India: Percent Hindu

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People practicing Hinduism as percent of the population

 Latest value 80.5
 Year 2013
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2013
 Average 82.5
 Min - Max 80.5 - 84.2
 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 82.5 percent with a minimum of 80.5 percent in 2013 and a maximum of 84.2 percent in 1960. The latest value from 2013 is 80.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 21 countries is 17.7 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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India - Percent Hindu - Recent values chart

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India - Percent Hindu - historical chart - 1960-2013

Definition: People practicing Hinduism as percent of the population.

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