Irreligion in Norway

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Norway is a comparatively secular nation[1][2][3] which no longer has a state religion, though 72.7% of the 5.2 million population belong to the Church of Norway.[4][5]

The majority of Norwegians do not believe in God.[6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Beliefs about God across Time and Countries" (PDF). Norc.org. Retrieved 2013-08-16. 
  2. ^ "Religious communities and life stance communities - SSB". Ssb.no. 2015-01-01. Retrieved 2016-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Beliefs about God across Time and Countries" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-04. 
  4. ^ "How important is christianity in Norway today?". NRK. March 20, 2016. Retrieved 2016-03-26. 
  5. ^ "Population and population changes". Statistics Norway. Retrieved 2016-03-26. 
  6. ^ "Hvor sterkt står kristendommen i Norge i dag?". NRK.no. 2016-03-20. Retrieved 2016-03-26. 
  7. ^ "For first time, majority in Norway don't believe in God - The Local". Thelocal.no. Retrieved 2016-05-15.