Christianity

Orthodox

The followers of the Orthodox Churches are an almost worldwide spread branch of Christianity. The total number of Orthodox is estimated at about 300 million members.

The main groupings of the individual Orthodox churches are:




CountryRegionDistributiontotal
RussiaEastern Europe79.0 %114,055,000
EthiopiaEastern Africa43.5 %48,754,000
UkraineEastern Europe54.6 %24,234,000
RomaniaEastern Europe81.9 %15,853,000
GreeceSouthern Europe98.0 %10,502,000
EgyptNorthern Africa8.0 %8,031,000
BelarusEastern Europe80.0 %7,573,000
SerbiaSouthern Europe84.6 %5,875,000
BulgariaEastern Europe76.0 %5,302,000
GeorgiaWestern Asia83.9 %3,121,000
UzbekistanCentral Asia9.0 %3,022,000
MoldovaEastern Europe93.3 %2,480,000
GermanyWestern Europe1.9 %1,580,000
EritreaEastern Africa40.0 %1,399,000
North MacedoniaSouthern Europe64.8 %1,350,000
KyrgyzstanCentral Asia20.0 %1,291,000
CyprusWestern Asia89.1 %1,068,000
Bosnia and HerzegovinaSouthern Europe30.7 %1,013,000
AustraliaAustralia/New Zealand3.8 %964,000
CanadaNorth America1.6 %601,000
LebanonWestern Asia8.0 %548,000
TurkmenistanCentral Asia9.0 %535,000
PolandEastern Europe1.3 %494,000
AzerbaijanWestern Asia4.8 %481,000
MontenegroSouthern Europe72.1 %449,000
LatviaNorthern Europe15.3 %293,000
EstoniaNorthern Europe16.2 %215,000
AustriaWestern Europe2.2 %195,000
AlbaniaSouthern Europe6.8 %194,000
CroatiaSouthern Europe4.4 %179,000
LithuaniaNorthern Europe4.9 %137,000
FinlandNorthern Europe1.1 %61,000
DenmarkNorthern Europe1.0 %58,000
SloveniaSouthern Europe2.3 %48,000
KosovoSouthern Europe1.5 %27,000
Åland IslandsNorthern Europe0.3 %100