In Europe, Muslims will make up 10% of the overall population by the middle of the century, compared to 5. It sounds better than it actually is, most of those conversions to non-belief are coming from Christianity, there are almost no Muslim converts. He has written twenty books, and about 120 book chapters and refereed articles. The weighted average fertility rate for Christian nations decreased in the same period from 3. I agree that European natives are not that vulnerable to actual Muslim conversion whether as liberals committed to the idea of individual freedom or as Christians already in possession of a better way to know God. According to , Christianity loses more people than it gains from religious conversion. China now has an underground church numbering in the tens of millions.
In the Latin American continent, Christians make up 93% of the population. The growth rate of Islam, according to the U. But amongst recent refugees also there is a clear impression that their faith is held to out of a peer fear that has nothing to do with what they really think or practice. Christians can be found in every region. Some highlights from the report: - Christians made up 34. This increased the claimed percentage of adherents of Christianity from 33.
Most people who are intelligent and are classed as atheists like me would change their view if given some proof. However, Catholic numbers have grown in Scandinavia where the Catholics in Nordic dioceses have tripled or even quadrupled. This should be most troubling for Muslims to think that actually became the world's largest religion! The down trend in Christianity conversion is mainly defects from Catholics to non-religious. Islam is growing faster than any other religion, according to by the Pew Research Center. High birth rates and conversions in the were cited as the main reasons for the increase. But from shows that there were less than 11,000 Muslims in Canada in 1900! 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.
In 2015, Muslims made up 24. In its hands lies very largely the solution of the problem with which Europe is faced in its relation with East. Islam too has a wide reach, but Islam has only a small presence in the United States, Canada, Central and South America, and Australia. Hinduism Some 80% of the population of the are , accounting for about 90% of Hindus worldwide. The growing Indian Hindu community in America is also helping to bring about a more realistic view of the tradition. But no modern scholar accepts that idea, and the Qur'an is explicit in support of the freedom of conscience.
There are no exact numbers on those communities, but it is believed that several hundred to several thousand ethnic Jews belong to this tradition as well as several thousand Israelis of mixed ancestry mostly mixed Jewish and Slavic. Seen in those terms, Islam's surge has been still more impressive. Oil—rich Islamic countries such as Kuwait provide loans and grants to poor and developing countries. Essentially the poorer a country or community, the higher the population of religious people we find there. This, along with the high fertility rate, will cause the Muslim population to expand at a significant rate. After all, we are all born atheist, you are atheist toward all other Gods other than your particular God of choice. Tracing its roots to the Azusa Street revival in 1910, and comprising 5 percent of Christians in 1970, today one of four Christians is Pentecostal or Charismatic.
Verse which Andrew is referring to is 157 not 156. It must be troubling for Muslims to know that although they are growing faster than Christians, Baha'is are growing much faster than Muslims at a rate of 2. It has grown particularly among young people, with increases in the 0-14 the largest share of affiliates , 15-24 and 25-34 age profiles recorded in each census from 2006. Non affiliated does not have to mean atheist. Lets analyze this topic in brief.
These words, therefore, reflect their personal views on various aspects of the religion of Islam. From 1990 to 2010, the global Muslim population increased at an average annual rate of 2. As for gender, generally speaking females tend to be much more religious then males — approximately 68% of atheists are male. In , the estimates that may have grown 600% over the last decade. Pointing out the absence of official data, Service de presse Common Ground, cites unspecified sources that stated that about 5,000 became between 2005 and 2010. However, Muslims will show a growth rate of 70 percent within the same period. Toynbee 1889-1975 British historian, Lecturer at Oxford University.
Americans Rick and Denise Renner are at the forefront of the movement. Also the numbers of atheists added each year remains lower than the numbers of Christians added. However you play with the stats that is the bottom line for actual growth. They currently do now, but that hasn't always been the case. In 1900, there were three Europeans for every African. We have collected the latest statistics from David A. President of the Indian National Congress in 1917.