Peru

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Photo of Peru

Location:
Western South America, bordering the South Pacific Ocean, between Chile and Ecuador

Population:
28,302,603

Religious Diversity:
81%Roman Catholic
16%unspecified or none
1%Seventh Day Adventist
1%other Christian
1%other

Spiritual Climate:
Religious freedom is guaranteed, but the Catholic Church as the officially recognized state church receives preferential treatment. The great majority of Catholics are highly syncretistic Christo-Pagans, and Pre-historic religions are being revived and new religious movements multiplying. Nominalism is rapidly becoming a major issue in all evangelical groups.


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