Population of 58,133,509
Located in Southern Europe, a peninsula extending into the central Mediterranean Sea, northeast of Tunisia
Most Italians are Catholic in culture, but deeply cynical about the Church. The Church has lost many to New Age thinking, cults, the occult and materialistic secularism, yet Catholic traditions continue to permeate every aspect of life. The infamous Sicilian Mafia and Neapolitan Camorra have infiltrated every level of society.