What percent of Thailand is atheist?
Only 1% of people in Thailand and 2% in India define themselves as atheists, while no one in the other least religious countries put themselves in this category. The research also suggests that many people hold different beliefs without identifying as a member of one particular religion.
Is the Thai royal family Hindu?
The monarchs from the reigning Chakri dynasty that was founded in 1782 are called the Rama Kings, after the Hindu God Rama, the avatar of Lord Vishnu. The institution of the Thai monarchy, which is roughly 800 years old, has its roots in Hinduism and Buddhism.
Which country has no religion?
According to sociologist Phil Zuckerman, broad estimates of those who have an absence of belief in a god range from 500 to 750 million people worldwide.
By population as of 2004.
|Country||People without religion|
Is Thailand a Catholic country?
According to Catholic Social Communications of Thailand, as of 2019 there are 388,468 Catholics in Thailand, a figure that represents about 0.58% of the Thai population of 69 million.
|Catholic Church in Thailand|
|Assumption Cathedral, Bangkok|
Is there freedom of religion in Thailand?
The constitution “prohibits discrimination based on religious belief” and “protects religious liberty, as long as the exercise of religious freedom is not harmful to the security of the State.” The law officially recognizes five religious groups: Buddhists, Muslims, Brahmin-Hindus, Sikhs, and Christians.