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Summary of Religious Bodies in India*

    Hindu 74.5%
    Muslims 12.1%
    Christian 6.4%
          Independent 3.4%
          Protestant 1.7%
          Roman Catholic 1.5%
          Orthodox 0.3%
          Double affiliation [ 0.7%]
          Other 0.1%
          Other 0.1%
    Ethnoreligions 3.4%
    Sikh 2.2%
    Nonreligious 1.3%
    Buddhist 0.7%
    Jain 0.4%
    Baha'i 0.2%
    Atheist 0.2%

    *Source: World Christian Encyclopedia, 2001, Oxford University Press. Vol 1: p 360



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