Costa Rica - Religions



Roman Catholicism, the predominant religion, is the official religion of the state, but the constitution guarantees religious freedom. About 70% of the population in 2001 was Roman Catholic. About 19% belong to other Christian churches. Of these churches, primary Protestant denominations include Methodist, Baptist, Episcopalian, Mormon, Jehovah's Witnesses, and Seventh-Day Adventists. There are also small communities of Quakers, Mennonites, and Beechy Amish. Other religions include Judaism, Islam, Hare Krishna, and the Baha'i faith.

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Sep 22, 2009 @ 6:18 pm
In 2001 70% was Roman Catholic, What is it now? in 2009?
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Oct 21, 2013 @ 9:21 pm
How is Roman Catholicism related to family responsibilities of caring for the elderly?

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