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Study shows large majority of world's population is religious

by | Dec. 19, 2012

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Of the world's 7 billion people, 84 percent identify with some form of religion, according to a new comprehensive report on the global religious landscape released Tuesday.

Christians, with 2.2 billion followers, comprise the largest religious group of the world's population, followed by Muslims, with 1.6 billion. The 1.1 billion who say they are unaffiliated with any kind of religion are the third largest group.

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