Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Religion in Sierra Leone


Religion in Sierra Leone is divided up into three religions. The first and Predominately largest religion is Islam. The majority of the Muslims living in Sierra Leone live is the western area of the country. The second largest religion in Sierra Leone is Christianity. The Christian population is mostly located in the northern and southern parts of the country. The last religion in Sierra Leone is the African Indigenous populations.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sierra_Leone#Religion

5 comments:

  1. hmm thats interesting how the religion is split up in different areas of the country and they don't all blend together.

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  2. The religious structure is kind similar to India. India is also split up between Hinduism, Islam, and Syrian Christian, along with many other religions. Must be due to the influence of Western nations

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  3. I find it really interesting how the region of the country determines the religion, especially since I have never lived or studies places that are also set up in that way.

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  4. This is interesting. I didn't know Sierra Leone biggest religion is Islam.

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  5. i find it surprising that every religion has its own separate region within the country

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