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Group Where Number
of
Adherents
% of
total
pop.
Number
of
congreg./
churches/
units
Number
of
countries
Year Source Quote/
Notes
Bahai Faith Gambia 10,790 0.83% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 1,305,000
Bahai Faith Georgia (country) 1,500 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Georgia (country) 1,725 0.03% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 5,454,000
Bahai Faith Germany 12,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Germany 5,000 - - - 1997 *LINK* web site: "Religionswissenschaftlicher Medien- und Informationsdienst e.V. " [REMID: Religious Studies Media and Information Service, Marburg, Germany]; web page: "Informationen und Standpunkte " (viewed 2 Aug. 1999). Table: "Religious communities in Germany: Numbers of members " [data published July, 1999]; Listed as "Bah??" in table. Source: REMID.; In comments column: "darunter ca. 1100 Bah??aus dem Iran (nach Spuler-Stegemann) " [among them approx. 1100 Bah??from Iran (after reeling he bar man) "]
Bahai Faith Germany 12,391 0.02% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 82,141,000
Bahai Faith Ghana 9,800 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Ghana 12,146 0.06% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 19,534,000
Bahai Faith Gibraltar 70 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Gibraltar 73 0.29% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 25,100
Bahai Faith Greece 520 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Greece 611 0.01% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 10,596,000
Bahai Faith Greenland 300 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Greenland 355 0.63% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 56,150
Bahai Faith Grenada 135 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Grenada 145 0.15% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 98,000
Bahai Faith Guadeloupe 1,380 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Guadeloupe - 0.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Bahai Faith Guadeloupe 1,595 0.36% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 449,000
Bahai Faith Guam 1,300 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Guam - 1.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Bahai Faith Guam - 1.00% - - 1998 *LINK* web site: "Ethnologue Database " (viewed circa Dec. 1998) "Religion: Christian 97%, secular 1%, Baha'i 1% "
Bahai Faith Guam 1,863 1.22% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 153,000
Bahai Faith Guatemala 16,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Guatemala 20,073 0.16% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 12,670,000
Bahai Faith Guinea 240 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Guinea 288 0.00% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 7,466,000
Bahai Faith Guinea-Bissau 220 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Guinea-Bissau 333 0.03% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 1,213,000
Bahai Faith Guyana 13,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Guyana - 2.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Bahai Faith Guyana 14,584 2.09% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 698,000
Bahai Faith Haiti 14,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Haiti 17,055 0.27% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 6,423,000
Bahai Faith Honduras 20,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Honduras - 0.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Bahai Faith Honduras 32,635 0.53% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 6,130,000
Bahai Faith Hungary 150 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Hungary 246 0.00% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 10,020,000
Bahai Faith Iceland 550 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Iceland 801 0.29% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 281,000
Bahai Faith India 1,400,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith India 1,000,000 - - - 1997 Ganeri, Anita. Religions Explained: A Beginner's Guide to World Faiths, Henry Hold and Company: Markham, Ontario (1997); pg. 63. "Today, there are approximately 3.5 million Bahai's in the world... The largest Baha'i group is in India, where the religion has about 1 million followers. "
Bahai Faith India 2,500,000 - - - 1998 *LINK* web site: Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance; web page: "The Baha'i Faith " (viewed 18 Feb. 1999) "The Baha'i Faith currently has about 6 million members worldwide. There are about 2.5 million adherents in India, 130,000 in the US, and 14,730 in Canada (1991 Census). "
Bahai Faith India 1,716,148 0.17% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 1,002,142,000
Bahai Faith Indonesia 22,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Indonesia 26,537 0.01% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 212,207,000
Bahai Faith Iran 100,000 - - - 1921 Breuilly, Elizabeth, et al. Religions of the World: The Illustrated Guide to Origins, Beliefs, Traditions & Festivals. Facts on File Inc.: New York, NY (1997); pg. 150. "At the time of Abdul Baha's death [1921] there were perhaps 100,000 Baha'is in Persia, with small groups scattered around the world. Today there are about 5 million. "
Bahai Faith Iran 300,000 - - - 1973 MacEoin, Denis. "Baha'ism " in Hinnells, John R. (ed). A Handbook of Living Religions, Penguin Books: New York (1991 reprint; 1st pub. 1984). [Orig. source: Hampson, A. "The Growth and Spread of the Baha'i Faith "]; pg. 492. "Estimates for Iran vary between 150,000 and 300,000. "
Bahai Faith Iran 300,000 - - - 1984 Hatcher, William S. & J. Douglas Martin. The Baha'i Faith: The Emerging Global Religion. San Francisco, CA: Harper & Row (1984); pg. 181. "the community has reached a point where its members represent an important percentage of the educated class in present-day Iran, although they number only about 300,000 in that country. "
Bahai Faith Iran 300,000 - - - 1984 Hatcher, William S. & J. Douglas Martin. The Baha'i Faith: The Emerging Global Religion. San Francisco, CA: Harper & Row (1984); pg. 195. "Under the regime of the shahs... the Baha'i Faith was denied the civil recognition accorded to... Jews, Christians, and Zoroastrians... this meant that the more than 300,000 Baha'is, who outnumber the three other minorities combined... "
Bahai Faith Iran 300,000 - - - 1987 Bishop, Peter & Michael Darton (editors). The Encyclopedia of World Faiths: An Illustrated Survey of the World's Living Faiths. New York: Facts on File Publications (1987); pg. 175. "Only amongst Iranian Jews and Zoroastrians have significant numbers of conversions occurred. Thus, despite considerable persecution, the Iranian Baha'i community (c. 300,000) dwarfs all others in the Middle East and North Africa. "
Bahai Faith Iran 410,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Iran 340,000 - - - 1992 *LINK* Raghavan, Sudarsan (Inquirer Staff writer). "A persecuted group braces once again " in The Philadelphia Inquirer (3 November 1998). "From 1979, the start of the Islamic revolution, to 1992, at least 200 of the estimated 340,000 Baha'is in Iran were executed, their leaders say.
Bahai Faith Iran 500,000 - - - 1994 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: 11/30/94 issue of GLOBAL PRAYER DIGEST); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Thousands of Bahai have been murdered. There are only 500,000 left.
Bahai Faith Iran - 0.50% - - 1994 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: November, 1994 issue of GLOBAL PRAYER DIGEST); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total Population: 56,585,000. MUSLIM: 99%: Shi'ite branch, 87%; Sunni branch 12%. BAHA'I: 0.5%. 300,000. JEWS: 0.1%. ZOROASTRIAN: O.04%. CHRISTIAN: 0.4%
Bahai Faith Iran 400,000 - - - 1996 Occhiogrosso, Peter. The Joy of Sects: A Spirited Guide to the World's Religious Traditions. New York: Doubleday (1996); pg. 454. "Of the more than 5 million Bahais worldwide, over 400,000 still live in Iran? "
Bahai Faith Iran 640,000 1.00% - - 1997 Russell, Malcom B. The Middle East and South Asia 1997 (The World Today Series). Harpers Ferry, West Virginia: Stryker-Post Publications (1997); pg. 92. Estimates of % of population in principal religions, & est. 1997 total pop.
Bahai Faith Iran 1,322,000 2.00% - - 1999 Lyle, Garry. Iran (series: Major World Nations), Philadelphia: Chelsea House Publishers (1999); pg. 9-10. "Population: 66,100,000... Religions: Shiite Muslims (93%); Sunni Muslim (5%); other, including Jews, Christians, Zoroastrians, and Baha'is (2%). "
Bahai Faith Iran 463,151 0.69% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 67,411,000
Bahai Faith Iraq - - - - 1982 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: WORLD CHRISTIAN ENCYCLOPEDIA, edited by David B. Barrett, and published by Oxford Press, Oxford, New York, 1982); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) BAHA'I has a history of over 120 years in Iraq, but due to severe repression and confiscations, and banning by decree in 1970, only a handful of scattered assemblies remain.
Bahai Faith Iraq 2,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Iraq 2,607 0.01% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 23,115,000
Bahai Faith Ireland 1,100 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Ireland 1,274 0.03% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Percent: Bahai pop./country pop. from PRB (http://www.prb.org): 3,795,000


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