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Demographic analyses estimate the number of people around the world who view themselves as belonging to various religious groups. This includes people who hold beliefs that may be viewed as unorthodox or heretical by others who claim the same religion. The demographic analyses do not attempt to measure the degree to which members of these groups actively practice their faiths or how religious they are.
The Global Religious Futures website contains data on the size and distribution and opinions, where data is available of five widely recognized world religions - Christians, Muslims, Hindus, Buddhists and Jews - as well as the religiously unaffiliated. It also looks at followers of folk religions, including African traditional religions, Chinese folk religions, Native American religions and Australian aboriginal religions.
These region assignments may differ from the regional groupings used in individual Pew Research Center reports.
The Pew Research Center employs a rigorous methodology for its public opinion surveys. Read a full description of the methodologies employed in each survey that feeds the Global Religious Futures project:. Babacar Mbengue, who teaches Islamic studies and history at De- Paul University, said his early life in Senegal is a demonstration of Muslim-Christian dialogue.
Archbishop Kaigama said he has seen similar levels of interreligious cooperation and relationships in the southern part of Nigeria, but finds more conflict with extremist groups who claim to be Muslim in the northern part of the country.
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Nigeria has suffered much conflict, especially from the activities of the Boko Haram group, which identifies itself as Islamic. Religious leaders from both communities must use care not to encourage violence, even or especially in response to violence, the archbishop said.
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