Religión y Religiosidad en Uruguay
Mariana Gerstenblüth and
Maximo Rossi ()
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Zuleika Ferre: Departamento de Economía, Facultad de Ciencias Sociales, Universidad de la República
No 2609, Documentos de Trabajo (working papers) from Department of Economics - dECON
This paper presents descriptive data about religion and religiosity in Uruguay. Data is analyzed related to several topics such as tolerance, religious beliefs, spirituality and politics. Our dataset is the Religion and Religiosity National Public Opinion Survey (2008), carried out by the Department of Economics (dECON-FCS / ISSP). Data shows that more than half of the population is catholic and 30% has no religion. Although the intensity of the religious practice is low, this contrasts with a significant trend towards spirituality instead of a formal and organized religious practice.
Keywords: Religion; religiosity; tolerance (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: A14 D01 Z13 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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