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Demographic StudyDecember 19, 2011

Global Christianity – A Report on the Size and Distribution of the World’s Christian Population

A comprehensive demographic study finds that there are 2.18 billion Christians of all ages around the world, representing nearly a third of the estimated 2010 global population of 6.9 billion. Christians are also geographically widespread, and no single region can indisputably claim to be the center of global Christianity.

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Polling and AnalysisFebruary 28, 2011

Resources on the Future of the Global Muslim Population

Explore the Future of the Global Muslim Population report and related resources.

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Multi-section reportsSeptember 15, 2010

Muslim Networks and Movements in Western Europe

PublicationsSeptember 15, 2010

Event Transcript: Muslim Networks and Movements in Western Europe

George Mason University Professor Peter Mandaville, Dilwar Hussain of the Islamic Foundation, and Maha Azzam of the Middle East and North Africa Programme at Chatham House discussed key findings of a Pew Forum study containing profiles of some of the oldest, largest and most influential Muslim groups – from the Muslim Brotherhood to mystical Sufi orders and networks of religious scholars.

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DatabaseApril 15, 2010

Database: Islam and Christianity in Sub-Saharan Africa

A 19-country survey by the Pew Forum reveals that the vast majority of people in many sub-Saharan African nations are deeply committed to Christianity or Islam, and yet many continue to practice elements of traditional African religions.

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Demographic StudyApril 15, 2010

Tolerance and Tension: Islam and Christianity in Sub-Saharan Africa