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Mass attendance is highest in Nigeria, lowest in Netherlands

January 27, 2023

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CWN Editor's Note: The Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) has published data on Mass attendance in three dozen nations, ranging from Nigeria (where 94% of Catholics attend Mass at least once a week) to the Netherlands (7%).

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  • Posted by: Randal Mandock - Jan. 28, 2023 12:25 PM ET USA

    A very significant--and intuitive--report on the state of Catholicism and religious self-awareness in 36 countries. The survey results and analysis are very much in line with our own daily perceptions built up from advertence to reliable news sources over the last few decades.