Revealed: Islam officially Manchester's fastest growing religion, expanding more than twice as fast as Christianity
Islam is officially Manchester's fastest growing religion and is expanding at more than double the rate of Christianity, MM can reveal.
University of Manchester data analysed by MM revealed that Islam is out-growing every other religion in the city.
According to the data 12.5% of those identifying themselves as Muslim in the 2011 census were aged between 0-4.
This is more than double the 5.6% of Christians aged 0-4 and significantly larger those of no religion at 6.8%.
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