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Swiss Catholic population dropping as exodus continues

November 02, 2023

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CWN Editor's Note: The Catholic population of Switzerland dropped by 1.3% in 2022, as a record 34,561 people left the Church, official statistics show.

The figures show 1,080 people entering the Catholic Church in Switzerland that year. Thus for every new Catholic, 32 Catholics depart.

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