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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/
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Iglesia ni Cristo Philippines: Negros Occidental 28,967 1.19% - - 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 "
Nonreligious Philippines: Negros Occidental 7,303 0.30% - - 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 " [listed in table as "No Religion "]
Protestant Philippines: Negros Occidental 121,466 4.99% - - 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 "
Seventh-day Adventist Philippines: Negros Occidental 26,046 1.07% - - 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 "; [listed in table as "Adventist "]
unknown Philippines: Negros Occidental 4,868 0.20% - - 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 "; [Listed in table as "Not Stated "]
Aglipayan Church Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 5,593 5.86% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Assemblies of God Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 82 0.09% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Baptist Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 285 0.30% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Catholic Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 73,946 77.53% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Christianity - Born Again stated as religious preference Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 1,562 1.64% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "; [Those stating their religions preference as "Born Again Christians "]
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 84 0.09% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
El Shaddai Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 9 0.01% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Iglesia ni Cristo Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 7,543 7.91% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Islam Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 18 0.02% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Jehovah's Witnesses Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 646 0.68% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Methodist Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 530 0.56% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Protestant Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 3,813 4.00% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Seventh-day Adventist Philippines: Pampanga: Guagua 357 0.37% - - 1994 *LINK* web site: Census data for municipality of Guagua in province of Pampanga in Philippines "[Total] population: 95,374 as of September 1995 Census "; Table: "From April 1994 Census of Municipality of Guagua "
Aglipayan Church Philippines: Tarlac - 12.00% - - 1998 *LINK* web site: League of Provinces Provincial Profiles "PROVINCIAL PROFILE OF TARLAC " (viewed 1998) "Because of the province's role in the formulation of the Aglipayan Church, nearly 12% of the population are members. "
Seventh-day Adventist Pitcairn Island - 76.92% - - 1993 *LINK* web site: "Adventist Images "; web page: "Membership Density " (viewed 25 June 1999); "Copyright 1996 - Pacific Union Conference of Seventh Day Adventists " "Adventist Believers - High and Low Density "; Table: "Ratio of church membership to country population "; Ratio: 1:1.3
Seventh-day Adventist Pitcairn Island 54 100.00% - - 1997 *LINK* CIA World Factbook web site (viewed Aug. 1998) Total population: 54. Seventh-Day Adventist 100% (Pitcairn Island is dependent territory of the UK)
attendance - weekly Poland - 55.00% - - 1997 *LINK* web site: "The University of Michigan News and Information Services "; web page: "Study identifies worldwide rates of religiosity, church attendance " (viewed 17 April 1999). "News Release: December 10, 1997 " By Diane Swanbrow. Table: weekly church attendance in various nations. "Source: Based on latest avail. data from... World Values surveys. Results with an asterisk are from the 1990-1991 survey; all others are from 1995-1997 survey. "
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 "]
Baptist Union of Poland Poland 3,810 - 61
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 "
Baptist World Alliance Poland 3,810 0.01% 61
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 "; [BWA stats. in individual countries are sum of figures for member bodies of BWA in the countries.]; [County population figures for 1998 from United Nations data available here.]
Carpatho-Rusyns Poland 64,000 - - - 1999 *LINK* Unrepresented Nations & Peoples Organisation web site; web page: "Rusyn People " (Viewed 16 Aug. 1999). "The estimated number of Carpatho-Rusyns is 1.6 million worldwide... Outside of the Carpathian homeland, Rusyns live as immigrants in neighbouring countries - 8% in Slovakia, 4% in Poland and 4% in Serbia, Croatia, Romania, Czech Republic and Hungary. "
Catholic Poland - - - - 966 C.E. Otfinoski, Steven. Poland (series: Nations in Transition). New York: Facts on File, Inc. (1995), pg. 63. "Catholicism was first introduced in Poland in A.D. 966. Since then, the church has become an integral part of Polish society and culture and has been called the very soul of the Polish people. "
Catholic Poland - 90.00% - - 1984 Pfeiffer, Christine. Poland: Land of Freedom Fighters. Minneapolis, Minnesota: Dillon Press, Inc. (1984), pg. 38. "Today, nearly 90% of Poles are Catholics. "
Catholic Poland 31,350,000 95.00% - - 1986 Sandak, Cass R. Poland. New York: Franklin Watts (1986), pg. 1, 13. Pg. 1: "population of 33 million... "; pg. 13: "More than 95% of the people of Poland are Roman Catholics. This percentage is a higher proportion of the population than at any previous time in Polish history; in the past there have been large numbers of other non-Polish religious and ethnic groups, including Protestants, Eastern Orthodox, and Jews among the population. "
Catholic Poland 37,920,000 96.00% - - 1991 *LINK* Library of Congress Country Studies Est. 39.5 million [total pop.] (projected for 2000). About 96 percent of population Roman Catholic, according to 1991 survey; small numbers in various Protestant and Orthodox denominations and small Jewish population.
Catholic Poland - 95.00% - - 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% "
Catholic Poland 36,835,000 95.40% 9,514
units
- 1995 1998 Catholic Almanac: Our Sunday Visitor: USA (1997), pg. 333-367. Figures are as of Dec. 31, 1995. Number used for "congregations " is from number of Catholic parishes.
Catholic Poland - 95.00% - - 1995 Otfinoski, Steven. Poland (series: Nations in Transition). New York: Facts on File, Inc. (1995), pg. 61. "To say that Poland is a Catholic country is about as much of an understatement as saying the pope is Catholic... Roughly 95% of the population is Roman Catholic. The Polish people, particularly in the villages and rural areas, are among the most devoutly religious Catholics in the world. "
Catholic Poland 35,140,000 - - - 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.
Catholic Poland - 94.00% - - 1997 Burke, Patrick. Eastern Europe. Austin, Texas: Raintree Steck-Vaughn Publishers (1997), pg. 24. "Most East Europeans are Christians, and the majority are Roman Catholics (94% of all Poles, 68% of Hungarians and 60% of Slovaks). "
Catholic Poland 36,684,476 95.00% - - 1997 *LINK* CIA World Factbook web site (viewed Aug. 1998) Total population: 38,615,239. Roman Catholic 95% (about 75% practicing), Eastern Orthodox, Protestant, and other 5%
Catholic Poland 36,290,000 95.00% - - 1997 Shoemaker, M. Wesley. Russia, Eurasian States, and Eastern Europe 1997 (The World Today Series). Harpers Ferry, West Virginia: Stryker-Post Publications (1997), pg. 278. "Poland... Population: 38.2 million... Roman Catholic (95%; 75% practicing), Uniate, Greek Orthodox, Protestant and others (5%). "
Catholic Poland 34,650,000 90.00% - - 1998 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 4 - Europe. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 308. "Location: Poland; Population: 38.5 million "; "The Poles are a deeply religious people. Roman Catholicism is the religion of some 90% of Poles, and it exerts an important influence on many aspects of Polish life. "
Catholic Poland - 95.00% - - 1998 *LINK* web site: "Wholesome Words: Worldwide Missions " by Stephen Ross, "First Edition, 1998 "; [original sources: The World Book Encyclopedia, c1998.] Table: "Major Roman Catholic Countries of the World "
Catholic - attend weekly Poland 29,700,000 90.00% - - 1986 Sandak, Cass R. Poland. New York: Franklin Watts (1986), pg. 1, 13-14. Pg. 1: "population of 33 million... "; pg. 13: "Today the Church is a strong voice raised against the official atheism tht is the policy of the Communist government. No other Communist country has such a deeply ingrained religious faith: on any given Sunday, close to 90% of the Polish population goes to church. "
Catholic - churchgoers Poland - 80.00% - - 1977 Gascoigne, Bamber. The Christians; New York: William Morrow & Co. (1977), pg. 290. "In Poland, a Communist country, 80% of the population are church-going Roman Catholics. "
Catholic - nuns Poland 28,000 - - - 1998 Gall, Timothy L. (ed). Worldmark Encyclopedia of Culture & Daily Life: Vol. 4 - Europe. Cleveland, OH: Eastword Publications Development (1998), pg. 308. "Poland has 2,500 convents with 28,000 nuns, and over 500 monasteries. "
Catholic - practicing Poland 28,650,000 75.00% - - 1997 Shoemaker, M. Wesley. Russia, Eurasian States, and Eastern Europe 1997 (The World Today Series). Harpers Ferry, West Virginia: Stryker-Post Publications (1997), pg. 278. "Poland... Population: 38.2 million... Roman Catholic (95%; 75% practicing), Uniate, Greek Orthodox, Protestant and others (5%). "
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Poland 700 - 12
units
- 1995 Deseret News 1997-98 Church Almanac. Deseret News: Salt Lake City, UT (1996), pg. 188-408. "Year-end 1995: Est. population [of country]; Members, [number shown in '# of adherents' column to left] "
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Poland 900 - 8
units
- 1997 Deseret News 1999-2000 Church Almanac. Deseret News: Salt Lake City, UT (1998), pg. 267-410. Information from a variety of sources. Figures for year-end 1997.
Evangelical Poland 59,048 0.15% - - 1995 *LINK* web site: "SEND in North Central Europe " (SEND International, an Evangelical missionary org.); (Dec. 1998) "Population - Poland: 39,365,000; Czech Rep: 10,391,000; Slovakia: 5,334,000... Religion - Poland: Traditional Catholic; Czech Rep: Christian; Slovakia: Christian; Evangelical - Poland: .15%; Czech Rep and Slovakia: 1.5% "
Frankists Poland - - - - 1791 Jacobs, Louis. Oxford Concise Companion to the Jewish Religion. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press (1999), pg. 65. "Frankists: The followers of Jacob Frank (1726-91) in Podolia, south-east Poland, who formed themselves into a Shabbetean sect. Frank, a charismatic figure but also, by all accounts, something of a charlatan and bold adventurer, boasted of his ignorance of the Talmud, claiming that the true, higher Torah is found only in the Zohar; hence the name Zoharists by which the sect was known in the eighteenth century. The name Frankists was not given them until the early nineteenth century, after Frank's death. The Frankists conformed outwardly to the Halakhah, the legal side of Judaism, but in secret believed it essential to disobey the law. They even went so far as to indulge in orgies at which the sexual prohibitions of adultery and incest were cast aside. "
Hinduism 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 "]
Huna 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... " [these are number of organizations, not necessarily be number of "units "]; [ "Kahuna ", a modern reformulation of Hawaiian traditional religion, is more commonly known as Huna.]
Islam Poland 4,000 - - - 1997 Burke, Patrick. Eastern Europe. Austin, Texas: Raintree Steck-Vaughn Publishers (1997), pg. 25. Graphic: "Muslim Populations, 1992-95 "; Bulgaria: 1,140,000; Hungary: 3,000; Poland: 4,000; Romania: 55,000.
Islam Poland 2,000 0.00% - - 2000 K. F. Bin Mohd Noor. "Muslims Statistics... for Year 2000 " [orig. src: Barrett. World Christian Encyclopedia, 1982] Table
Jehovah's Witnesses Poland 124,955 0.32% 1,714
units
- 1997 *LINK* official organization web site Adherent/member count is for "1997 Peak Witnesses "; Memorial attendance (annual sacrament meeting) for same year: 246,485.
Jehovah's Witnesses Poland 126,635 0.33% 1,744
units
- 1998 *LINK* Jehovah's Witnesses official web site; section: "Statistics "; web page: "Worldwide Report " (viewed 16 April 1999). Table: "1998 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide "; This adherent/member count is for "1998 Peak Witnesses "
Jehovah's Witnesses - Memorial attendance Poland 246,485 0.64% 1,714
units
- 1997 *LINK* official organization web site From 1997 Statistics "Memorial attendance " column. Count of all who attend this once-a-year meeting, whether or not a "publisher " in full standing. Most would be considered adherents.
Jehovah's Witnesses - Memorial attendance Poland 233,060 0.60% - - 1998 *LINK* Jehovah's Witnesses official web site; section: "Statistics "; web page: "Worldwide Report " (viewed 16 April 1999). Table: "1998 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide "; "Memorial attendance " column indicates attendance at yearly communion meeting.
Judaism Poland 500,000 - - - 1625 Feldman, Egal. Dual Destinies: The Jewish Encounter with Protestant America; Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press (1990), pg. 1. "One-half million [Jews] inhabited the Kingdom of Poland in the early seventeenth century. "
Judaism Poland 500,000 - - - 1647 Bermant, Chaim. The Jews. New York: NY Times Books (1977), pg. 12. "Thus when, in 1648, the Ukrainians under Chmielnicki rose against Polish dominion the Jews were to bear the main brunt of their fury. Within eighteen months over one hundred thousand Jews--about a fifth of Polish Jewry--perished. It was the greatest calamity Jews were to experience until the rise of Hitler. "
Judaism Poland 3,275,000 10.50% - - 1937 Gilbert, Martin (ed.) The Illustrated Atlas of Jewish Civilization: 4,000 Years of Jewish History. New York: Macmillan Publishing Co. (1990), pg. 161. Map: "European Jewry on the Eve of the Holocaust 1937-41 "; "Figures show Jewish populations in 1937 and percentage of total population. "
Judaism Poland 3,000,000 - - - 1937 Gilbert, Martin (ed.) The Illustrated Atlas of Jewish Civilization: 4,000 Years of Jewish History. New York: Macmillan Publishing Co. (1990), pg. 220. "In Poland, where 3 million Jews had resided before the war... "
Judaism Poland 3,350,000 - - - 1938 Hopfe, Lews M. Religions of the World, Macmillan Publishing Co.: New York (1983) [3rd edition], pg. 354. "The usual number [of Jews killed during the Nazi years] is six million. In Poland alone, prior to World War II the Jewish population was 3,350,000. In 1945 there remained only 50,000. "
Judaism Poland 3,000,000 - - - 1939 Burke, Patrick. Eastern Europe. Austin, Texas: Raintree Steck-Vaughn Publishers (1997), pg. 18. "More than 3 million Jews lived in Poland before World War II. Almost all were killed in the Holocaust. "
Judaism Poland 3,500,000 10.00% - - 1939 Otfinoski, Steven. Poland (series: Nations in Transition). New York: Facts on File, Inc. (1995), pg. 65. "Jews once made up 10 percent of the population of Poland, numbering 3.5 million. They included well-to-do peasants, artisans, and merchangs, who could be found in every Polish city and town. The vast majority of Poland's Jews were killed in the Holocaust. Many others emigrated to escape extermination in the death camps. "
Judaism Poland 3,000,000 - - - 1939 Pastva, Loretta. Great Religions of the World; Winona, Minnesota: Saint Mary's Press, Christian Brothers Publications (1995) [9th printing. 1st printing in 1986], pg. 166. "The usual estimate of the number of Jews killed during the Nazi years is 6 million, that is, one-third of the entire Jewish population of the world. In Poland alone, only 50,000 Jews remained of a prewar population of over 3 million. "
Judaism Poland - 10.00% - - 1939 Pfeiffer, Christine. Poland: Land of Freedom Fighters. Minneapolis, Minnesota: Dillon Press, Inc. (1984), pg. 37. "Before World War II, nearly 10 percent of Poland's citizens were Jews. "
Judaism Poland - - - - 1943 Kelly, Eric P. (revised by Dragos D. Kostich). The Land and People of Poland (series: Portraits of the Nations). Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co. (1972, revised edition), pg. 112. "Over 50,000 Polish Jews had been herded by the Germans into the Warsaw ghetto, an old section of the city which was then surrounded by a wall. There they awaited transportation to the death camps. In April 1943, the people of the Warsaw ghetto rose in rebellion... "
Judaism Poland 50,000 - - - 1945 Gilbert, Martin (ed.) The Illustrated Atlas of Jewish Civilization: 4,000 Years of Jewish History. New York: Macmillan Publishing Co. (1990), pg. 220. "In Poland, where 3 million Jews had resided before the war, only 50,000 survived the Holocaust... "
Judaism Poland 50,000 - - - 1945 Hopfe, Lews M. Religions of the World, Macmillan Publishing Co.: New York (1983) [3rd edition], pg. 354. "The usual number [of Jews killed during the Nazi years] is six million. In Poland alone, prior to World War II the Jewish population was 3,350,000. In 1945 there remained only 50,000. "
Judaism Poland 50,000 - - - 1946 Pastva, Loretta. Great Religions of the World; Winona, Minnesota: Saint Mary's Press, Christian Brothers Publications (1995) [9th printing. 1st printing in 1986], pg. 166. "The usual estimate of the number of Jews killed during the Nazi years is 6 million, that is, one-third of the entire Jewish population of the world. In Poland alone, only 50,000 Jews remained of a prewar population of over 3 million. "
Judaism Poland 6,000 - - - 1990 Gilbert, Martin (ed.) The Illustrated Atlas of Jewish Civilization: 4,000 Years of Jewish History. New York: Macmillan Publishing Co. (1990), pg. 220. "In Poland... only 50,000 [Jews] survived the Holocaust, the majority of whom left after the post-war manifestations of anti-Semitism. Those who remained--fewer than 6,000--resumed their religious life... "
Judaism Poland 5,000 - - - 1995 Otfinoski, Steven. Poland (series: Nations in Transition). New York: Facts on File, Inc. (1995), pg. 65. "Today, there are only 5,000 Jews left in Poland. "
Judaism Poland 8,000 - - - 1998 *LINK* Jewish Communities of the World web site (1998) Table: World Jewry. "collected our data from from demographic and other academic studies, community reports, and up-dates in the general media... consulted with experts to verify findings before reaching our assessments and estimates. "
Karaites Poland 1,200 - - - 1939 Ross, Dan. Acts of Faith: A Journey to the Fringes of Jewish Identity. New York: St. Martin's Press (1982), pg. 120. "At the start of the war {WWII] only 18 Karaites lived in Germany, 250 in France, 1,200 in Poland (including Lithuania), and nine to ten thousand in the Soviet Union... "
Minor Reformed Church Poland - - - - 1580 C.E. Crim, Keith (ed.). The Perennial Dictionary of World Religions. San Francisco: Harper Collins (1989). Reprint; originally published as Abingdon Dictionary of Living Religions, 1981; pg. 697. "...Faustus (1539-1604)... settled in Poland. There he exerted a decisive influence on the already anti-Trinitarian Minor Reformed Church, which for a time bid for religious dominance in Poland. "
Moravian Church Poland - - 40
units
- 1600 Mead, Frank S. (revised by Samuel S. Hill), Handbook of Denominations in the United States (9th Ed.), Abingdon Press: Nashville, Tenn. (1990), pg. 168. "By the middle of the sixteenth century there were about 60 congregations in Bohemia, between 80 and 90 in Moravia, and, somewhat later, 40 in Poland. "
Nonreligious Poland 2,650,000 - - - 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.


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