SO, I ASKED THE INTERWEAVE ……

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No, no , no …… I didn’t ask THAT!!! ….. I asked …..

…… What percentage of the world’s population celebrate Christmas? ….. and this is one of the more simple answers it came up with …

33% of the worlds population are Christian so that would be one third celebrate Christmas

Numbers shown are estimates, and are here mainly for the purpose of ordering the groups, not providing a definitive number. This list is sociological/statistical in perspective.)

Christianity: 2.1 billion

Islam: 1.3 billion

Secular/Nonreligious/Agnostic/Atheist: 1.1 billion

Hinduism: 900 million

Chinese traditional religion: 394 million

Buddhism: 376 million

primal-indigenous: 300 million

African Traditional & Diasporic: 100 million

Sikhism: 23 million

Juche: 19 million

Spiritism: 15 million

Judaism: 14 million

Baha’i: 7 million

Jainism: 4.2 million

Shinto: 4 million

Cao Dai: 4 million (??? Lo,TG Ed)

Zoroastrianism: 2.6 million

Tenrikyo: 2 million

Neo-Paganism: 1 million

Unitarian-Universalism: 800 thousand

Rastafarianism: 600 thousand

Scientology: 500 thousand (Would you Adam and Eve it? {boom boom} – that many? Lo,TG Ed)

…….. so don’t worry too much about Father Christmas getting knackered and keeling over with a heart attack …… he wasn’t as busy as you might have supposed.

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