ONE IN TEN EUROPEANS WILL BE MUSLIM BY 2050

ONE IN TEN EUROPEANS WILL BE MUSLIM BY 2050, STUDY ON THE WORLD'S RELIGIONS FINDS

THE FUTURE OF WORLD RELIGIONS REPORT ONE IN TEN EUROPEANS WILL BE MUSLIM BY 2050

As of 2010, Christianity was by far the world's largest religion, with nearly a third of all 6.
The Pew Research Centre study reasons that religious populations will grow because adherents are younger and have more children, while a smaller portion of people will switch or take up new faiths.
Read more Meanwhile, the number of Buddhists will be about the same size as it was in 2010, due to low fertility rates and aging populations in countries such as China, Thailand and Japan.

Almost all of the major religious groups are expected to increase in numbers over the next four decades Kashmira Gander writes for the Independent and Independent on Sunday A new study charting how religions will...

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