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By Pew Research Center's Religion & Public Life Project This report was produced by Pew Research Center as part of the Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures project, which analyzes religious change and its impact on societies around the world. Funding for the Global Religious Futures project comes from The Pew Charitable Trusts and the John Templeton Foundation. This report is a collaborative effort based on …read more Source:: Pew Research Center       ...
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Methodology

By Pew Research Center's Religion & Public Life Project Pew Research Center measured relationships between religion and government in 199 countries and self-administering territories, using data for the year ending Dec. 31, 2015. They include the 193 member states of the United Nations as of 2015, plus six self-administering territories – Kosovo, Hong Kong, Macau, the Palestinian territories, Taiwan and Western Sahara. The study …read more Source:: Pew Research Center       ...
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Many Countries Favor Specific Religions, Officially or Unofficially

By Pew Research Center's Religion & Public Life Project More than 80 countries favor a specific religion, either as an official, government-endorsed religion or by affording one religion preferential treatment over other faiths, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis. …read more Source:: Pew Research Center       ...
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500 Jahre nach der Reformation haben konfessionelle Differenzen viel von ihrer Kraft verloren

By Pew Research Center's Religion & Public Life Project Während sich Protestanten auf den 500. Jahrestag der Reformation vorbereiten, zeigen neue Umfragen des Pew Research Center, dass sich die theologischen Unterschiede, die das westliche Christentum im 16. Jahrhundert gespalten haben, sowohl in Westeuropa als auch in den Vereinigten Staaten auf ein Maß verringert haben, das Christen in vergangenen Jahrhunderten möglicherweise schockiert hätte. In ganz …read more Source:: Pew Research Center       ...
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U.S. Protestants Are Not Defined by Reformation-Era Controversies 500 Years Later

By Pew Research Center's Religion & Public Life Project Five hundred years after the start of the Protestant Reformation, a new Pew Research Center survey finds that U.S. Protestants are not united about – and in some cases, are not even aware of – some of the controversies that were central to the historical schism between Protestantism and Catholicism. Indeed, half a millennium after …read more Source:: Pew Research Center       ...
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The American Trends Panel survey methodology

By Pew Research Center's Religion & Public Life Project The American Trends Panel (ATP), created by Pew Research Center, is a nationally representative panel of randomly selected U.S. adults recruited from landline and cellphone random-digit dial surveys. Panelists participate via monthly self-administered web surveys. Panelists who do not have internet access are provided with a tablet and wireless internet connection. The panel is being …read more Source:: Pew Research Center       ...
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