Zwischen fast 60[1] und über 70 Prozent[2] der Ghanaer sollen zu den Christen zählen, unter denen es auch viele Afrikanische Kirchen gibt. Variants    Ismaili faith: A sect of Shia Islam, its adherents are also known as "Seveners," because they believe that the rightful seventh Imam in Islamic leadership was Isma'il, the elder son of Imam Jafar al-Sadiq. Fertility in Ghana. Sikhism emphasizes equality of humankind and disavows caste, class, or gender discrimination. In Ghana soll die Mehrheit Anhänger eines christlichen Glaubens sein. Voodoo/Vodun: a form of spirit and ancestor worship combined with some Christian faiths, especially Catholicism. Mit Zunahme des Bildungsstandes und des Wohlstands nimmt die Anhängerschaft unter den traditionellen Religionen stark ab, doch in Krisenzeiten suchen viele Ghanaer den Beistand traditioneller Heiler oder Priester. Zwischen fast 60 und über 70 Prozent der Ghanaer sollen zu den Christen zählen, unter denen es auch viele Afrikanische Kirchen gibt. Gabun | Shintoism - A native animist tradition of Japan, Shinto practice is based upon the premise that every being and object has its own spirit or kami. Santeria: practiced in Cuba, the merging of the Yoruba religion of Nigeria with Roman Catholicism and native Indian traditions. Die Ahnen werden häufig um ihren Beistand gebeten und sollen Reichtum bringen. Republik Kongo | Die meisten der ghanaischen Muslime leben im Norden des Landes. Tunesien | Sikhism - Founded by the Guru Nanak (born 1469), Sikhism believes in a non-anthropomorphic, supreme, eternal, creator God; centering one's devotion to God is seen as a means of escaping the cycle of rebirth. Das Land grenzt im Westen an die Elfenbeinküste, östlich an Togo und im Landesinneren an Burkina Faso. Das 2005 letztmals erschienene Spiegel Jahrbuch gab 38 % Anhänger traditioneller Religionen, 30 % Muslime und nur 24 % Christen an. Anderen Quellen zufolge sind jeweils 30 Prozent der Bevölkerung Muslime und Christen, während 40 % traditionellen Religionen folgen. Explore the latest news and statistics on religion in Ghana, including demographics, restrictions and more. Kamerun | No matter how big or small the differences are, human instinct is to think that they are always right. The oldest Protestant Christianities include Lutheranism, Calvinism (Presbyterians), and Anglican Christianity (Episcopalians), which have established liturgies, governing structure, and formal clergy. The Ghana country health profiles provide an overview of the situation and trends of priority health problems and the health systems profile, including a description of institutional frameworks, trends in the national response, key issues and challenges. Ghana - Ghana - Independence: Nkrumah saw independent Ghana as a spearhead for the liberation of the rest of Africa from colonial rule and the establishment of a socialist African unity under his leadership. Christianity - Descending from Judaism, Christianity's central belief maintains Jesus of Nazareth is the promised messiah of the Hebrew Scriptures, and that his life, death, and resurrection are salvific for the world. Für die Ghanaer hängt ihre spirituelle Welt an vielen Stellen mit der realen Welt zusammen. Konkomba people at 3.5%. Popular statistical tables, country (area) and regional profiles . Many protestant theologies emphasize the primary role of scripture in their faith, advocating individual interpretation of Christian texts without the mediation of a final religious authority such as the Roman Pope. Amerika | Der Islam kommt in seiner sunnitischen Ausrichtung vor, das heißt, die meisten Muslime Ghanas folgen den Richtlinien der Maliki-Gesetzesschule. Botswana | Von einzelnen ethnischen Gruppen werden zudem die ihrer traditionellen Religion entsprechenden Feste gefeiert. Modern Judaism has three basic categories of faith: Orthodox, Conservative, and Reform/Liberal. Nigeria | Anytime religious differences occur, it is almost a given their will be feuding. Kenia | We-Fi WeTour Women in Tourism Enterprise Survey 2019 . Dschibuti | Hinduism - Originating in the Vedic civilization of India (second and first millennium B.C. Shamanistic beliefs are organized around a shaman or medicine man who - as an intermediary between the human and spirit world - is believed to be able to heal the sick (by healing their souls), communicate with the spirit world, and help souls into the afterlife through the practice of entering a trance. Modekngei: a hybrid of Christianity and ancient Palauan culture and oral traditions founded around 1915 on the island of Babeldaob. A value below 2.1 will cause the native population to decline . Ghana. Die Chiefs (Stammeshäuptlinge) und die Familienoberhäupter üben häufig hohe Kulthandlungen aus, doch gibt es auch Priester, die einem Gott oder einem Schrein zugeschrieben werden und durch welche die verehrte Gottheit nicht selten in Trance spricht. Kirant: the belief system of the Kirat, a people who live mainly in the Himalayas of Nepal. Zoroastrianism - Originating from the teachings of Zoroaster in about the 9th or 10th century B.C., Zoroastrianism may be the oldest continuing creedal religion. The Catholic Church has a comprehensive theological and moral doctrine specified for believers in its catechism, which makes it unique among most forms of Christianity. Unlike Theravada Buddhism, Mahayana schools maintain the Buddha-nature is present in all beings and all will ultimately achieve enlightenment. Ghana, officially called the Republic of Ghana, is a sovereign multinational state and unitary presidential constitutional democracy, located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa. Sudan | Indigenous religions, while widespread and deep-rooted, lack a systematic body of doctrines. Ruanda | Traditionelle Religion: 38,2% 3. Several schools and sects of Buddhism exist, differing often on the nature of the Buddha, the extent to which enlightenment can be achieved - for one or for all, and by whom - religious orders or laity. Hindus may worship one or many deities, usually with prayer rituals within their own home. 6,47. Sierra Leone | The Akan is the biggest ethnic community representing 47.5% of Ghana's population. Nach Angaben des Auswärtigen Amtes[1] verteilt sich die Bevölkerung gegenwärtig folgendermaßen: In Ghana gehören ca. USA. Mauretanien | ANTAL CHRISTIANS I GHANA, JäMFöRT MED CAYMANöARNA Hur många finns det Christians i Ghana, jämfört med Caymanöarna? Hexenlagern, vor allem im Norden des Landes.[9]. 1,90. The goal of religious life is to learn to act so as to finally achieve liberation (moksha) of one's soul, escaping the rebirth cycle. Taoism - Chinese philosophy or religion based upon Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching, which centers on belief in the Tao, or the way, as the flow of the universe and the nature of things. 4.3% of the population is white. Darunter folgen die Anzahl der aufgenommenen Flüchtlinge (grün) und die der abgelehnten Anträge (rot). Australien und Ozeanien | Tansania | Orthodox churches are highly nationalist and ethnic. März 2021 um 11:09 Uhr bearbeitet. Das Christentum in Ghana umfasst gemäß der Volkszählung von 2010 ca. Liberia | Ismaili tradition awaits the return of the seventh Imam as the Mahdi, or Islamic messianic figure. The key ethical tenets of Zoroastrianism expressed in its scripture, the Avesta, are based on a dualistic worldview where one may prevent chaos if one chooses to serve God and exercises good thoughts, good words, and good deeds. Insbesondere mit dem traditionellen Glauben vermischen sich die christlichen Hauptströmungen und Sekten ebenso wie der Islam. Eritrea | Other variants on Protestant Christianity, including Pentecostal movements and independent churches, may lack one or more of these elements, and their leadership and beliefs are individualized and dynamic. Religion. Prior to the spread of Islam, Zoroastrianism dominated greater Iran. It is supranational, and recognizes a hierarchical structure with the Pope, or Bishop of Rome, as its head, located at the Vatican. In regard to religion it is usually characterized as neither a belief nor non belief in a deity. teachings of Siddhartha Gautama (also known as Gautama Buddha "the enlightened one"). Its practitioners believe that each person has a destiny and eventually transcends to merge with the divine creator and source of all energy, Olorun. Definition: This entry is an ordered listing of religions by adherents starting with the largest group and sometimes includes the percent of total population. A Total Fertility Rate (TFR) of 2.1 represents the Replacement-Level Fertility: the average number of children per woman needed for each generation to exactly replace itself without needing international immigration. Divine revelation of principles and prohibitions in the Hebrew Scriptures form the basis of Jewish law, or halakhah, which is a key component of the faith. Taoists believe the esoteric world is made up of a perfect harmonious balance and nature, while in the manifest world - particularly in the body - balance is distorted. Confucianism: an ideology that humans are perfectible through self-cultivation and self-creation; developed from teachings of the Chinese philosopher Confucius. Noch im Jahr 1960 wurden bei der ersten Volkszählung nach Erlangung der Unabhängigkeit folgende Religionszugehörigkeiten festgehalten: 1. The Three Jewels of the Tao - compassion, simplicity, and humility - serve as the basis for Taoist ethics. So bleiben die Bindungen innerhalb der ursprünglichen Religionsgemeinschaft, die häufig auch zugleich die Dorfgemeinschaft ist, lange auch in der Ferne erhalten. Buddhism ascribes to a karmic system of rebirth. Zentralafrikanische Republik, Andere Gebiete Guinea | Adherents believe that salvation comes through Jesus' death and resurrection, like Christianity, but additionally that living a spiritually pure life following strict codes of conduct is required for salvation. In den traditionellen Religionen gibt es in der Regel ein höchstes Wesen, welches aufgrund seiner Mächtigkeit zu sehr respektiert wird, als dass es sich für die alltägliche Anbetung eignet. Die Fischer-Weltalmanach-Ausgaben 2011 bis 2015[3] gaben hingegen 20 % Protestanten (Presbyterianer, Methodisten, Baptisten und charismatische Bewegungen), 10 % Katholiken, 30 % Muslime und 40 % Anhänger indigener Religionen an. Länderinformationen des Auswärtigen Amtes über Ghana, St. Helena, Ascension und Tristan da Cunha,, „Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike“. Baha'i revelation contends the prophets of major world religions reflect some truth or element of the divine, believes all were manifestations of God given to specific communities in specific times, and that Baha'u'llah is an additional prophet meant to call all humankind. (212) 419-8286 In seiner ersten Ausgabe von gab der Fischer Weltalmanach für 1960 einen christlichen Anteil von nur 12,2 % (400.000 Katholiken und 200.000 Protestanten von 4,91 Mio. By Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) Submitted on: 05 Aug, 2020. Der traditionelle Glaube teilt den Ahnen zudem die Rolle der Überwacher und Lenker zu. View more Data & Statistics. Ghana - Ghana - Religion: More than one-half of the population is Christian, about one-fifth is Muslim, and a small segment adheres to the traditional indigenous religions. Basic Groupings    Catholicism (or Roman Catholicism): This is the oldest established western Christian church and the world's largest single religious body. Jahrhundert und hatte seine Ursache weniger in einer planvollen Missionierungsarbeit. Lesotho | Algerien | Catholics believe the Pope is the divinely ordered head of the Church from a direct spiritual legacy of Jesus' apostle Peter. Bahais are an open community, located worldwide, with the greatest concentration of believers in South Asia. Most Hindus believe the soul, or atman, is eternal, and goes through a cycle of birth, death, and rebirth (samsara) determined by one's positive or negative karma, or the consequences of one's actions. Mosambik | Pfingstkirchen (28,3 Prozent) und protestantischen Glaubensgemeinschaften (18,4 Prozent) an, zudem gibt es noch die Römisch-katholische Kirche (13,1 Prozent) und anderen christlichen Konfessionen (11,4 Prozent).[8].