Data Dictionary: Religion 2010 (InfoGroup)
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Data Source: Data collected by InfoGroup, organized by the ARDA, tabulated and processed by Social Explorer.
Universe: Total Number of Congregations
Variable Details
T11. Total Number of Congregations - Buddhist
Universe: Total Number of Congregations
T011_001Total Number of Congregations - Buddhist
Percent base:
None - percentages not computed (variable is table universe)
Aggregation method:
Addition
Formula used to compute this variable:
#ReturnType oretval = new #ReturnType(); oretval = ORG:T076_004; return oretval;
Variables used in the formula:
Buddhist Temples, Zen
Relevant Documentation:
Excerpt from: Social Explorer Religion 2010 Documentation. Data collected by the InfoGroup, organized by the ARDA, tabulated and processed by Social Explorer.
 
Buddhist
Buddhism: A world religion founded by Gautama, the Buddha in the fifth or fourth century (B.C.) in India. Teaching reincarnation and freedom from worldly attachments, Buddhism has three major branches: Theravada, Mahayana, and Vajrayana.