The Philippines proudly boasts to be the only Christian nation in Asia. More than 86 percent of the population is Roman Catholic, 6 percent belong to various nationalized Christian cults, and another 2 percent belong to well over 100 Protestant denominations.
How many Roman Catholic in the Philippines?
In 2015, it was estimated that 84 million Filipinos, or roughly 82.9% to 85% of the population, profess the Catholic faith.
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What is the first religion in the Philippines?
Islam was the first-recorded monotheistic religion in the Philippines.
What percent is Roman Catholic?
Catholics comprise 50 percent of all Christians worldwide and 16 percent of the world’s total population. In 2010, the majority of the world’s Catholics were to be found in the Latin American/Carribbean region (39 percent, or 425 million). In 1910, two-thirds of Catholics (65 percent) lived in Europe.
Is there Hindu in Philippines?
HInduism is not a super common religion in the Philippines. In fact the most common religion there is christianity. Less than 2% of their population still practices hinduism.
Is Catholic Church growing or declining?
Nationwide Catholic membership increased between 2000 and 2017, but the number of churches declined by nearly 11% and by 2019, the number of Catholics decreased by 2 million people.