There will be 2,918,070,000 Christians and 2,761,480,000 Muslims and 1,384,360,000 Hindus, in the world by 2050
GN Bureau | April 3, 2015
By 2050, India will have the largest Muslim population in the world. Predicting the future of religions of the world, Pew Research Centre has revealed that in 35 years from now, Christians will remain the largest religious group, but Islam will grow faster than any other major religion. Also, with Hindus 1,384,360,000 across the globe, the religion will be the third largest majority in the world.
According to the report, In India, Hindu majority will continue but the country will have the largest Muslim population in the world, surpassing Indonesia.
Key predictions of the report:
Estimated Change in population size
Hindus 34 %
Projected population in 2050
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