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Religion

After forty years of official suppression, a question concerning religious faith was again included in the most recent census. The results show that more than 50% of the population describe themselves as atheist; in Northern Bohemia this group makes up some three quarters of the population.

Percent of population who describe themselves as "religious": 43.9%

Roman Catholic 39.0 %
Protestant 2.5 %
Czech Hussite 1.7 %
Other 0.7 %
Atheist 39.9 %
Unidentified 16.2 %