Australias major religion is Christianity with the major denominations including Catholic, Anglican, Uniting Church, Presbyterian and Reformed, Eastern Orthodox, Baptist and Lutheran. The two major denominations, Anglican and Catholic, account for 36% of the Australian population.
What is the most popular religion in Australia 2020?
Christianity is once again the dominant religion in Australia, with 12 million people, and 86 per cent of religious Australians, identifying as Christians.
What is the dominant religion in Australia?
Christianity is currently the most dominant religion in Australia, introduced by British settlers at colonisation. There has always been a degree of religious diversity in Australia.
Is Christianity popular in Australia?
Christianity remains the largest religion in Australia, though declining religiosity and diversifying immigration intakes of recent decades have seen the percentage of the population identifying as Christian in the national census decline from 96.1% at the time of the Federation of Australia in the 1901 census, to 52.1
What is the main religion in Australia today?
The results of the latest national Census today reveal were a religiously diverse nation, with Christianity remaining the most common religion (52 per cent of the population). Islam (2.6 per cent) and Buddhism (2.4 per cent) were the next most common religions reported.
Which state is the most religious in Australia?
New South Wales In terms of states, New South Wales had the highest religious affiliation (66 per cent of people reporting a religious affiliation), while Tasmania (53 per cent) was the lowest. Australian Statistician David W.