Which country has highest Hindu population?

Which city has most Hindu population?

India contains 94% of the global Hindu population, the world’s largest Hindu population.

Hinduism in India.

Akshardham temple in New Delhi.
Total population
966.3 million (2011) 79.8% of population
Regions with significant populations
Uttar Pradesh 159,312,654

Which is the only Hindu country in the world?

Nepal is the only Hindu kingdom of the world with the constitutional monarchy and multi-party democracy. It is a mountainous country situated between India and China with Mt. Everest, the highest peak in the world (8848m) and Lumbini, the birth place of Lord Buddha.

Which Indian state has most Hindu population?

Hindu Religion Census 2011

State Total Population % of Total
Maharashtra 112,374,333 79.83 %
Uttar Pradesh 199,812,341 79.73 %
West Bengal 91,276,115 70.54 %
Andaman and Nicobar Islands 380,581 69.45 %

In which country Hinduism religion is growing fast?

A little-known fact: Hinduism is the fastest-growing religion in both Pakistan and Saudi Arabia.

How many Hindus are there in Himachal Pradesh?

Hinduism constitutes 95.17% of Himachal Pradesh population. In all Hindu form majority religion in 11 out of 12 districts of Himachal Pradesh state.

Himachal Pradesh Religion Census 2011.

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Religion Percentage
Hindu 95.17%
Muslim 2.18%
Christian 0.18%
Sikh 1.16%

Was India a Hindu country?

India is a secular country. A secular state is a state which is not based on any religion. The country’s laws treat all religions equally and grant religious freedom to every individual.

Are Chinese Hindu?

Hinduism (specifically the yogic sect) is currently practiced by a minority of residents of China. The religion itself has a very limited presence in modern mainland China, but archaeological evidence suggests a significant presence of Hinduism in different provinces of medieval China.

Is Bhutan a Hindu country?

Mahayana Buddhism is Bhutan’s official religion and around 75% of the population are Buddhists. The remaining 25% are Hindus.

Which is oldest religion in world?

The word Hindu is an exonym, and while Hinduism has been called the oldest religion in the world, many practitioners refer to their religion as Sanātana Dharma (Sanskrit: सनातन धर्म, lit. ”the Eternal Dharma”), which refers to the idea that its origins lie beyond human history, as revealed in the Hindu texts.

Which religion is best in the world?

Adherents in 2020

Religion Adherents Percentage
Christianity 2.382 billion 31.11%
Islam 1.907 billion 24.9%
Secular/Nonreligious/Agnostic/Atheist 1.193 billion 15.58%
Hinduism 1.161 billion 15.16%

Which caste is majority in India?

Share of caste demographics India 2019

As of 2019, Other Backward Class (OBC) constituted the largest part of the Indian population accounting for more than 40 percent.

What is the Hindu population in Pakistan?

According to official estimates, 75 lakh Hindus live in Pakistan. However, according to the community, over 90 lakh Hindus are living in the country. The majority of Pakistan’s Hindu population is settled in Sindh province where they share culture, traditions and language with Muslim residents.

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