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Religions in Canada Highlight Tables Provinces and Territories
Selected Religions, for Canada, Provinces and Territories - 20% Sample Data


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 New Brunswick     
   Total population 719,715 100.0% 0.4% 38.2
   Roman Catholic 385,985 53.6% - 0.1% 37.9
   Baptist 80,490 11.2% - 0.6% 39.8
   United Church 69,235 9.6% - 8.4% 43.3
   Anglican 58,210 8.1% - 5.0% 42.1
   No religion 56,440 7.8% 47.8% 29.5
   Pentecostal 20,150 2.8% - 11.5% 35.1
   Protestant not included elsewhere (2) 9,525 1.3% - 21.7% 43.3
   Christian not included elsewhere (1) 8,120 1.1% 69.7% 31.5
   Presbyterian 6,900 1.0% - 31.9% 44.9
   Jehovah's Witnesses 2,430 0.3% - 31.4% 42.3
   Non-denominational (5) 1,550 0.2% 66.7% 32.8
   Lutheran 1,510 0.2% - 4.7% 47.4
   Muslim 1,275 0.2% 410.0% 22.6
   Salvation Army 1,195 0.2% - 16.4% 39.0
   Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) 1,105 0.2% 20.1% 28.6
   Adventist 975 0.1% - 19.1% 42.7
   Jewish 670 0.1% - 23.9% 49.3
   Buddhist 545 0.1% 49.3% 31.7
   Hindu 475 0.1% - 21.5% 37.1
   Aboriginal spirituality 360 0.1% 380.0% 24.3
   Pagan (7) 330 0.0% 187.0% 28.8
   Greek Orthodox (3) 320 0.0% - 29.7% 42.0
   Christian Reformed Church 230 0.0% 21.1% 29.4
   Orthodox not included elsewhere (4) 185 0.0% 15.6% 35.2
   Methodist (6) 160 0.0% - 45.8% 56.7
   Mennonite 155 0.0% - 35.4% 54.9
   Christian and Missionary Alliance 115 0.0% - 25.8% 26.7
   Brethren in Christ 105 0.0% - 50.0% 48.1
   Sikh 90 0.0% 125.0% 32.2
   Evangelical Missionary Church 85 0.0% 88.9% 32.6
   Ukrainian Catholic 50 0.0% - 47.4% 41.5
   Ukrainian Orthodox 45 0.0% 200.0% 47.4
   Serbian Orthodox 15 0.0% ... 41.4
   Hutterite 0 0.0% ... 0.0
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Religions selected for this table represent counts of 20,000 or more for Canada.

(1) Includes persons who report "Christian", as well as those who report "Apostolic", "Born-again Christian" and "Evangelical".

(2) Includes persons who report only "Protestant".

(3) In 1991, included counts for Greek Catholic.

(4) Includes persons who report "Orthodox". Also includes Armenian Apostolic, Bulgarian Orthodox, Ethiopian Orthodox and Macedonian Orthodox.

(5) Includes persons who report only "non-denominational".

(6) Includes persons who report "Methodist". Excludes Free Methodist and Evangelical Missionary Church.

(7) Includes persons who report "Wicca".

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