British map describing how civilized they meant the rest of the world was (1822)

“Clark’s chart of the world, exhibiting the prevailing religion, the form or government, state of civilization, and the population of each country.”

British map describing how civilized they meant the rest of the world was (1822)
Pink – savages, blue – barbarians, orange – half civilized, green – civilized, yellow – enlightened

The summary estimate in round number of Christian Population, distributed in various parts of the Globe in 1822.

  • Great Britain: Protestants – 11,500,000; Catholics – 5,500,000 (Total: 17,000,000)
  • Sweden: Protestants – 2,400,000 (Total: 1,750,000)
  • Norway: Protestants – 1,000,000 (Total: 1,000,000 )
  • Russia: Protestants – 3,000,000; Catholics – 5,000,000; Greeks – 35,000,000 (Total: 43,000,000)
  • Austria: Protestants – 1,250,000; Catholics – 18,750,000 (Total: 20,000,000)
  • Hungary: Protestants – 2,500,000; Catholics – 3,500,000; Greeks – 2,000,000 (Total: 8,000,000)
  • Prufsia: Protestants – 6,500,000; Catholics – 4,000,000 (Total: 10,000,000)
  • German States: Protestants – 8,250,000; Catholics – 5,250,000 (Total: 13,500,000)
  • Switzerland: Protestants – 1,200,000; Catholics – 500,000 (Total: 1,700,000)
  • Netherlands: Protestants – 1,750,000; Catholics – 3,250,000 (Total: 5,000,000)
  • France: Protestants – 1,750,000; Catholics – 27,500,000 (Total – 29,250,000)
  • Spain: Catholics – 11,350,000; Portugal: Catholics – 3,700,000 (Total: 15,050,000)
  • Italian States: Catholics – 16,000,000 (Total: 16,000,000)
  • Turkey: Catholics – 1,000,000; Greeks – 6,000,000 (Total: 7,000,000)
  • South America: Catholics – 15,000,000 (Total: 15,000,000)
  • Untied States: Protestants – 9,500,000; Catholics – 500,000 (Total: 10,000,000)
  • In various parts comprehending Australia, Polynesia etc.: Protestants – 1,500,000; Catholics – 1,000,000 (Total: 2,500,000)

The inhabitants of Europe arranged according to the religion they profess.

  • Roman Catholics – 100,000,000
  • Protestants – 42,000,000
  • Greek Church – 32,000,000
  • Menonites – 240,000
  • Methodists – 190,000
  • Baptists – 170,000
  • Unitarians – 50,000
  • Presby – 2,500,000
  • Quakers – 40,000
  • Mahometans – 2,630,000
  • Jews – 2,060,000
  • Moravians – 40,000
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