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
flagGreece
0%
15%
10%
73%
19
flagAustria
5%
15%
5%
73%
19
flagIndia
8%
5%
12%
72%
72
flagFrance
14%
10%
4%
70%
47
flagSpain
18%
7%
3%
70%
27
flagDenmark
0%
20%
8%
70%
24
flagLithuania
10%
20%
0%
70%
20
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
26%
4%
69%
23
flagSweden
25%
11%
3%
59%
27
flagthe United Kingdom
14%
23%
3%
57%
390
flagGermany
14%
21%
6%
57%
182
flagPoland
13%
21%
8%
56%
12034
flagthe United States
8%
26%
7%
56%
460
flagCanada
10%
29%
5%
54%
55
flagthe Netherlands
15%
18%
13%
52%
53
flagAustralia
13%
21%
13%
52%
23
flagNorway
10%
20%
20%
50%
20
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
26%
6%
48%
50
flagUnknown
15%
20%
16%
47%
432
flagItaly
14%
48%
2%
34%
41

Gender

men57%
women52%
christianity
14%
17%
islam
19%
23%
folk religion
9%
6%
buddhism
57%
52%

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