Nigeria is top on the world list of Christian living as Minority

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The result of a research conducted by Pew Research  suggests that Nigeria is top on the world list of Christian living as Minority . Christians and Muslims have lived peacefully together in Nigeria for many years. In recent years, there have been conflict  emanating from the the book haram saga

 

 

Pew Research recently highlighted the top 10 countries with the largest number of Christians living as minorities. Here’s the list (ranked by percentage of Christians, not by total number of Christians):

1) Nigeria: 78,050,000 Christians (49.3% of population)

2) Ivory Coast: 8,710,000 Christians (44.1% of population)

3) Chad: 4,560,000 Christians (40.6% of population)

4) South Korea: 14,170,000 Christians (29.4% of population)

5) Kazakhstan: 3,970,000 Christians (24.8% of population)

6) Indonesia: 23,660,000 Christians (9.9% of population)

7) Vietnam: 7,170,000 Christians (8.2% of population)

8) China: 68,410,000 Christians (5.1% of population)

9) Egypt: 4,120,000 Christians (5.1% of population)

10) India: 31,130,000 Christians (2.5% of population)

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