New Statistics from Canada Reveal Over Half the Population is Christian with Catholicism in the Majority with a Decline of 2 Million Catholics
The government of Canada recently released its 2021 census. The latest statistics, reveal that the number of Catholics in Canada is now 10.9 million. This is a decline of 2 million from the last census in 2011, but Catholics are still in the majority among the country's Christian denominations. Canada has a total population of 38.25 million people.
In 2021, over 19.3 million people reported a Christian religion, representing just over half of the Canadian population (53.3%). However, this proportion is down from 67.3% in 2011 and 77.1% in 2001.