Monks praying at Borobudur, the largest Buddhist structure in the world, built by the Sailendra dynasty. … Buddhism has a long history in Indonesia, and is recognized as one of six official religions in Indonesia, along with Islam, Christianity (Protestantism and Catholicism), Hinduism and Confucianism.
Are there Buddhist in Indonesia?
Out of 226 million Indonesians, about 85 percent are Muslim. Indonesia’s ministry of religious affairs says just 1.2 percent of the population are Buddhists. WALUBI, the country’s biggest Buddhist organization, puts the number at 12-15 million, or as much as 6.6 percent of the population.
Is Indonesia was a Hindu country?
Hinduism in Indonesia, as of the 2018 census, is practised by about 1.74% of the total population, and almost 87% of the population in Bali. Hinduism is one of the six official religions of Indonesia.
Official Census (2018)
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