20 Countries That Don’t Believe in God Most in the World, Many from Asia Lifestyle – 7 hours ago

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – Atheism, in the broadest sense, is not believing in the existence of God. People who adhere to atheism are called atheists.

In Indonesia, atheism is still considered taboo. Moreover, the religion column must be filled in on the KTP, which means the state assumes that all residents believe in the existence of God.

In many cases, being an atheist not only means rejecting religious labels and beliefs, but most atheists also express negative views when asked about the role of religion in society, according to a report from the Pew Research Center.


So, which countries have the largest atheist population in the world? The following is an explanation of data from the Pew Research Center’s Religious Composition by Country, which was published in 2022.

1. Czech Republic

Percentage of Atheist Population: 78.4 percent

2. North Korea

Percentage of Atheist Population: 71.3 percent

3. Estonia

Percentage of Atheist Population: 60.2 percent

4. Japan

Percentage of Atheist Population: 60 percent

5. Hong Kong

Percentage of Atheist Population: 54.7 percent

6. China

Percentage of Atheist Population: 51.8 percent

7. South Korea

Percentage of Atheist Population: 46.6 percent

8. Latvia

Percentage of Atheist Population: 45.3 percent

9. Netherlands

Percentage of Atheist Population: 44.3 percent

10. Uruguay

Percentage of Atheist Population: 41.5 percent

11. New Zealand

Percentage of Atheist Population: 39.6 percent

12. Mongolia

Percentage of Atheist Population: 36.5 percent

13. France

Percentage of Atheist Population: 31.9 percent

14. Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Percentage of Atheist Population: 31.2 percent

15. Belgium

Percentage of Atheist Population: 31 percent

16. Vietnam

Percentage of Atheist Population: 29.9 percent

17. Sweden

Percentage of Atheist Population: 29 percent

18. Australia

Percentage of Atheist Population: 28.6 percent

19. Belarus

Percentage of Atheist Population: 28.6 percent

20. Luxembourg

Percentage of Atheist Population: 26.7 percent

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