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World Christian Database

Statistical information on world religions, Christian denominations, and people groups.

Publication Details

  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • Publisher Brill
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types Statistics and Data
  • Description WCD includes detailed information on 9,000 Christian denominations, as well as on religions in every country of the world. Extensive data are available on 234 countries and 13,000 ethno-linguistic peoples, as well as on 5,000 cities and 3,000 provinces. Information is readily available on religious activities, growth rates, religious literature, worker activity, and demography. Additional secular data is included on population, health, education, languages, and communication. (updated quarterly)