Tag: Statistics

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How Many Christians in China? Preferred Estimates, Part 3

What is your current best estimate of how many Christians there are in China, and how did you arrive at that number?

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How Many Christians in China? Preferred Estimates, Part 2

What is your current best estimate of how many Christians there are in China, and how did you arrive at that number?

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How Many Christians in China? Preferred Estimates, Part 1

What is your current best estimate of the number of Christians in China, and how do you arrive at that estimate?

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When Counting Is Hard … in China (1)

Considerations

Why is it so hard to estimate congregation size in China?

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A Look in the Mirror

Research and the Indigenous Church

How are Chinese researchers approaching the complex issues facing the Chinese church?

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Religion in China—By the Numbers

Some interesting statistics from the new government White Paper on religious belief and practice in China. 

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Explaining China’s “Religious Awakening”

Rodney Stark and Xiuhua Wang’s new book, A Star in the East, combines data from a major study on religion in China conducted during the past decade together with keen sociological insights in order to explain the factors behind China’s phenomenal church growth.