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Group Where Number
of
Adherents
% of
total
pop.
Number
of
congreg./
churches/
units
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of
countries
Year Source Quote/
Notes
Bahai Faith North America 74,635 - - - 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. "Table 13.1: Statistics on Baha'ism "; "Estimated number of adherents (1973) "
Bahai Faith North America - 0.10% - - 1975 *LINK* web site: "Monday Morning Reality Check "; web page: "North America: Decline & Fall of World Religions " (viewed 25 Feb. 1999), written by Justin D. Long. Table: "North America: Decline & Fall of World Religions, 1900-2025 "; "North America, defined by the U.N. to include Bermuda, Canada, Greenland, St. Pierre & Miquelon & U.S. "; listed in table as: "Baha'is "
Bahai Faith North America 628,375 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Regions from PRB (http://www.prb.org)
Bahai Faith North America 358,000 0.12% - - 1995 The World Almanac and Book of Facts 1997 (K-111 Reference Corp.: Mahwah, NJ), [Source: 1996 Encyc. Britannica Book of the Year]; pg. 646. Table: "Adherents of All Religions by Six Continental Areas, Mid-1995 "
Bahai Faith North America 357,000 0.12% - - 1996 The World Almanac & Book of Facts 1998 (K-111 Reference Corp.: Mahwah, NJ), [Source: 1997 Encyc. Britannica Book of the Year]; pg. 654. Table: "Adherents of All Religions by Six Continental Areas, Mid-1996 "
Bahai Faith North America 753,000 0.25% - - 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999). [Source: 1999 Encyc. Britannica Book of the Year]; pg. 695. Table: "Adherents of All Religions by Six Continental Areas, Mid-1998 " [Area listed as 'Northern America.']
Bahai Faith North America 800,000 - - - 1998 *LINK* web site: "Monday Morning Reality Check "; web page: "North America: Decline & Fall of World Religions " (viewed 25 Feb. 1999), written by Justin D. Long circa 1998. "Smaller religious blocs have a higher growth rate: 800,000 Bahais (2.46%), 156,000 Spiritists (1.81%), 850,000 Chinese folk-religionists (1.11%), 740,000 Asian New Religions (2.2%), and 520,000 Sikhs (2.66%). "
Bahai Faith North America 785,262 0.26% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Regions and total pop. figures from PRB (http://www.prb.org)
Bahai Faith North America - 0.30% - - 2000 *LINK* web site: "Monday Morning Reality Check "; web page: "North America: Decline & Fall of World Religions " (viewed 25 Feb. 1999), written by Justin D. Long. Table: "North America: Decline & Fall of World Religions, 1900-2025 "; "North America, defined by the U.N. to include Bermuda, Canada, Greenland, St. Pierre & Miquelon & U.S. "; listed in table as: "Baha'is "; [Year 2000 projection made circa 1997]
Bahai Faith North America - 0.30% - - 2025 *LINK* web site: "Monday Morning Reality Check "; web page: "North America: Decline & Fall of World Religions " (viewed 25 Feb. 1999), written by Justin D. Long. Table: "North America: Decline & Fall of World Religions, 1900-2025 "; "North America, defined by the U.N. to include Bermuda, Canada, Greenland, St. Pierre & Miquelon & U.S. "; listed in table as: "Baha'is "; [Year 2025 projection made circa 1997]
Bahai Faith Northern Mariana Islands 140 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Northern Mariana Islands 312 0.40% - - 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): 78,300
Bahai Faith Norway 1,700 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Norway 2,179 0.05% - - 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): 4,487,000
Bahai Faith Oceania 83,215 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Regions from PRB (http://www.prb.org)
Bahai Faith Oceania 75,000 0.26% - - 1995 The World Almanac and Book of Facts 1997 (K-111 Reference Corp.: Mahwah, NJ), [Source: 1996 Encyc. Britannica Book of the Year]; pg. 646. Table: "Adherents of All Religions by Six Continental Areas, Mid-1995 "
Bahai Faith Oceania 77,000 0.27% - - 1996 The World Almanac & Book of Facts 1998 (K-111 Reference Corp.: Mahwah, NJ), [Source: 1997 Encyc. Britannica Book of the Year]; pg. 654. Table: "Adherents of All Religions by Six Continental Areas, Mid-1996 "
Bahai Faith Oceania 105,000 0.36% - - 1998 World Almanac and Book of Facts 2000. Mahwah, NJ: PRIMEDIA Reference Inc. (1999). [Source: 1999 Encyc. Britannica Book of the Year]; pg. 695. Table: "Adherents of All Religions by Six Continental Areas, Mid-1998 "
Bahai Faith Oceania 110,387 0.36% - - 2000 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani. Regions and total pop. figures from PRB (http://www.prb.org)
Bahai Faith Oman 5,500 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Oman 9,123 0.39% - - 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): 2,353,000
Bahai Faith Pakistan 55,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Pakistan 5,000 - - - 1998 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site; (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) SIZE OF GROUP: 5,000 Refugees.
Bahai Faith Pakistan 78,658 0.05% - - 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): 150,648,000
Bahai Faith Palau 120 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Palau - 1.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Bahai Faith Palau 150 0.79% - - 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): 19,000
Bahai Faith Palestine 1,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Palestine 1,102 0.04% - - 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): 3,101,000
Bahai Faith Panama 28,500 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Panama - 1.00% - - 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% "
Bahai Faith Panama - 1.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Bahai Faith Panama 35,318 1.24% - - 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): 2,857,000
Bahai Faith Papua New Guinea 27,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Papua New Guinea 36,000 1.00% - - 1991 *LINK* web site: "Ethnologue Database " (viewed circa Dec. 1998) "Population: 3,600,000 (1991 Honolulu Star-Bulletin)... Religion: Christian 94%, traditional religion 3%, cargo cult 2%, Baha'i 1% "
Bahai Faith Papua New Guinea - 1.00% - - 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% "
Bahai Faith Papua New Guinea - 0.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Bahai Faith Papua New Guinea 34,939 0.73% - - 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): 4,810,000
Bahai Faith Paraguay 6,800 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Paraguay 9,011 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): 5,505,000
Bahai Faith Peru 28,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Peru 36,463 0.13% - - 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): 27,136,000
Bahai Faith Philippines 170,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Philippines 229,522 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): 80,298,000
Bahai Faith Pitcairn Island 0 0.00% - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Pitcairn Island 0 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): 47
Bahai Faith Poland 450 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Poland - - - - 1992 Chalfant, H. Paul, et al. Religion in Contemporary Society (3rd Ed.); Itasca, Illinois: F.E. Peacock Publishers (1994); pg. 243-244. "In Poland he found (Maxwell, 1992:37) the following NRMs: 22 Zen Buddhist organizations; 13 Hindu orgs.; 2 Theosophical orgs; Hawaiian Kahuna, a magic movement; Ordo Lux, a Pagan occult movement; 2 esoteric Yoga groups; a Sikh group; a Bahai' group; a Rastafarian gorup. " [these are number of organizations, not necessarily be number of "units "]
Bahai Faith Poland 504 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): 38,648,000
Bahai Faith Portugal 1,800 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Portugal 1,845 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): 10,013,000
Bahai Faith Puerto Rico 2,200 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Puerto Rico 2,788 0.07% - - 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): 3,916,000
Bahai Faith Qatar 900 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Qatar 985 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): 591,000
Bahai Faith Reunion 5,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Reunion 5,927 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): 716,000
Bahai Faith Romania 1,700 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Romania 1,843 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): 22,432,000
Bahai Faith Russia 15,000 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Russia 16,586 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): 145,231,000
Bahai Faith Rwanda 12,500 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani
Bahai Faith Rwanda - - - - 1998 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 1 - Africa. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998); pg. 361. "In a few Rwandan cities such as the capital of Kigali, the Bah'i faith is gaining a foothold. "
Bahai Faith Rwanda 14,211 0.20% - - 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): 7,229,000
Bahai Faith Saint Helena 30 - - - 1990 Barrett, David B. World Christian Encyclopedia (2001) Data transcribed by Simeon Kohlman Rabbani


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