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%
75%
20
flagIndia
7%
6%
11%
74%
81
flagLithuania
8%
17%
0%
73%
23
flagFrance
14%
12%
4%
70%
50
flagDenmark
0%
22%
7%
70%
27
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
26%
4%
69%
23
flagSpain
18%
9%
6%
65%
32
flagAustria
6%
24%
3%
65%
29
flagthe United Kingdom
14%
22%
3%
59%
449
flagthe United States
7%
26%
7%
58%
542
flagSweden
22%
11%
8%
58%
36
flagNorway
8%
17%
17%
56%
23
flagPoland
13%
21%
8%
55%
14610
flagGermany
15%
22%
6%
55%
212
flagCanada
11%
29%
4%
54%
62
flagAustralia
14%
17%
14%
53%
28
flagthe Netherlands
12%
22%
13%
51%
66
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
24%
5%
49%
53
flagUnknown
16%
20%
15%
47%
713
flagItaly
12%
46%
2%
40%
50

Gender

men55%
women51%
christianity
15%
16%
islam
19%
23%
folk religion
9%
7%
buddhism
55%
51%

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