Instead they engage in religious acts that assume a vast array of gods and spirits and that also assume the efficacy of these beings in intervening in this world. Association of Religion Data Archives. Countless numbers of people in the Islamic world are converting to Christ, even when. The main reason for this is the social and legal repercussions associated with in many Muslim majority countries, up to and including the death penalty for apostasy. Thus, this report excludes the religious conversion as a direct factor from the projection of Muslim population growth. Comparing this with other surveys, evidence suggests that nowadays three-fifths to four-fifths of the Chinese believe in folk religion.
Bulliet, say it is possible that Muslims may have outnumbered Christians globally sometime between 1000 and 1600 C. The holy book of Bahai people is Kitab al-Aqdas. The study finds that France, New Zealand and the Netherlands are world leaders in secularism the belief that people should be free from religious teachings and these countries will soon have a higher population of atheists than any other religious affiliation. . In the African continent, Christians are both the largest and fastest growing in relation to Islam. As per the Pew Research study, Muslim populations will grow in absolute number in all regions of the world between 2010 and 2050. Many regions in Asia also follow Tibetan Buddhism which is a part of Vajrayana.
And according to 2012 survey, within the next four decades, Christians will remain the ; if current trends continue, by 2050 the number of Christians will reach 2. But that trip and the millions reached for Christ were the fruits of seeds planted years before. A Pew Research report says that Islam is the fastest growing religion in the world. Yang Fenggang, Purdue University's Center on Religion and Chinese Society. In 1991, the couple moved their family to what is now the former Soviet Union with the goal of reaching Russians with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. And the projections assume that people gradually are living longer in most countries. Hence its growth can easily be monitored by demographers by looking at fertility data of predominantly Muslim ethnicities of China.
Mesocosm: Hinduism and the Organization of a Traditional Newar City in Nepal. Christians across the world are celebrating Easter, commemorating the day followers believe Jesus was resurrected in Jerusalem over 2,000 years ago. Religions with many followers in developing countries — where birth rates are high, and infant mortality rates have in general been falling — are likely to grow quickly. Like Bahaism, it is also an Abrahamic religion and one of the oldest religion in the world. Confucianism Followers: 7 Million Followers Of Total Population: 0.
According to study, by 2050 the number of Christians in absolute number is expected to grow to more than double in the next few decades, from 517 million to 1. This is due to the fact that Muslims are largest in the developing world where dirt floors, thatched roofs and large families are common. Alan Cooperman served as lead editor. By far the largest of these groups is Sikhs, who numbered about 25 million in 2010, according to the World Religion Database. Besides, Christianity has grown enormously in Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and Pacific. According to , in Mexico, the number of atheists grows annually by 5.
Source: This article New Survey: Worlds Fastest Growing Religion? Archived from on 17 December 2013. Most of the Muslim growth in North America is from immigration. If Muslims countries ever allowed freedom of religion, then it is not hard to predict that hugh numbers of Muslims would leave harsh sharia and embrace the gospel of grace of Jesus Christ. We have collected the latest statistics from David A. According to the , High birth rates were cited as the reason for the Muslim population growth.
Christianity has a 100% penetration rate world wide! According to some estimates, Islam is the fastest-growing religion in the world. South America reports: The growth of Pentecostalism in Latin America is estimated to be at three times the rate of Catholic growth. C3 church in Sydney, Australia, yet another Australian mega-church with global reach. While the birth rate for Muslims in Europe is expected to decline over the next two decades, it will remain slightly higher than in the non-Muslim population, except for , who have a lower birthrate 1. According to the religious Judaism is said to be the main outflow of the relationship with the God which has been set up for the children of Israel. Most of the switching are expected into the and Irreligion. He said that Catholics accounted for 17.
It has grown bigger since then. Mary Jones claims Wicca is one of the fastest-growing religions in the United States as well. Unaffiliated groups are growing fastest in some of the more Catholic countries around the world in South America, Mexico and Poland along with several countries in Africa. Starting in the 1980s with the Bahá'ís began to re-organize across the Soviet Union and. There are four major books of this religion and five classic books which are Holy books of Confucianism. Conrad Hackett was the lead researcher and primary author of this report. Studies and reports estimate significantly more people have converted from Islam to Christianity in the 21st century than at any other point in Islamic history.
Eric Kaufman of denied the claims of Eurabia. Muslim women today have an average of 2. The impact of migration can be seen in the examples shown in the graph at the right, which compares projection scenarios with and without migration in the regions where it will have the greatest impact. The Pew Research Center projections attempt to incorporate patterns in religious switching in 70 countries where surveys provide information on the number of people who say they no longer belong to the religious group in which they were raised. More than a third of Muslims are concentrated in Africa and the Middle East, regions that are projected to have the biggest population increases.
With over 7 million followers all across the world, Confucianism is the eighth biggest religion in the world. In Britain, around 6,000 people convert to Islam per year and according to a June 2000 article in the British Muslims Monthly Survey the bulk of new Muslim converts in Britain were women. We tire of the lies and myth making of Islamic spin doctors. Expansion during the Umayyad Caliphate, 661—750 According to , Islam was spread after military conquests after Arab armies began overtaking Christian regions from to North Africa and Spain, as well as , and regions in Central Asia, parts of South Asia and Southeast Asia via military invasions, traders and Sufi missionaries. While Muslim birth rates are expected to experience a decline, it will remain above replacement level and higher fertility than the world's overall by 2050. The religion now has ten million plus followers. According to The New York Times, an estimated 25% of American Muslims are converts.