India: Percent Christian

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Christians as percent of the total population

 Latest value 3.3
 Year 2013
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2013
 Average 2.8
 Min - Max 2.4 - 3.3
 Source The Cline Center for Democracy
For that indicator, we provide data for India from 1960 to 2013. The average value for India during that period was 2.8 percent with a minimum of 2.4 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 3.3 percent in 2010. The latest value from 2013 is 3.3 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 145 countries is 51.1 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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India - Percent Christian - Recent values chart

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India - Percent Christian - historical chart - 1960-2013

Definition: Christians as percent of the total population.

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