Young more religious than old in only two countries in world
Young people are more religious than their elders in only two countries – Ghana, and the former Soviet republic of Georgia – according to a global analysis.
In 46 out of 106 countries surveyed by the Washington-based Pew Research Center, people between the ages of 18 and 39 are less likely to say religion is very important to them than adults over the age of 40.
Countries where the age gap is most marked are Poland, Greece, Chile, Romania and Portugal – all predominantly Christian countries, and all with a percentage point difference between the two age groups of 20 or higher.
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