What is the religion like in Indonesia?

Is Indonesia very religious?

Indonesia is a secular democratic country that has a Muslim-majority population. The Indonesian constitution guarantees all people in Indonesia the freedom of worship, each according to his or her own religion or belief.

Religion in Indonesia.

Muslim
Confucian
Percentage share (of total population) 0.05
Absolute numbers (in millions) 0.1

Does Indonesia believe in God?

Though it forbids atheism—Pancasila, Indonesia’s ruling ideology, mandates a belief in one God—it enshrines the right of Indonesians “to worship according to their own religion or belief”. Indonesia recognises six official religions: Islam, Catholicism, Protestantism, Buddhism, Hinduism and Confucianism.

Is Indonesia was a Hindu country?

Hinduism in Indonesia, as of the 2018 census, is practised by about 1.74% of the total population, and almost 87% of the population in Bali. Hinduism is one of the six official religions of Indonesia.

Official Census (2018)

Province (2018 Cen.) Indonesia
Total 266,534,836
Hindus 4,646,357
% Hindu 1.74%

Which country is most religious?

Countries/Districts

Rank Country/District Yes, important
1 Estonia 16%
2 Sweden 17%
3 Denmark 19%
4 Czechia 21%

Can I change my religion in Indonesia?

An Indonesian can change his/her religion freely. We have a constitution that guarantees freedom of religion. That’s true we only recognize 6 religions, but you can also find other religions such as Judaism, Bahai, and local religion, for example, still have the freedom to practice their religion.

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Which God is Worshipped in Bali?

Bali’s official religion is Hindu, but it’s far too animistic to be considered in the same vein as Indian Hinduism. The Balinese worship the trinity of Brahma, Shiva and Vishnu, three aspects of the one (invisible) god, Sanghyang Widi, as well as the dewa (ancestral gods) and village founders.

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