trinidad and Tobago 572 0.0
92Uganda 13,355 0.0
93Bahrain 282 0.0
93Brunei 138 0.0
93Gabon 399 0.0
93Nigeria 43,908 0.0
93Papua New Guinea 1,841 0.0
93Saudi Arabia 8,149 0.0
93Togo 1,864 0.0
93Zambia 3,977 0.0
94Algeria 6,011 0.0
94Belize 63 0.0
94Chad 1,752 0.0
94Congo, Democratic Republic of the 14,753 0.0
94Fiji 190 0.0
94Ghana 4,650 0.0
94Kuwait 531 0.0
94Lesotho 520 0.0
94Namibia 494 0.0
94Senegal 2,925 0.0
94Somalia 1,570 0.0
94Swaziland 286 0.0
94Tunisia 2,545 0.0
94Yemen 4,844 0.0
95Bangladesh 12,738 0.0
95Botswana 128 0.0
95Central African Republic 600 0.0
95Comoros 69 0.0
95Cote d'Ivoire 2,258 0.0
95Eritrea 340 0.0
95Ethiopia 10,400 0.0
95Iran 7,509 0.0
95Liberia 521 0.0
95Libya 844 0.0
95Maldives 21 0.0
95Mali 685 0.0
95Mauritania 289 0.0
95Oman 203 0.0
96Afghanistan 658 0.0
96Bhutan 0 0.0
96Burkina Faso 606 0.0
96Burundi 136 0.0
96Cape Verde 0 0.0
96Gambia, The 79 0.0
96Kenya 1,675 0.0
96Malawi 267 0.0
96Morocco 376 0.0
96Niger 170 0.0
96Pakistan 8,683 0.0
96Rwanda 28 0.0
96Sierra Leone 178 0.0
96Timor-Leste 0 0.0


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