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Group Where Number
of
Adherents
% of
total
pop.
Number
of
congreg./
churches/
units
Number
of
countries
Year Source Quote/
Notes
Mennonite World Conference Philippines 1,576 - - - 1997 *LINK* Mennonite World Conference web site; page: "Mennonite and Brethren in Christ World Membership Totals " (viewed 8 Aug. 1999). Table: "Mennonite and Brethren in Christ World Membership Totals "; "based on the most recent data available... from 1996 or 1997... statistics indicate baptized members "; Dif. religious bodies: 2.
Methodist Philippines 100,000 - - - 1979 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: OPERATION WORLD (orig. source: 1979) by P. J. Johnstone); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Methodists 100,000; All Baptists 80,000; All Pentecostals 150,000; Alliance Church (CMA) 30,000; Assoc. of Bible Churches (OMF, FECC) 10,000.
Methodist Philippines - - - - 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. 478. "Unions with other denominations have resulted in the statistical disappearance of some churches as solely Methodist, even though characteristic emphasis in theology, worship, and mission continue within united churches... Methodists in Japan and the Philippines joined larger unions in 1941. However, large numbers of Methodists in... the Philippines remain outside the unions. "
Methodist Philippines - - - - 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. 478. "[Methodist] Churches having more than 20,000 members are found in... New Zealand; Germany, Ireland; Jamaica, Mexico, and Brazil. "
Mindanao Baptist Convention of Southern Baptist Churches Philippines 52,166 - 889
units
- 1998 *LINK* Baptist World Alliance web site; page: "BWA Statistics " (viewed 31 March 1999). "Figures are for BWA affiliated conventions/unions only (no independents included). "; Table with 3 columns: Country, "Churches ", & "Members "; "1997/1998 Totals "
Negrito Philippines 23,000 - - - 1975 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 3 - Asia & Oceania. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 561-562. "Negrito: Location: Philippines (Luzon); Population: 23,000 (1975); Language: Dialect of Sambal; Religion: Spirit beliefs "; "According to 1975 figures, 23,000 Negritos lived in the Philippines. "
other Philippines 1,560,000 3.00% - - 1987 Bjener, Tamiko; Rhoda Sherwood, et al. Philippines (series: Children of the World). Milwaukee: Gareth Stevens Publishing (1987), pg. 51, 53. "About 83% of the people are Catholic, 9% Protestant, 5% Muslim, and 3% other religions. "; Pg. 51: "...Philippines' population of 52 million... "
other Philippines 1,500,000 - - - 1996 1997 Britannica Book of the Year. Pg. 781-783. Table; "other " = NOT Roman Catholic, Protestant, Islam, Aglipayan, Church of Christ (Iglesia ni Cristo)
other Philippines 4,620,000 7.00% - - 1997 Leibo, Steven A. East, Southeast Asia, and the Western Pacific 1997 (The World Today Series). Harpers Ferry, West Virginia: Stryker-Post Publications (1997), pg. 136. Estimates of % of population in principal religions, & est. 1997 total pop.; "Principal Religions: Christianity, predominantly Roman Catholic (about 91.5%), Islam (about 2.5%), animist and other (about 7%). "
Pentecostal Philippines 150,000 - - - 1979 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: OPERATION WORLD (orig. source: 1979) by P. J. Johnstone); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Methodists 100,000; All Baptists 80,000; All Pentecostals 150,000; Alliance Church (CMA) 30,000; Assoc. of Bible Churches (OMF, FECC) 10,000.
primal-indigenous Philippines 1,980,000 3.00% - - 1998 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 3 - Asia & Oceania. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 203, 206. " Location: Philippines; Population: 66 million "; Pg. 206: "The 3% of Filipinos classified as 'tribal' highlanders still follow ancestral animist traditions to varying degrees. "
primal-indigenous Philippines - 0.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "; listed in table as "animism "
Protestant Philippines 1,500,000 5.00% - - 1979 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: OPERATION WORLD (orig. source: 1979) by P. J. Johnstone); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total population: 45,000,000. Protestants 5% Community 1,500,000. Denominations 70. Evangelicals 3%. Growth of Protestants -- very small overall until 1970s.
Protestant Philippines 4,680,000 9.00% - - 1987 Bjener, Tamiko; Rhoda Sherwood, et al. Philippines (series: Children of the World). Milwaukee: Gareth Stevens Publishing (1987), pg. 51, 53. "About 83% of the people are Catholic, 9% Protestant, 5% Muslim, and 3% other religions. "; Pg. 51: "...Philippines' population of 52 million... "
Protestant Philippines 5,950,530 9.00% - - 1990 *LINK* Library of Congress Country Studies 66,117,284 [total pop.] (1990).
Protestant Philippines - 10.00% - - 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 Philippines 3,900,000 - - - 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 Philippines 6,849,321 9.00% - - 1997 *LINK* CIA World Factbook web site (viewed Aug. 1998) Total population: 76,103,564. Roman Catholic 83%, Protestant 9%, Muslim 5%, Buddhist and other 3%
Protestant Philippines 1,320,000 2.00% - - 1998 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 3 - Asia & Oceania. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 203, 206. " Location: Philippines; Population: 66 million "; Pg. 206: "...various Protestant sects, such as baptist or Methodist, which now count about 2% of the population among their followers. " [This figure does NOT include 1.3% in Iglesia ni Kristo or 3.9% in Aglipayan Church.]
Protestant Philippines - 7.50% - - 1998 *LINK* Nazarene web site: Nazarene World Mission Society; (major source: Johnstone's Operation World) Table "Religions "
Seventh-day Adventist Philippines 114,000 - - - 1979 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: OPERATION WORLD (orig. source: 1979) by P. J. Johnstone); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total population: 45,000,000. Syncretic Sects 3% -- over 200. Largest: the aggressive Iglesia ni Cristo with over 500,000 adherents. SDAs also strong and growing (114,000 adherents).
Sikhism Philippines - - 1
unit
- 1993 O'Brien, J. & M. Palmer. The State of Religion Atlas. Simon & Schuster: New York (1993). Pg 30-31. Map: Number of Sikh gurdwaras ( "a gurdwara is both a place of worship and community centre ")
SIM International - missionaries Philippines 6 - - - 1999 *LINK* "Asia " in SIM NOW, Feb. 1999 (vol. #85); (viewed online 6 July 1999); SIM International web site. "SIM began work here in 1984 and now has four missionaries serving in Manila and two in Mindanao, working among the nearly four million Muslims of the Philippines. "
Social Brethren Philippines - - 3
units
- 1990 Mead, Frank S. (revised by Samuel S. Hill), Handbook of Denominations in the United States (9th Ed.), Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn. (1990), pg. 225. "Recently two churches and a mission were organized in the Philippines. "
Social Brethren Philippines - - 3
units
- 1993 Mead, Frank S. (revised by Samuel S. Hill), Handbook of Denominations in the United States (10th Ed.), Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn. (1995). recently opened 2 churches and a mission in Philipines
syncretistic Philippines - 3.00% - - 1979 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: OPERATION WORLD (orig. source: 1979) by P. J. Johnstone); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) Total population: 45,000,000. Syncretic Sects 3% -- over 200. Largest: the aggressive Iglesia ni Cristo with over 500,000 adherents. SDAs also strong and growing (114,000 adherents).
T'boli Philippines 60,000 - - - 1978 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 3 - Asia & Oceania. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 754. "T'boli: Alternate Names: Tagabili; TauSebu; Location: Philippines; Population: Over 60,000 (1978); Language: T'boli; Religion: Indigenous beliefs "
Tagbanua Philippines 14,000 - - - 1985 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 3 - Asia & Oceania. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 729. "Tagbanua: Location: Philippines; Population: 14,000 (1980s); Religion: Indigenous beliefs; some Catholicism and Protestantism "
Tasaday Philippines - - - - 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. 709. "While their numbers are small, the religions of such groups as... the recently 'discovered' Tasaday of Mindanao in the Philippines... reflect, at least in part, an adaptation to a hunting-and-gathering mode of existence. "
Tenrikyo Philippines - - 5
units
- 1998 *LINK* official Tenrikyo web site; page: "A Statistical Review of Tenrikyo: 1 of 2 " (viewed 10 Dec. 1999) Table: "A Statistical Review of Tenrikyo 1998 ". Church-supplied data. 1 mission centers; 4 mission stations
Tenrikyo - graduated from Shuyoka Philippines 2 - - - 1998 *LINK* official Tenrikyo web site; page: "A Statistical Review of Tenrikyo: 2 of 2 " (viewed 10 Dec. 1999) Table: "Statistics on followers who... graduated from Shuyoka... between Jan. and Dec. 1998. "; "Data by Research Section and Overseas Mission Department "
Tenrikyo - new Besseki Pledge Philippines 7 - - - 1998 *LINK* official Tenrikyo web site; page: "A Statistical Review of Tenrikyo: 2 of 2 " (viewed 10 Dec. 1999) Table: "Statistics on followers who took the Besseki Pledge... between Jan. and Dec. 1998. "; "Data by Research Section and Overseas Mission Department "
Tenrikyo - received the Sazuke Philippines 8 - - - 1998 *LINK* official Tenrikyo web site; page: "A Statistical Review of Tenrikyo: 2 of 2 " (viewed 10 Dec. 1999) Table: "Statistics on followers who... received the Sazuke... between Jan. and Dec. 1998. "; "Data by Research Section and Overseas Mission Department "
True Jesus Church Philippines - - 3
units
- 2005 *LINK* official organization website; webpage: "Find a Church " database-based church locator (viewed 14 April 2005) 3 congreg. listed: Manila Church (#10 Scout Chuatuco Street Corner Quezon Avenue, Roxas District, Quezon City, Manila); Mansilingan Church (Mansilingan, Bacolod City 6001); Pagadian Church (Bag-Ong Silang, Balangasan, Pagadian City)
Unitarian/Unitarian Universalist Philippines 1,000 - - - 1998 *LINK* directory on offical church web site CONGREGATIONS: 5 churches and 10 fellowships; MEMBERS: 400 to 1000
United Church of Christ in the Philippines Philippines 150,000 - - - 1979 *LINK* Nance Profiles web site (orig. source: OPERATION WORLD (orig. source: 1979) by P. J. Johnstone); (viewed Aug. 1998; now restricted.) "United Church (Presbyterian, Congregational, United Brethren, etc.) 150,000 membership " [I believe what is being referred to here is known by the full name: United Church of Christ in the Philippines]
Universal Church of the Kingdom of God Philippines - - 7
units
- 1995 *LINK* Nascimento, Elma Lia. "Praise the Lord and pass the catch-up ", "news from Brazil, November 1995; dateline: Brazzil ". (viewed 30 July 1999, web site: RickRoss.com) "The [Igreja Universal] church seems unstoppable. There are plans to start a mission in Russia and to conquer the whole of Asia since Japan has already a temple, and the Philippines seven. "
Yahweh's New Covenant Assembly Philippines - - 2
units
- 1999 *LINK* official organization web site; web page: "Local Assemblies " (directory). (Viewed 28 June 1999) Branches listed on directory: "Philippines: Contact: YNCA, PO Box 1081, QC Central PO, 1150 Quezon City, Philippines; Contact: YNCA, PO Box 81031, 800 Davao City, Philippines "
miscellaneous regional info Philippines - - - - 1998 *LINK* web site: "Philippines1 " (1998); web page: "Life & Living/Basic Facts " "Population: 68.2 million... Religion: Predominantly Roman Catholic (85% of the pop.). About 5% are Muslim, concentrated principally in western Mindanao, Palawan & Sulu archipelago. There are a number of non-Catholic Christian sects, incl. Aglipayan, & various Protestant & fundamentalist groups. Within the Chinese community, there are also Buddhists & Taoists. "
Catholic Philippines: Camarines Sur: Buhi 59,093 97.20% - - 1995 *LINK* web site: "MICRO-PROFILE OF BUHI Home of Sinarapan, the World's smallest Edible Fish " (1998) "1995 national census... Buhi is a community of Catholics with a number of 59,093 (97.20%) professing majority of the total pop... Iglesia ni Kristo ranks 2nd [with] 554 (0.91%), Jehovah's Witnesses rank next with 170 members(0.28%), Protestants 128 (0.21%). "
Iglesia ni Cristo Philippines: Camarines Sur: Buhi 554 0.91% - - 1995 *LINK* web site: "MICRO-PROFILE OF BUHI Home of Sinarapan, the World's smallest Edible Fish " (1998) "1995 national census... Buhi is a community of Catholics with a number of 59,093 (97.20%) professing majority of the total pop... Iglesia ni Kristo ranks 2nd [with] 554 (0.91%), Jehovah's Witnesses rank next with 170 members(0.28%), Protestants 128 (0.21%). "
Jehovah's Witnesses Philippines: Camarines Sur: Buhi 170 0.28% - - 1995 *LINK* web site: "MICRO-PROFILE OF BUHI Home of Sinarapan, the World's smallest Edible Fish " (1998) "1995 national census... Buhi is a community of Catholics with a number of 59,093 (97.20%) professing majority of the total pop... Iglesia ni Kristo ranks 2nd [with] 554 (0.91%), Jehovah's Witnesses rank next with 170 members(0.28%), Protestants 128 (0.21%). "
Protestant Philippines: Camarines Sur: Buhi 128 0.21% - - 1995 *LINK* web site: "MICRO-PROFILE OF BUHI Home of Sinarapan, the World's smallest Edible Fish " (1998) "1995 national census... Buhi is a community of Catholics with a number of 59,093 (97.20%) professing majority of the total pop... Iglesia ni Kristo ranks 2nd [with] 554 (0.91%), Jehovah's Witnesses rank next with 170 members(0.28%), Protestants 128 (0.21%). "
Christianity Philippines: Iligan City - 93.61% - - 1998 *LINK* web site: "Iligan City, Philippines: General Information " (1998) "Religion : Christian 93.61%; Others 6.39% "
non-Christian Philippines: Iligan City - 6.39% - - 1998 *LINK* web site: "Iligan City, Philippines: General Information " (1998) "Religion : Christian 93.61%; Others 6.39% "
other Philippines: Iligan City - 6.39% - - 1998 *LINK* web site: "Iligan City, Philippines: General Information " (1998) "Religion : Christian 93.61%; Others 6.39% "
Aglipayan Church Philippines: Ilocos Norte 161,351 34.95% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Assemblies of God Philippines: Ilocos Norte 277 0.06% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Baptist - other Philippines: Ilocos Norte 1,523 0.33% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]; [ "Bible - other " is Baptists OTHER than in the "Baptist Conference of the Philippines " and "Bible Baptist " groups]
Baptist Conference of the Philippines Philippines: Ilocos Norte 92 0.02% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Bible Baptist Philippines: Ilocos Norte 46 0.01% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Catholic Philippines: Ilocos Norte 240,756 52.15% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Christianity - Born Again stated as religious preference Philippines: Ilocos Norte 877 0.19% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]; [Those stating their religions preference as "Born Again Christians "]
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Philippines: Ilocos Norte 1,431 0.31% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Evangelical - other Philippines: Ilocos Norte 185 0.04% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Iglesia ni Cristo Philippines: Ilocos Norte 19,113 4.14% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel Philippines: Ilocos Norte 1,016 0.22% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Islam Philippines: Ilocos Norte 369 0.08% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Jehovah's Witnesses Philippines: Ilocos Norte 3,001 0.65% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Lutheran Philippines: Ilocos Norte 138 0.03% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]; [this entry: listed in able as "Lutheran Church "]
Methodist - other Philippines: Ilocos Norte 92 0.02% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]; [ "Methodist - other ": I see no other listing for Methodist in this table, but maybe one of the missionary societies is Methodist-affiliated.]
other Philippines: Ilocos Norte 6,094 1.32% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]; [ "other " here is those not in following groups: Roman Catholic, Aglipayan, Islam, Iglesia ni Kristo, United Church of Christ in the Philippines, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints, Jehovah's Witnesses, Philippines Benevolent Missionaries Association, Seventh-day Adventist, Born Again, Baptist Conference of the Philippines, Bible Baptist, Baptist - other, Lutheran Church, Methodist - other, Assemblies of God, International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, Salvation Army, Evangelical - other, Protestant - other, Not Stated]
Philippines Benevolent Missionaries Association Philippines: Ilocos Norte 415 0.09% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Protestant - other Philippines: Ilocos Norte 11,080 2.40% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]; [ "Protestant - other " is Protestants NOT listed elsewhere in this table in the following groups: Iglesia ni Kristo, United Church of Christ in the Philippines, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints, Jehovah's Witnesses, Philippines Benevolent Missionaries Association, Seventh-day Adventist, Born Again, Baptist Conference of the Philippines, Bible Baptist, Baptist - other, Lutheran Church, Methodist - other, Assemblies of God, International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, Salvation Army, Evangelical - other]
Salvation Army Philippines: Ilocos Norte 92 0.02% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
Seventh-day Adventist Philippines: Ilocos Norte 1,431 0.31% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
United Church of Christ in the Philippines Philippines: Ilocos Norte 11,357 2.46% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]
unknown Philippines: Ilocos Norte 923 0.20% - - 1990 *LINK* web site: "Province of Ilocos Norte Home Page " "Table 3: HOUSEHOLD POPULATION BY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ILOCOS NORTE 1990 "; "Ilocos Norte had a pop. of 461,661 in 1990 " [table lists # of households & percentage. Adherent numbers here are based on % of total pop.]; [listed in table as "Not Stated "]
Catholic Philippines: Ilocos Sur - 85.20% - - 1998 *LINK* web page: "THE PROVINCE OF ILOCOS SUR HISTORICAL BACKGROUND " (1998) "Christianity is widely spread in the province. Roman Catholicism is the prevailing religion (85.2%). Approximately, 14.05% of the population profess to either Protestantism, Buddhism, Iglesia ni Cristo or Aglipayan, while .75 % do not believe in any religion at all. "
Nonreligious Philippines: Ilocos Sur - 0.75% - - 1998 *LINK* web page: "THE PROVINCE OF ILOCOS SUR HISTORICAL BACKGROUND " (1998) "Christianity is widely spread in the province. Roman Catholicism is the prevailing religion (85.2%). Approximately, 14.05% of the population profess to either Protestantism, Buddhism, Iglesia ni Cristo or Aglipayan, while .75 % do not believe in any religion at all. "
Islam Philippines: Mindanao 2,000,000 - - - 1969 Hutchinson, John A. Paths of Faith; New York: McGraw-Hill (1969), pg. 476-478. "Today the Muslim population of China is variously estimated at from 50 million to 70 million, while another 75 million are to be found in Indonesia, and between 1 million and 2 million in Mindanao of the Philippines. "
Hanuno'o Philippines: Mindoro 6,000 1.82% - - 1975 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 3 - Asia & Oceania. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 482-483. "Mangyan (Hanuno'o group): Location: Philippines (island of Mindoro); Population: 6,000 (1970s); Language: Hanuno'o; Religion: Native spirit beliefs "; "The Hanuno'o are the best known of the various groups called 'Mangyan' living in the interior of the island of Mindoro. "; Pg. 483: The Hanuno'o live inland from the southernmost tip of Mindoro. In the 1970s, the Hanuno'o numbered 6,000 out of a total of 20-30,000 Mangyan (already a minority on an island inhabited by 300,000 Tagalog and Visayan settlers)... The Hanuno'o recognize certain named deities of creation, but their play only a minor role in everyday life. Ordinarily, more significant to them are nature spirits living in mountains, rocks... "
Manuvu' Philippines: Mindoro 30,000 - - - 1998 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 3 - Asia & Oceania. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 486. "Manuvu' (upland Bagobo): Location: Philippines (island of Mindoro); Population: About 30,000 (1970s); Language: Manuvu'/Bagobo; Religion: Indigenous beliefs "; "The Manuvu' are one of the many Mindanao groups to whom Visayans, Spanish, and Moros apply the name Bagobo (anthropologists specify the Manuvu' as the 'Upland Bagobo'). "; Pg. 487: "According to Manuvu' belief, there are two parallel universes, one good and the other bad, each divided into a skyworld, an earthworld, and an underworld. While the bad universe is only vaguely delineated, the good universe's skyworld consists of nine layers, at the topmost of which resides Manama, the supreme deity... "
Aglipayan Church Philippines: Negros Occidental 129,012 5.30% - - 1995 *LINK* web site: "Republic of the Philippines: Province of Negros Occidental " (viewed 1998); web page: "Negros Occidental: Religious Sects "; [original sources: NSO, Bacolod] Table: "Type of Religion: Negros Occidental, 1995 "
Catholic Philippines: Negros Occidental 2,116,524 86.95% - - 1995 *LINK* web site: "Republic of the Philippines: Province of Negros Occidental " (1998); web page: "Negros Occidental: Religious Sects "; [original sources: NSO, Bacolod] Table: "Type of Religion: Negros Occidental, 1995 "


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