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Summary of Religious Bodies in France*
    Christian 70.7%
          Roman Catholic 69.6%
          Independent 2.2%
          Protestant 1.5%
          Orthodox 1.1%
          Unaffiliated 1.1%
          Double affiliated [ 5.6%]
          Disaffiliated [ 12.5%]
    Nonreligious 15.6%
    Muslims 7.1%
    Atheist 4.0%
    Jewish 1.0%
    Buddhist 0.8%
    Chinese Folk-Religions 0.2%
    Ethnoreligions 0.2%
    New-Religions 0.1%
    Hindu 0.1%

    *Source: World Christian Encyclopedia, 2001, Oxford University Press. Vol 1: p 281



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