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World Christian Database

The World Christian Database provides comprehensive statistical information on world religions, Christian denominations, and people groups.

Extensive data are available on over 9,000 Christian denominations, 13,000 ethnolinguistic peoples, as well as data on 5,000 cities, 3,000 provinces, and 234 countries.

The World Christian Database includes a unique chronology of world Christianity with over 7,500 significant Christian and religious events from the birth of Jesus Christ to the year 2000. The chronology can be searched for topics of interest by keyword (e.g., Martin Luther) or browsed by century. Chronology entries can also be found and viewed by the topic via the search bar.

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  • Brief info: factual database of statistical information about Christians
  • Related domains: Philosophy and religion
  • Type of the resource: Factual source
  • Publisher: Brill
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