What Countries Have a National Religion / National Religion by Country 2022

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Argentina

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Bolivia

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Costa Rica

National Religion: Roman Catholic

El Salvador

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Germany

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Liechtenstein

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Malta

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Monaco

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Slovakia

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Cantons of Switzerland

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Vatican City

National Religion: Roman Catholic

Cyprus

National Religion: Eastern Orthodox

Moldova

National Religion: Eastern Orthodox

Greece

National Religion: Eastern Orthodox

Finland

National Religion: Eastern Orthodox

Russia

National Religion: Eastern Orthodox Lutheran

Germany

National Religion: Lutheran

Denmark

National Religion: Lutheran

Iceland

National Religion: Lutheran

Norway

National Religion: Lutheran

Finland

National Religion: Lutheran

England

National Religion: Anglican

Scotland

National Religion: Reformed

Switzerland

National Religion: Reformed

Some cantons of Switzerland

National Religion: Old Catholic

Afghanistan

National Religion: Islam

Algeria (Sunni)

National Religion: Islam

Bahrain

National Religion: Islam

Bangladesh

National Religion: Islam

Brunei

National Religion: Islam

Comoros (Sunni)

National Religion: Islam

Egypt

National Religion: Islam

Iran (Shi'a)

National Religion: Islam

Iraq

National Religion: Islam

Jordan (Sunni)

National Religion: Islam

Kuwait

National Religion: Islam

Libya

National Religion: Islam

Malaysia (Sunni)

National Religion: Islam

The Maldives, Mauritania (Sunni)

National Religion: Islam

Morocco

National Religion: Islam

Oman

National Religion: Islam

Pakistan (Sunni)

National Religion: Islam

Qatar

National Religion: Islam

Saudi Arabia

National Religion: Islam

Somalia (Sunni)

National Religion: Islam

Tunisia

National Religion: Islam

United Arab Emirates

National Religion: Islam

Yemen

National Religion: Islam

Russia

National Religion: Islam

Israel

National Religion: Judaism

Russia

National Religion: Judaism

Bhutan

National Religion: Buddhism

Cambodia

National Religion: Buddhism

Russia Kalmykia

National Religion: Buddhism

Sri Lanka

National Religion: Buddhism

Thailand

National Religion: Buddhism

There are also many countries that claim no national or state religion. Countries like the US also support and maintain the right to religious freedom. That simply means that people and citizens of the US are free to choose any religion they wish to follow.

Religion has been the backbone of many countries, and it has been the impetus behind many backs being broken too. There are also some places and some countries where certain religions are not only unsupported but forbidden. In some of those states, certain religions are even deemed illegal or outside the law.

There are also many much smaller sects and religious groups that aren't listed, but that have organized structures. In some countries like Russia too, there is more than one recognized national religion. Russia, for example, has at least three.

What Countries Have a National Religion / National Religion by Country 2022

What Countries Have a National Religion / National Religion by Country 2022