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Religion: Religious Adherents, Worldwide

(Updated January 2017)

Religion

Adherents

Percentage

Christianity

2.2 Billion

31.5%

Islam

1.6 Billion

22.3%

Agnostic

1.1 Billion

15.4%

Hinduism

1 Billion

14%

Chinese Traditional Religion

394 Million

5.5%

Buddhism

376 Million

5.3%

African Traditional Religions

100 Million

1.4%

Sikhism

23 Million

.3%

Judaism

14 Million

0.2%

Spiritism

15 Million

.2%

Baha'i

7 Million

.1%

Jainism

4.2 Million

.06%

Shintoism

4 Million

.06%

Cao Dai

4 Million

.06%

Zoroastrianism

2.6 Million

.04%

Unitarian-Universalism

800,000

.01%

Rastafarianism

600,000

.01%

Scientology

25,000 <.01%

* Total may add up to more than 100% due to rounding


Sources: Wikipedia