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Protestant China: Tianjin 8,000 - - - 1994 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 142. Table: "TSPM [Three Self Patriotic Movement] and Government Statistics for Protestant Chirstians by Province "
Protestant China: Xinjiang 15,000 - - - 1994 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 142. Table: "TSPM [Three Self Patriotic Movement] and Government Statistics for Protestant Chirstians by Province "
Protestant China: Yunnan - - - - 1989 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 123. "...Yunnan... Gu estimates some 400,000 Christians in the province (almost certainly a conservative figure) and admits that 90% of these are tribal, although there has also been growth among the Han Chinese. "
Protestant China: Yunnan 400,000 - - - 1990 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 150. "In Yunan Province in the southwest, TSPM/CCC leaders have claimed that there are about 400,000 (registered) Christians, mainly among the 'minority' tribal peoples. However, one leader I spoke to in 1990 said that this figure should be doubled to take into account the many unregistered believers. "
Protestant China: Yunnan 400,000 - - - 1990 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 150. "In Yunan Province in the southwest, TSPM/CCC leaders have claimed that there are about 400,000 (registered) Christians, mainly among the 'minority' tribal peoples. However, one leader I spoke to in 1990 said that this figure should be doubled to take into account the many unregistered believers. "
Protestant China: Yunnan 800,000 - - - 1990 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 150. "In Yunan Province in the southwest, TSPM/CCC leaders have claimed that there are about 400,000 (registered) Christians, mainly among the 'minority' tribal peoples. However, one leader I spoke to in 1990 said that this figure should be doubled to take into account the many unregistered believers. "
Protestant China: Yunnan 800,000 - - - 1994 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 142. Table: "TSPM [Three Self Patriotic Movement] and Government Statistics for Protestant Chirstians by Province "
Protestant China: Zhejiang 1,200,000 - - - 1994 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 142. Table: "TSPM [Three Self Patriotic Movement] and Government Statistics for Protestant Chirstians by Province "
Protestant China: Zhejiang: Dongyang County 20,000 2.23% - - 1982 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 144. "in Zhejiang Province, which also has a very large number of Christians, reports from both TSPM and unofficial sources in 1981-82 seemed to tally... The following year [1982] a house-church mimeographed sheet from the neighboring county of Dongyang reported that there were about 100 house-churches there, also serving some 20,000 Christians (total population 896,000). "
Protestant China: Zhejiang: Ningbo County 30,000 - - - 1984 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 144. "Similar discrepancies have been reported from Ningbo, Zhejiang, where local Christians claimed there were 80,000 Christians in 1984 and the RAB[Religious Affairs Bureau] esimated only 30,000, while the local Three Self was prepared to admit only to 10,000. Members of independent house-churches and children under eighteen were excluded from the official survey. "
Protestant China: Zhejiang: Ningbo County 80,000 - - - 1984 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 144. "Similar discrepancies have been reported from Ningbo, Zhejiang, where local Christians claimed there were 80,000 Christians in 1984 and the RAB[Religious Affairs Bureau] esimated only 30,000, while the local Three Self was prepared to admit only to 10,000. Members of independent house-churches and children under eighteen were excluded from the official survey. "
Protestant China: Zhejiang: Wenzhou district 320,000 - - - 1994 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 137. "Leqing County, Zhejiang... This county is in the Wenzhou district, which is known as the 'Jerusalem of China' because of the large number of Christians (320,000 according to the official count). "
Protestant China: Zhejiang: Xiaoshan County 63,000 - - - 1984 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 86. "the internal report of the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, which, after a field trip to Xiaoshan County, stated that more than 95% of the 63,000 Christians there belonged to the indigenous Little Flock group and were opposed to the TSPM... "
Protestant China: Zhejiang: Yiwu County 20,000 3.52% 191
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- 1981 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 144. "in Zhejiang Province, which also has a very large number of Christians, reports from both TSPM and unofficial sources in 1981-82 seemed to tally. In the summer of 1981 the Zhejiang TSPM reported that Yiwu County had 191 meeting-places with about 20,000 worshippers (total population 568,000). "
Protestant China: Zhejiang: Yiwu County 20,000 - - - 1982 Lambert, Tony. The Resurrection of the Chinese Church; Wheaton, IL: Harold Shaw Publishers (1994); pg. 83. "...Dongyang and Yiwu counties in the heart of rural Zhejiang. According to TSPM sources, prior to the incident [April 1982] there were 20,000 Christians meeting in 191 places for worship in Yiwu County, and house-church sources at the time gave a similar figure for neighboring Dongyang... "
Protestant Colombia 50,000 - - - 1970 Landry, Lionel. The Land and People of Colombia; Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co. (1970); pg. 66. "Protestants are growing in numbers, nevertheless, and there are today well over 50,000 in Colombia. "
Protestant Colombia 7,000,000 - - - 1998 "Colombia's Bleeding Church " in Christianity Today (May 18, 1998); pg. 43. "The Protestant church, estimated at between 3.5 and 7 million, is now a sizable segment of Colombia's 37 million people. "
Protestant Colombia - 4.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Protestant Colorado - 36.00% - - 2001 *LINK* Kosmin, Barry A.; Egon Mayer; & Ariela Keysar. "American Religious Identity Survey. " 2001. City University of New York. ARIS: Nationwide phone survey of 50,000 American adults; open-ended question: 'What is your religion, if any?'; Sum of all major groups classified by study as Protestant: Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Protestant - no denomination supplied, Pentecostal, Episcopalian/Anglican, Mormon/LDS, Church of Christ, Non-denominational, Congregationalist/UCC, Jehovah's Witnesses, Assemblies of God, Evangelical, Church of God, Seventh-Day Adventist.]
Protestant Commonwealth of Independent States - 35.00% - - 1992 Goring, Rosemary (ed). Larousse Dictionary of Beliefs & Religions (Larousse: 1994); pg. 581-584. Table: "Population Distribution of Major Beliefs "; "Figures have been compiled from the most accurate recent available information and are in most cases correct to the nearest 1% "; Protestant "includes all non-Roman Catholic denominations "
Protestant Comoros Islands 900 0.25% - - 1979 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: P.J. Johnstone's OPERATION WORLD, 1979 edition. BACKGROUND); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total pop.: 355,000. Independent Comoros (pop. 310,000): Muslims 98%; 520 Christians. Mayotte (pop. 45,000): Muslim 80%; Roman Catholic 15%; Protestant 2%. Most of Protestants are Malagasy people, and largely nominal.
Protestant Congo, Republic of the (Brazzaville) - 39.00% - - 1992 Goring, Rosemary (ed). Larousse Dictionary of Beliefs & Religions (Larousse: 1994); pg. 581-584. Table: "Population Distribution of Major Beliefs "; "Figures have been compiled from the most accurate recent available information and are in most cases correct to the nearest 1% "; Protestant "includes all non-Roman Catholic denominations "
Protestant Congo, Republic of the (Brazzaville) 230,000 - - - 1996 1997 Britannica Book of the Year; pg. 781-783. Table: "Religion ": Divided by nations, with 2 columns: "Religious affiliation " & "1996 pop. " [of that religion]. Based on best avail. figures, whether census data, membership figures or estimates by analysts, as % of est. 1996 midyear pop.
Protestant Connecticut - 37.00% - - 2001 *LINK* Kosmin, Barry A.; Egon Mayer; & Ariela Keysar. "American Religious Identity Survey. " 2001. City University of New York. ARIS: Nationwide phone survey of 50,000 American adults; open-ended question: 'What is your religion, if any?'; Sum of all major groups classified by study as Protestant: Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Protestant - no denomination supplied, Pentecostal, Episcopalian/Anglican, Mormon/LDS, Church of Christ, Non-denominational, Congregationalist/UCC, Jehovah's Witnesses, Assemblies of God, Evangelical, Church of God, Seventh-Day Adventist.]
Protestant Costa Rica - 2.50% - - 1984 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: Information from International Intercessors -- Dec. 1984); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) 95% Roman Catholic; 2.5% Protestant. Active groups: Int'l Church of the Four Square Gospel, Central Am. Mission, American Methodist, Latin America Mission,Assembly of God, Church of God Prophecy,Rosicrucian,Theosophist,Spiritist,Mormon,Aquarian. Also Jews
Protestant Costa Rica 40,000 - - - 1998 Daling, Tjabel. Costa Rica: A Guide to the People, Politics and Culture (In Focus series), Brooklyn, New York: Interlink Books (1998); pg. 54. "Costa Rica numbers some 40,000 Protestants, and during the last ten years, as elsewhere in Latin America, evangelical churches have been very active and successful. Many people, particularly among poorer communities, have become members of one of the 115 sects which present their message... with the help of U.S. resources. "
Protestant Costa Rica 334,000 10.00% - - 1998 Daling, Tjabel. Costa Rica: A Guide to the People, Politics and Culture (In Focus series), Brooklyn, New York: Interlink Books (1998); pg. 80. "Population (1996): 3.34 million (1963: 1.3 million)... Religion: Roman Catholic (state religion) 81%; c. 10% Protestant churches. "
Protestant Costa Rica - 10.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Protestant Costa Rica 80,000 - - - 1998 *LINK* web site: "Costa Rica Handbook " the Protestant evangelism so prevalent in other parts of Central America has yet to make a dent in Costa Rica. The nation's black population constitutes about half of Costa Rica's 40,000 or so Protestants
Protestant Cote d'Ivoire - 5.00% - - 1992 Goring, Rosemary (ed). Larousse Dictionary of Beliefs & Religions (Larousse: 1994); pg. 581-584. Table: "Population Distribution of Major Beliefs "; "Figures have been compiled from the most accurate recent available information and are in most cases correct to the nearest 1% "; Protestant "includes all non-Roman Catholic denominations "
Protestant Cote d'Ivoire 780,000 - - - 1996 1997 Britannica Book of the Year; pg. 781-783. Table: "Religion ": Divided by nations, with 2 columns: "Religious affiliation " & "1996 pop. " [of that religion]. Based on best avail. figures, whether census data, membership figures or estimates by analysts, as % of est. 1996 midyear pop.
Protestant Cote d'Ivoire - 5.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Protestant Croatia 20,000 - - - 1996 1997 Britannica Book of the Year; pg. 781-783. Table: "Religion ": Divided by nations, with 2 columns: "Religious affiliation " & "1996 pop. " [of that religion]. Based on best avail. figures, whether census data, membership figures or estimates by analysts, as % of est. 1996 midyear pop.
Protestant Croatia 18,659 0.40% - - 1997 *LINK* CIA World Factbook web site (viewed Aug. 1998) Catholic 76.5%, Orthodox 11.1%, Slavic Muslim 1.2%, Protestant 0.4%, others and unknown 10.8%; Total population: 4,664,710.
Protestant Cuba - 15.00% - - 1959 Baker, Christopher P. Cuba Handbook. Chico, California: Moon Publications, Inc. (1997); pg. 103. "though Protestantism was only introduced at the turn of the century, prerevolutionary Cuba evolved the highest percentage--almost 15%--of Protestants of any Latin American nation "
Protestant Cuba 85,000 1.00% - - 1979 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: OPERATION WORLD, 1979); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total population: 9,400,000. Protestants 1% (It was 6% in 1957, but most have emigrated to U.S.A.). Protestant Community 85,000. Denominations 24. Largest:- Baptists, Pentecostals and Methodists. Evangelicals 0.9% -though many secret believers also.
Protestant Cuba - 3.00% - - 1992 Goring, Rosemary (ed). Larousse Dictionary of Beliefs & Religions (Larousse: 1994); pg. 581-584. Table: "Population Distribution of Major Beliefs "; "Figures have been compiled from the most accurate recent available information and are in most cases correct to the nearest 1% "; Protestant "includes all non-Roman Catholic denominations "
Protestant Cuba 1,000,000 9.09% - - 1998 "The Battle for Cuba's Soul " in Newsweek (Jan. 19, 1998); pg. 42. "There are about 1 million active Protestants, and a much greater number--roughly 6 million to 7 million--who practice Afro-Cuban religions. "
Protestant Cuba - 3.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Protestant Cyprus 500 - - - 1972 Marty, Martin E. Protestantism (History of Religion Series). New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston (1972); pg. 15. "In Cyprus, fundamentalistic Protestants alone are present, and they number only a few hundred adherents. "
Protestant Cyprus - 1.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "; total population: 737,000
Protestant Czech Republic 473,723 4.60% - - 1997 *LINK* CIA World Factbook web site (viewed Aug. 1998) atheist 39.8%, Roman Catholic 39.2%, Protestant 4.6%, Orthodox 3%, other 13.4%; Total population: 10,298,324.
Protestant Czech Republic 478,400 4.60% - - 1997 Shoemaker, M. Wesley. Russia, Eurasian States, and Eastern Europe 1997 (The World Today Series). Harpers Ferry, West Virginia: Stryker-Post Publications (1997); pg. 246. "Czech Republic... Population: 10.4 million... Roman Catholic (38=9%), Protestant (4.6%), Orthodox (3%), Atheist (37%), Other (16.2%) "
Protestant Czech Republic - 2.50% - - 1998 *LINK* official government info web site Table
Protestant Czechoslovakia - 26.00% - - 1992 Goring, Rosemary (ed). Larousse Dictionary of Beliefs & Religions (Larousse: 1994); pg. 581-584. Table: "Population Distribution of Major Beliefs "; "Figures have been compiled from the most accurate recent available information and are in most cases correct to the nearest 1% "; Protestant "includes all non-Roman Catholic denominations "
Protestant Delaware - 54.00% - - 2001 *LINK* Kosmin, Barry A.; Egon Mayer; & Ariela Keysar. "American Religious Identity Survey. " 2001. City University of New York. ARIS: Nationwide phone survey of 50,000 American adults; open-ended question: 'What is your religion, if any?'; Sum of all major groups classified by study as Protestant: Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, Protestant - no denomination supplied, Pentecostal, Episcopalian/Anglican, Mormon/LDS, Church of Christ, Non-denominational, Congregationalist/UCC, Jehovah's Witnesses, Assemblies of God, Evangelical, Church of God, Seventh-Day Adventist.]
Protestant Denmark - 91.00% - - 1992 Goring, Rosemary (ed). Larousse Dictionary of Beliefs & Religions (Larousse: 1994); pg. 581-584. Table: "Population Distribution of Major Beliefs "; "Figures have been compiled from the most accurate recent available information and are in most cases correct to the nearest 1% "; Protestant "includes all non-Roman Catholic denominations "
Protestant Denmark - 90.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "; total population: 5,129,000; "*But attendance varies from 1% to 4%. "
Protestant Djibouti - 2.00% - - 1992 Goring, Rosemary (ed). Larousse Dictionary of Beliefs & Religions (Larousse: 1994); pg. 581-584. Table: "Population Distribution of Major Beliefs "; "Figures have been compiled from the most accurate recent available information and are in most cases correct to the nearest 1% "; Protestant "includes all non-Roman Catholic denominations "
Protestant Dominica - 16.00% - - 1992 Goring, Rosemary (ed). Larousse Dictionary of Beliefs & Religions (Larousse: 1994); pg. 581-584. Table: "Population Distribution of Major Beliefs "; "Figures have been compiled from the most accurate recent available information and are in most cases correct to the nearest 1% "; Protestant "includes all non-Roman Catholic denominations "
Protestant Dominica 12,000 - - - 1996 1997 Britannica Book of the Year; pg. 781-783. Table: "Religion ": Divided by nations, with 2 columns: "Religious affiliation " & "1996 pop. " [of that religion]. Based on best avail. figures, whether census data, membership figures or estimates by analysts, as % of est. 1996 midyear pop.
Protestant Dominica 9,995 15.00% - - 1997 *LINK* CIA World Factbook web site (viewed Aug. 1998) Roman Catholic 77%, Protestant 15% (Methodist 5%, Pentecostal 3%, Seventh-Day Adventist 3%, Baptist 2%, other 2%), none 2%, unknown 1%, other 5%; Total population: 66,633.
Protestant Dominica - 17.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Protestant Dominican Republic - 2.30% - - 1998 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site; (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total pop.: 4,800,000. Protestants 2.3%. Community 110,000. Membership 33,000. Denominations 19. Largest: - Free Methodists 6,000; Assemblies of God 9,000; Brethren 3,000; WIM 1,500. Evangelicals 2% of population.
Protestant Dominican Republic - 25.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Protestant Dominican Republic - 6.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Protestant Ecuador - 1.00% - - 1986 Lepthien, Emilie U. Ecuador (series: Enchantment of the World). Chicago: Children's Press (1986); pg. 114?. "Religion: The overwhelming majority of people are Catholic. Less than 1% are Protestant. "
Protestant Ecuador - 4.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Protestant Egypt - 1.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "; total population: 60,470,000
Protestant El Salvador 117,000 3.00% - - 1974 Haverstock, Nathan A. & John P. Hoover. El Salvador in Pictures (Visual Geography Series). New York: Sterling Publishing, Inc. (1974); pg. 28, 39-40. "El Salvador has nearly 3,900,000 people... "; Pg. 39: "About 80% of the Salvadoran population professes the Roman Catholic faith, between 2 and 3% Protestantism, and the rest apparently do not actively participate in any church. "
Protestant El Salvador - - - - 1974 Haverstock, Nathan A. & John P. Hoover. El Salvador in Pictures (Visual Geography Series). New York: Sterling Publishing, Inc. (1974); pg. 28, 40. "El Salvador has nearly 3,900,000 people... "; Pg. 40: "Most Protestants in El Salvador are affiliated with the Pentecostal churches, with about 10,000 members, and the Assemblies of God, with 9,000. The Seventh Day Adventists and the Church of God each claim to have more than 3,000 members. The Central American Mission and the Baptist Home Mission Societies are active. "
Protestant El Salvador - 20.00% - - 1997 Scotchmer, David G. "Life of the Heart: A Maya Protestant Spirituality " in South and Meso-American Native Spirituality, ed. by Gary H. Gossen. New York: Crossroad Publishing Co. (1997); pg. 497. "While statistics are difficult to verify and often inflated, observers believe that in Central America, Protestants comprise 20% or more of all Salvadorans, with Guatemala having the largest Protestant sector of any country south of the U.S. "
Protestant El Salvador 150,000 3.00% - - 1998 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 2 - Americas. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998); pg. 394-395. "El Salvador... Population: About 5 million ";Pg. 395: "About 3% of the population are Protestant. A number of groups, including the Baptists, Mormons, and Seventh-Day Adventists, have been active in missionary work... Evangelists preach a message of personal salvation through belief in Jesus rather than through social action. "
Protestant El Salvador - 20.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Protestant Eritrea - 1.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "


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