Top Ten Most Non-Religious Countries

ethanmeinster

The Top Ten

1 Sweden Sweden Sweden, officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. ...read more.

As a Swede myself I can definitely say that Sweden is the least religious. Religious people are really rare. I honestly don't think I know anyone who is 100% religious. If people are religious they are very underground with it. Not to many people go to church and such even though they belive in God. Most of the population does'nt really know. In Sweden there really is no right and wrong when it comes to religion. Most people I know think that the big bang and evolution happend but they also want to belive in a life after death. - Grouse

Over 85% are nonreligious. People were unable to find a minor who was religious. - ethanmeinster

Wow good information

2 China China China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a sovereign state in East Asia. It is the world's most populous state, with a population of over 1.388 billion. It was established in 1949 by Chairman Mao, the president of the communist party. Its capital is Beijing. The major cities are Shanghai, ...read more.

The most non religious Asian country - ElSherlock

China's communist government (officially atheist) combined with the trend of it religion in East Asia make it one of the most nonreligious in the world. - ethanmeinster

This is the most non religious countrie of all

Indeed

3 Czech Republic Czech Republic Czechia, officially the Czech Republic, is a nation state in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.

A good one - ElSherlock

Principally because the USSR kept track of churchgoers and made life uncomfortable for them. - PetSounds

Most non-religious Central European country. - ethanmeinster

We chechs saw what a church is, a scheme to rob people of their money.

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4 Japan Japan Japan is an island country in East Asia in the Pacific Ocean. It lies off the eastern coast of the Asia Mainland (east of China, Korea, Russia) and stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and near Taiwan in the southwest. ...read more.

Best thing is You shouldn't believe in Useless time waste thing called GOD

Religions are pretty much useless.

5 Norway Norway Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a sovereign and unitary monarchy whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the island Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.

Another Scandinavian country. Weirdly, along with Denmark (which has low religiousity too), Christianity is still a state religion. - ethanmeinster

6 Estonia Estonia

Interesting - ElSherlock

The least religious country in the world with no religious violence.

Do your research! Estonia is number 1 and it isn't even in the top 10. - 445956

Should be 1st

7 United Kingdom United Kingdom The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly shortened to United Kingdom, UK or Britain is a Sovereign State located of the Northwestern coast of Europe. It is a Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy currently lead by Monarch Queen Elizabeth II and its current prime minister is ...read more.

Because 4% of the UK go to church

Christian television channel. Cities have people handing out leaflets to repent. But not as religious as America.

About 55% of the UK is non-religious. However, Christianity still influences history, media, and culture there. - ethanmeinster

8 North Korea North Korea The Democratic People's Republic of Korea, also known as North Korea, is a country in Eastern Asia. Its capital is Pyongyang. It is currently ruled by the dictator Kim Jong-Un, after inheriting the title from his father, Kim Jong-Il, who in turn inherited it from his father, Kim Il-Sung. ...read more.

I should've knew about this - ElSherlock

They just know and mean their dictator

North Korea is a atheist country and only believes in Kim joung un.

I don't know

9 Vietnam Vietnam Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.
10 Netherlands Netherlands

With the Netherlands legalizing many controversial things, it's easy to think that they are non-religious/secular. - ethanmeinster

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11 Denmark Denmark Denmark is a Scandinavian country in Europe. The southernmost of the Nordic countries, it is south-west of Sweden and south of Norway, and bordered to the south by Germany.
12 Belarus Belarus Belarus, officially the Republic of Belarus, formerly known by its Russian name Byelorussia or Belorussia, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Its capital and most populous ...read more.
13 Turkey Turkey Turkey, officially the Republic of Turkey, is a transcontinental country in Eurasia, mainly in Anatolia in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe. Turkey is bordered by eight countries with Greece and Bulgaria to the northwest; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, ...read more.
14 Australia Australia Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. Australia has a very warm climate and is very dry. The country's official language is English.

Although Christians still make a large part of the Australian population, there's much more atheists here than the very religious United States. - ethanmeinster

15 India India India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world. Its capital is New Delhi. Some other major cities are Mumbai, Chennai, and Ahemdabad. ...read more.
16 Albania Albania Albania is a southeastern European country that is slightly larger than Maryland and near Montenegro, Kosovo, Republic of Macedonia, and Greece. The capital is a city called Tirana. Some other major cities in Albania are Durrës, Elbasan, Vlorë, and Shkodër. Albania gained its independence in 1912. ...read more.

Actually, this is one of the most Muslim countries in Europe. - ethanmeinster

17 Israel Israel The State of Israel is a country in the Middle East and the only country with a Jewish majority in the world but arab, african and east asian communities still can be found. ...read more.

Hitler - pokeloly

18 New Zealand New Zealand New Zealand is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. ...read more.

Technically Maoris do not have a religion it is just a culture

19 Finland Finland Finland, officially the Republic of Finland, is a sovereign state in Europe. It has a capital of Helsinki and got independence from the Soviet Union after WWI.

Hi Fleidra!

20 Canada Canada Canada is a country in North America that is next to the United States, and it's the 2nd largest country in the world by area (size is 9.985 million km²). This country has 10 provinces, and 3 territories. Canada became a dominion on July 1, 1867. Its 10 provinces are: Ontario, British Columbia, Quebec, ...read more.
21 United States United States The United States of America, or the U.S.A. for short, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, 48 of them are contiguous states. There are two other states, Alaska and Hawaii, which are north and south of the contiguous states, respectively. The United States declared its independence from the ...read more.
22 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Sri Lanka, officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and known from the beginning of British colonial rule until 1972 as Ceylon, is an island country in South Asia near south-east India.
23 Germany Germany Germany was formally united in 1871 under the initiative of Bismarck with King Wilhelm of Prussia as emperor. The previous 'Holy Roman Empire', basically a continuation of the empire of Charlemagne/Karl der Grosse was dissolved in 1806. ...read more.

"According to some stuff I read in the net, the division of East and West Germany contributed to the rise of atheism in Germany with most of these atheists/agnostics residing in the Eastern part of Germany such as Berlin."

24 Switzerland Switzerland Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic in Europe. It consists of 26 cantons, and the city of Bern is the seat of the federal authorities. ...read more.
25 Poland Poland Poland, officially the Republic of Poland, is a country in Central Europe, bordered by Germany to the west; the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south; Ukraine and Belarus to the east; and the Baltic Sea, Kaliningrad Oblast (a Russian exclave) and Lithuania to the north. With a population of approximately ...read more.
26 Pakistan Pakistan Pakistan was established in 1947 and is located in South Asia. Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan. Karachi, Lahore and Peshawar are other major cities of Pakistan. Urdu and English are official languages of Pakistan. World's second highest peak (K-2) and ninth highest peak (Nanga Parbat) are ...read more.

This is actually religious - ElSherlock

You may not believe me, but when I went on vacation on Pakistan, the people never attended their prayers, not even their Friday prayers. The kids there would listen to lots of music, even though too many music in Islam in sinful. - IceBearRules

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