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African Traditional Religion Africa 120,000,000 - - - 1971 Crim, Keith (ed.). The Perennial Dictionary of World Religions. San Francisco: Harper Collins (1989). Reprint; originally pub. as Abingdon Dictionary of Living Religions, 1981; pg. 11. "It has been estimated that in 1971 there were in Africa about 75 million Christians, 140 million Muslims, and 120 million adherents of traditional religions. "
African Traditional Religion Africa 63,870,900 - - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [Sum]
African Traditional Religion Africa - - - - 1981 Crim, Keith (ed.). The Perennial Dictionary of World Religions. San Francisco: Harper Collins (1989). Reprint; originally pub. as Abingdon Dictionary of Living Religions, 1981; pg. 5. "African Traditional Religion. Those sub-Saharan African religions which do not clearly belong to the major world religions may be termed traditional religions. They are diffused throughout their societies, and their personnel, cults, and values are hard to separate from general social institutions. Consequently there is hardly any distinction between sacred and profane dimensions of life. "
African Traditional Religion Africa 224,000,000 50.00% - - 1983 Hopfe, Lews M. Religions of the World, Macmillan Publishing Co.: New York (1983) [3rd edition]; pg. 58-59. "Today approximately one-half of the African population is estimated to adhere to non-native religions... of a total population of 448 million... "
African Traditional Religion Africa 63,000,000 12.00% - - 1984 Mbiti, John S. Introduction to African Religion (Second Edition), Heinemann Educational Books: Portsmouth, New Hampshire (1991); pg. 34. "63 million (pure) followers of African Religion... It should be remembered that the majority of those counted as Christians, and many Muslims, still stuck to some of their African religious ideas and practices. " many millions follow more than 1 religion
African Traditional Religion Africa - 40.00% - - 1984 Shorter, Aylward. "African Religions " in Hinnells, John R. (ed). A Handbook of Living Religions, Penguin Books: New York (1991) [reprint; 1st published in 1984]; pg. 436. "It has been estimated that between 30 & 40 % of the population of contemporary Africa still practise traditional African religion. If Christians and Muslims who still.. occasionally [practice] are included, percentage might reach 70% "
African Traditional Religion Africa - - - - 1994 *LINK* Hexham, Irving. Concise Dictionary of Religion. Carol Stream, USA: InterVarsity Press (1994). (v. online 6 Oct. 1999) "AFRICAN TRADITIONAL RELIGIONS: the RELIGIONS of African peoples have developed within various African CULTURES without being influenced by major world religions such as CHRISTIANITY, HINDUISM or ISLAM... The main religious divisions in Africa follow geographic lines and are North Africa, West Africa, Central Africa, East Africa and South Africa. In many ways East and Southern African Traditional Religions, which lack professional Priests, share common elements which make them quite distinct from West and North African religions, where professional Priests play an important role in traditional religious practices. "
African Traditional Religion Africa 72,400,000 8.90% - - 2000 Mbiti, John S. Introduction to African Religion (Second Edition), Heinemann Educational Books: Portsmouth, New Hampshire (1991); pg. 34. "63 million (pure) followers of African Religion... It should be remembered that the majority of those counted as Christians, and many Muslims, still stuck to some of their African religious ideas and practices. " many millions follow more than 1 religion
African Traditional Religion Africa 72,350,968 - - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [Projection. Sum of figures from calculated for each country individually.]
African Traditional Religion Angola 2,953,000 99.40% - - 1900 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Angola 1,100,250 19.40% - - 1970 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Angola 881,920 13.90% - - 1975 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Angola 683,500 9.50% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Angola 683,500 9.50% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Angola 2,870,000 35.00% - - 1988 *LINK* Library of Congress Country Studies 1988 total pop. 8.2 million. About 46% of population under age fifteen in 1986. Christians (Roman Catholics and various Protestant denominations) estimated at between 65 and 88% of pop. in 1988; remainder practiced traditional African religions.
African Traditional Religion Angola 252,400 2.00% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "; Projection, made circa 1982.
African Traditional Religion Angola 252,400 2.00% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [Projection.]
African Traditional Religion Benin 569,200 91.80% - - 1900 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Benin 1,790,000 66.60% - - 1970 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Benin 1,969,400 64.10% - - 1975 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Benin 2,170,000 61.40% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Benin 2,170,000 61.40% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Benin 2,170,000 51.40% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "; Projection, made circa 1982.
African Traditional Religion Benin 3,043,200 51.40% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [Projection.]
African Traditional Religion Botswana 102,900 85.70% - - 1900 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Botswana 347,200 56.30% - - 1970 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Botswana 362,560 52.50% - - 1975 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Botswana 390,910 49.20% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Botswana 390,910 49.20% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Botswana - 60.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site; (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total Population: 750,000. African Traditionals 60%.
African Traditional Religion Botswana 390,910 34.40% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "; Projection, made circa 1982.
African Traditional Religion Botswana 491,500 34.40% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [Projection.]
African Traditional Religion Brazil 30,000,000 - - - 1968 *LINK* web page: "African Religion syncretism " (viewed 1 March 1999) Mainly Umbanda
African Traditional Religion Burkina Faso 1,260,000 90.00% - - 1900 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burkina Faso 2,984,300 55.40% - - 1970 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burkina Faso 3,020,520 50.10% - - 1975 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burkina Faso 3,032,900 44.80% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burkina Faso 3,032,900 44.80% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burkina Faso 3,032,900 27.30% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "; Projection, made circa 1982.
African Traditional Religion Burkina Faso 2,991,000 27.30% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [Projection.]
African Traditional Religion Burundi 1,007,900 99.80% - - 1900 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burundi 839,400 25.10% - - 1970 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burundi 716,900 19.00% - - 1975 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burundi 580,400 13.50% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burundi 580,400 13.50% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Burundi 580,400 3.50% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "; Projection, made circa 1982.
African Traditional Religion Burundi 252,000 3.50% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [Projection.]
African Traditional Religion Cameroon 2,479,500 94.60% - - 1900 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Cameroon 1,864,000 31.90% - - 1970 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Cameroon 1,688,700 26.40% - - 1975 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Cameroon 1,530,900 21.60% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Cameroon 1,530,900 21.60% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Cameroon - 30.00% - - 1998 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site; (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total Pop.: 6,500,000. African traditionals 30%.
African Traditional Religion Cameroon 1,530,900 10.60% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "; Projection, made circa 1982.
African Traditional Religion Cameroon 1,229,800 10.60% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [Projection.]
African Traditional Religion Central Africa 766,950 99.60% - - 1900 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [ "Central Africa " is listed separately from "Central African Republic " in this table.]
African Traditional Religion Central Africa 327,300 20.30% - - 1970 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [ "Central Africa " is listed separately from "Central African Republic " in this table.]
African Traditional Religion Central Africa 286,800 16.00% - - 1975 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [ "Central Africa " is listed separately from "Central African Republic " in this table.]
African Traditional Religion Central Africa 240,000 12.00% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "
African Traditional Religion Central Africa 169,400 5.00% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [Projection.]
African Traditional Religion Central African Republic - 7.00% - - 1979 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: STL Publications, P. O. Box 48, Bromley, Kent, England 1979); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total Population: 2,370,000. African Traditionals 7%.
African Traditional Religion Central African Republic 240,000 12.00% - - 1980 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa " [ "Central Africa " is listed separately from "Central African Republic " in this table.]
African Traditional Religion Central African Republic 802,092 24.00% - - 1997 *LINK* CIA World Factbook web site (viewed Aug. 1998) indigenous beliefs 24%, Protestant 25%, Roman Catholic 25%, Muslim 15%, other 11% note: animistic beliefs and practices strongly influence the Christian majority; Total population: 3,342,051.
African Traditional Religion Central African Republic 240,000 5.00% - - 2000 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR in African Nations "; (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "; Projection, made circa 1982. [ "Central Africa " is listed separately from "Central African Republic " in this table.]
African Traditional Religion Chad 1,088,000 64.00% - - 1900 *LINK* web page: "Geographical Distribution of Followers of ATR... " (viewed 8 Nov 2001); Arranged by Chidi Denis Isizoh from the entries made in: Barret, D.B. World Christian Encylopedia. Nairobi (1982). Table: "Geographical Distribution of Adherents of African Traditional Religion in the Continent of Africa "


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