Top Ten Most Non-Religious Countries

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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

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. Its capital is Beijing. The other major cities are Hong Kong and Shanghai. Chinese (Mandarin) is the only ...read more.

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.

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

Most non-religious Central European country. - ethanmeinster

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.
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 Vietnam Vietnam Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.
7 United Kingdom United Kingdom The United Kingdom (UK) is a sovereign state which consists of the political and economic union of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. It was a member of the European Union (EU) from 1973 to 2016. ...read more.

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

8 Netherlands Netherlands

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

9 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.
10 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 inherited it from his father, Kim Il-Sung. ...read more.

The Contenders

11 Vatican City Vatican City Vatican City, officially Vatican City State or the State of Vatican City, is a walled enclave within the city of Rome.

Someone added this here as a joke. Come on. Vatican City is obviously the most religious country. - ethanmeinster

Um...this is a joke...100 percent are christians I think

Should be number 1. No joke!

12 Estonia Estonia

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

13 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

14 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

15 Belarus Belarus
16 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.
17 Finland Finland
18 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.
19 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.
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 (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, Alberta, ...read more.
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