DIVERSITY & A surprising map of the world’s most and least religiously diverse countries #PewResearch

Commentary by Dr. Whitesel: “To me this is a reminder that because America is not as diverse as it thinks, that Americans may not be as sensitive to inter-religious differences and preferences. (See Spiritual Waypoints, 2010, chapter 16, 15 and 14 for ideas how to better communicate the Good News with people of different faiths.)  This also means in America we will need to work harder to understand and communicate to people of different faiths and cultures, because the religious cultural mix in America is not as robust as it is even just to our north in Canada or around the globe.”

A surprising map of the world’s most and least religiously diverse countries

by Max Fisher on April 15, 2014

“The world’s most and least religiously diverse countries may not be quite what you think, judging by an extensive report by Pew that scores and ranks countries on religious diversity by indexing survey data with a mathematical model. The results, to be honest, really surprised me.

Here’s the data mapped out, with the most religiously diverse countries in blue and the least diverse in yellow:”

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Read more at … http://www.vox.com/2014/4/15/5617068/a-surprising-map-of-the-worlds-most-and-least-religiously-diverse