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
flagIndia
7%
5%
11%
73%
76
flagGreece
0%
15%
10%
73%
19
flagAustria
5%
15%
5%
73%
19
flagLithuania
9%
19%
0%
71%
21
flagFrance
14%
10%
4%
70%
48
flagSpain
20%
6%
3%
70%
30
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
26%
4%
69%
23
flagDenmark
0%
24%
8%
68%
25
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
22%
3%
58%
406
flagSweden
24%
12%
6%
57%
33
flagthe United States
8%
27%
7%
56%
486
flagPoland
13%
21%
8%
55%
13260
flagGermany
15%
23%
6%
55%
200
flagCanada
10%
29%
5%
54%
55
flagthe Netherlands
14%
18%
14%
51%
54
flagAustralia
14%
18%
14%
51%
27
flagRepublic of Ireland
19%
25%
5%
50%
52
flagNorway
10%
20%
20%
50%
20
flagUnknown
17%
20%
15%
46%
665
flagItaly
14%
47%
2%
35%
42

Gender

men55%
women52%
christianity
15%
17%
islam
19%
23%
folk religion
9%
7%
buddhism
55%
52%

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