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U.S. Hispanics are Leaving Catholicism for Islam

23 Aug

U.S. Hispanics Leaving Catholicism for Islam

With more than 50 million Hispanics living in the US, the Latino community is now the country’s biggest minority.

While most are brought up within the Catholic Church, a number of them are turning to Islam.

Precise figures are difficult to pin down as the US Census does not collect religious data, but estimates for the number of Latino Muslims vary between 100,000 and 200,000.

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