UK Christian population below 50% for the first time | All You Need To Know

The Muslim population has seen rapid growth in the Christian-dominated United Kingdom. According to the most recent census data, the Muslim population has increased by 44% over the last decade. 3.9 million Muslims are now living in London, up from 4.9% to 6.5%. For the first time ever, the Christian population is less than 50% in England and Wales. It also discovered that Punjabi and Urdu have risen to the fifth and sixth most spoken languages in the UK, respectively. The religion column was added to the UK census in 2001, and it is optional to fill out. According to official statistics, 94% of respondents filled out the religion column. Watch this video to know more. #uk #muslims #population #christians #census #unitedkingdom #britain #england Hindustan Times Videos bring you news, views and explainers about current issues in India and across the globe. We’re always excited to report the news as quickly as possible, use new technological tools to reach you better and tell stories with a 360 degree view to give you a better understanding of the world around you.

 
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