What is the main religion of each country in Africa?

What is the main religion of each country in Africa?

We leave you a list with the main religion of each country in Africa, arranged alphabetically, where Islam is considered the predominant religion of the continent.

  1. Angola: Christianity (41%).
  2. Algeria: Islam (100%). Sunism is predominant
  3. Benin: Catholicism (27.1%).
  4. Botswana: Christianity (71.6%)
  5. Burkina faso: Islam (60.5%).
  6. Burundi: Catholicism (62.1%).
  7. Cape Verde: Catholicism (77.3%).
  8. Cameroon: Christianity (40%).
  9. Chad: Islam (54%).
  10. Comoros: Sunismo (98%).
  11. Ivory Coast: Islam (38.6%).
  12. Egypt: Islam (90%). Sunism is predominant
  13. Eritrea: Islam (% unknown).
  14. Ethiopia: Ethiopian Orthodox Church (43.5%).
  15. Gabon: Christianity (≈ 65%).
  16. Gambia: Islam (90%).
  17. Ghana: Christianity (71.2%).
  18. Guinea: Islam (85%).
  19. Equatorial Guinea: Catholicism (80%).
  20. Guinea-Bissau: Islam (45%).
  21. Kenya: Christianity (82.5%). Protestantism is predominant.
  22. Lesotho: Christianity (80%).
  23. Libya: Islam (96.6%). Sunnism is predominant.
  24. Madagascar: Local indigenous beliefs, Christianity and Islam (% unknown).
  25. Malawi: Christianity (82.6%).
  26. Mali: Islam (94.8%).
  27. Morocco: Islam (99%). Sunnism is predominant.
  28. Mauricio: Hinduism (48.5%).
  29. Mauritania: Islam (100%).
  30. Mozambique: Catholicism (28.4%).
  31. Namibia: Christianity (≈85%).
  32. Niger: Islam (80%).
  33. Nigeria: Islam (50%).
  34. Central African Republic: Christianity (47%) and Animists (41%).
  35. Republic of Congo: Catholicism (33.1%).
  36. Democratic Republic of Congo: Catholicism (50%).
  37. Rwanda: Catholicism (49.5%).
  38. Sao Tome and Principe: Catholicism (55.7%).
  39. Senegal: Islam (94%).
  40. Seychelles: Catholicism (76.2%).
  41. Sierra Leone: Islam (60%).
  42. Somalia: Sunismo (100%).
  43. South Africa: Protestantism (68%).
  44. Swaziland: Christianity (80%).
  45. Sudan: Sunismo (80% unknown).
  46. South Sudan: Christianity (70%) and Animism (20%).
  47. Tanzania: Christianity (60%).
  48. Togo: Christianity (29%).
  49. Tunisia: Islam (99.1%). Sunnism is predominant.
  50. Uganda: Catholicism (41.9%).
  51. Djibouti: Islam (94%).
  52. Zambia: Protestantism (75.3%).
  53. Zimbabwe: Christianity (50%).

Source: CIA Library
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