USA: Percent Catholic

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Catholic Christians as percent of the total population

 Latest value 24.0
 Year 2013
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2013
 Average 24.0
 Min - Max 23.9 - 24.0
 Source The Cline Center for Democracy
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1960 to 2013. The average value for the USA during that period was 24 percent with a minimum of 23.9 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 24 percent in 1983. The latest value from 2013 is 24 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 84 countries is 43.2 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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USA - Percent Catholic - Recent values chart

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USA - Percent Catholic - historical chart - 1960-2013

Definition: Catholic Christians as percent of the total population.

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