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Plummeting faith
The increasing popularity of atheism in America — and more in our collection of surprising facts and figures
 
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5
Percent of Americans who identify as atheists, according to a new poll by the Global Index of Religiosity and Atheism

1
Percent of Americans who identified as atheists in the 2005 poll

13
Percent of people worldwide who identify as atheists 

Source: Slate

 

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