What is the dominant religion in Sri Lanka?

christianity
islam
folk religion
buddhism
Sri Lanka has the longest con­tin­u­ous history of Buddhism of any pre­dom­i­nate­ly Buddhist nation (about 70% of the pop­u­la­tion are Bud­dhist­s). Buddhism is given special recog­ni­tion in the Con­sti­tu­tion which requires Sri Lankan to "protect and foster the Buddha Sasana"

Answers distribution

christianity
islam
folk religion
buddhism
answers
flagUkraine
0%
0%
10%
90%
10
flagDenmark
0%
11%
5%
83%
18
flagPakistan
0%
10%
10%
80%
10
flagAustria
6%
18%
0%
75%
16
flagIndia
6%
6%
14%
70%
48
flagSpain
20%
8%
4%
68%
25
flagFrance
16%
11%
5%
66%
36
flagBelgium
17%
11%
5%
64%
17
flagSweden
25%
10%
5%
60%
20
flagthe Netherlands
11%
18%
11%
58%
43
flagGermany
13%
22%
7%
57%
150
flagPoland
13%
21%
8%
56%
8386
flagthe United States
9%
25%
7%
56%
353
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
23%
3%
56%
272
flagCanada
12%
25%
7%
55%
40
flagAustralia
14%
19%
14%
52%
21
flagthe Philippines
13%
26%
13%
46%
15
flagNorway
13%
26%
20%
40%
15
flagRepublic of Ireland
27%
27%
6%
39%
33
flagItaly
14%
42%
3%
39%
28

Gender

men59%
women53%
christianity
14%
17%
islam
19%
22%
folk religion
6%
6%
buddhism
59%
53%

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