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

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RankingNationAdherentsPercent
75United States (General) 257,935,642 81.2
40Brazil 177,737,086 91.0
139China 114,364,041 8.6
74Russia 114,041,632 81.3
15Mexico 106,058,166 95.9
51Philippines 83,077,538 88.7
112Nigeria 72,023,815 45.5
19Congo, Democratic Republic of the 64,685,125 95.4
88Germany 58,016,298 70.7
147India 57,550,490 4.7
78United Kingdom 49,530,864 80.0
76Italy 48,560,697 80.8
102Ethiopia 48,130,691 56.6
17Colombia 44,310,006 95.7
91France 42,737,293 68.2
72South Africa 41,246,645 81.7
46Spain 40,846,826 90.1
68Ukraine 37,607,945 82.8
32Argentina 37,451,030 92.1
11Poland 36,607,221 96.2
71Kenya 33,433,529 81.8
59Uganda 28,883,583 85.5
10Peru 28,449,545 96.5
132Indonesia 27,539,607 11.8
26Venezuela 27,397,407 94.3
82Canada 25,253,357 74.5
105Tanzania 23,962,675 53.2
114Korea, (South) Republic of 20,914,023 43.1
1Romania 20,869,410 98.5
29Angola 17,810,364 93.8
83Australia 16,004,021 74.4
55Chile 14,988,791 87.5
99Ghana 14,897,251 61.2
3Guatemala 13,998,153 97.4
4Ecuador 13,372,523 97.1
79Malawi 12,516,488 79.8
106Mozambique 12,277,158 52.5
103Cameroon 11,291,552 56.6
70Zambia 10,882,211 82.1
96Netherlands 10,657,313 64.0
130Egypt 10,339,157 12.2
35Greece 10,268,324 91.8
109Madagascar 9,777,927 48.5
24Dominican Republic 9,711,388 95.0
20Haiti 9,708,438 95.3
48Portugal 9,624,581 89.7
34Bolivia 9,212,126 91.8
86Zimbabwe 9,042,097 71.5
57Rwanda 8,844,058 86.1
73Belgium 8,717,080 81.5
56Hungary 8,644,241 86.7
31Burundi 7,912,820 92.9
140Vietnam 7,529,976 8.5
6Honduras 7,362,213 96.7
118Cote d'Ivoire 7,120,883 33.0
84Belarus 7,076,857 73.8
123Sudan 7,066,413 16.4
80Austria 6,683,617 79.7
101Cuba 6,635,177 59.2
25Papua New Guinea 6,531,443 94.8
67Bulgaria 6,279,016 83.8
69Switzerland 6,270,113 82.6
77Serbia 6,254,752 80.5
18Paraguay 6,168,430 95.5
94Sweden 6,017,411 64.8
8El Salvador 5,977,540 96.5
104Czech Republic 5,822,900 55.9
12Nicaragua 5,599,333 96.2
45Finland 4,819,197 90.2
62Denmark 4,658,016 85.0
58Slovakia 4,631,822 85.6
5Costa Rica 4,500,358 97.0
38Norway 4,433,708 91.3
27Ireland 4,322,881 94.2
113Benin 4,032,141 43.8
37Croatia 4,029,346 91.4
160Pakistan 4,026,769 2.2
141Burma (Myanmar) 3,986,432 7.9
7Puerto Rico 3,864,393 96.7
61Georgia 3,589,220 85.1
13Moldova 3,429,376 95.9
47Congo, Republic of the 3,374,210 89.8
122Burkina Faso 3,303,851 20.3
43Panama 3,174,065 90.5
111Togo 3,096,132 45.7
89New Zealand 3,014,485 70.1
92Central African Republic 2,974,682 66.0
121Chad 2,937,498 25.5
159Japan 2,913,804 2.3
50Lithuania 2,889,554 88.8
63Armenia 2,621,481 84.8
135Malaysia 2,484,099 8.9
110Eritrea 2,468,663 47.3
64Jamaica 2,308,209 84.6
97Uruguay 2,153,247 63.9
126Kazakhstan 2,128,806 13.5
49Namibia 1,967,035 88.9
36Lesotho 1,912,001 91.8
44Slovenia 1,831,124 90.4
138Sri Lanka 1,791,098 8.8
116Liberia 1,659,410 40.5
90Latvia 1,543,794 68.9
115Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,542,176 41.0
117Lebanon 1,508,660 35.5
144Taiwan 1,417,553 6.0
41Gabon 1,359,889 90.6
95Macedonia 1,319,016 64.6
93Botswana 1,286,951 65.1
145Syria 1,169,358 5.2
150Saudi Arabia 1,143,931 4.4
53Swaziland 1,053,416 87.6
120Albania 1,000,130 31.6
66Timor-Leste 985,586 84.2
127Hong Kong 948,538 13.4
87Estonia 948,532 70.8
153Nepal 904,305 3.0
98Trinidad and Tobago 842,524 62.7
170Thailand 831,662 1.2
174Bangladesh 817,013 0.5
124Singapore 786,528 16.3
128Sierra Leone 741,773 12.7
54Reunion 733,007 87.6
146Senegal 648,064 5.0
85Cyprus 632,275 71.9
52Equatorial Guinea 614,555 88.7
129United Arab Emirates 591,502 12.6
164Iraq 564,747 1.8
100Fiji 522,120 61.1
21Solomon Islands 510,684 95.3
23Cape Verde 487,583 95.1
81Montenegro 486,230 77.7
162Korea, (North) Democratic Republic of 475,332 2.0
14Guadeloupe 447,699 95.9
42Luxembourg 445,705 90.6
119Mauritius 423,984 32.7
172Iran 406,974 0.5
2Malta 401,709 98.0
9Martinique 391,621 96.5
107Guyana 390,205 51.3
155Mali 382,234 2.9
151Guinea 377,231 3.7
169Uzbekistan 348,366 1.3
143Kyrgyzstan 335,626 6.1
33Bahamas, The 318,150 92.0
16Iceland 315,135 95.8
161Cambodia 299,401 2.0
39Belize 285,278 91.1
152Azerbaijan 275,943 3.1
137Kuwait 268,913 8.8
108Suriname 267,198 51.0
28French Polynesia 255,631 94.0
22Barbados 244,712 95.2
30Vanuatu 229,915 93.5
177Turkey 219,391 0.3
60New Caledonia 216,421 85.2
131Guinea-Bissau 196,063 11.9
65French Guiana 194,984 84.4
154Laos 188,042 2.9
136Kosovo 184,869 8.9
156Jordan 182,200 2.8
158Israel 177,208 2.4
157Libya 176,803 2.7
133Qatar 144,434 9.6
149Oman 126,833 4.4
168Tajikistan 101,074 1.4
163Israeli Occupied Territories (Palestine) 81,951 1.9
167Turkmenistan 79,465 1.5
148Gambia, The 76,793 4.4
134Bahrain 72,076 8.9
180Algeria 61,721 0.2
176Niger 56,070 0.4
125Brunei 55,916 13.7
166Mongolia 45,057 1.7
180Yemen 41,765 0.2
142Macau 39,625 7.2
182Morocco 32,055 0.1
182Afghanistan 29,992 0.1
179Tunisia 22,976 0.2
165Djibouti 15,288 1.7
178Mauritania 8,845 0.3
171Bhutan 6,579 0.9
183Somalia 4,351 0.1
173Comoros 3,587 0.5
175Maldives 1,406 0.5
181Western Sahara 817 0.2


Source

The data presented in QuickLists are from a variety of sources including the U.S. Census Bureau's International Data Base, the U.S. State Department's International Religious Freedom Report, the United Nations Human Development Reports, and others.

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