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El Calvario Church in León, Nicaragua – Best Places In The World To Retire – International Living
Yes, there is religious freedom and religious tolerance in Nicaragua. Even inside my family we have different religions and we do respect each other. 
 
More than 80 percent of the population of Nicaragua belongs to Christian groups. Roman Catholicism remains the dominant religion. According to the 2005 census by the government's Nicaraguan Institute of Statistics and Census, 58.5 percent of the population was Catholic and 21.6 percent was evangelical Protestant, a category that included Assemblies of God, Pentecostals, Mennonites, and Baptists. 
 
Now, there are also some English services offered in Managua and Granada. Make sure to check on that during your visit, I'm sure you will feel comfortable. 
 
(El Calvario Church in León, Nicaragua, pictured.)
Carolyn Membreño of León Travel Bureau – Best Places In The World To Retire User Account
Cathedral, Leon, Nicaragua – Best Places In The World To Retire – International LivingYes, there is religious freedom in Nicaragua. About 70% of the population of Nicaragua is Catholic. There are Catholic churches everywhere here but there are also many other religious groups such as Jehovah’s Witnesses, Baptists, Protestants, etc. Most of the religions that exist here are Christian but in general, whatever church you decide to join there is not discrimination or intolerance.   
 
( Basilica de la Asuncion Cathedral, Leon, Nicaragua, pictured.)
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Catholic church in Somoto, Nicaragua – Best Places In The World To Retire – International LivingThere is 100% religious freedom and tolerance in Nicaragua.  
 
I believe they passed that law in ’96 that guaranteed complete religious freedom. I mean, we don’t have a huge Muslim population here, perhaps about 500. We have Evangelical, Mormons, Catholic, Protestant, everything—it’s total freedom of religion
 
In addition to the law, Nicaraguans are very tolerant of other religions.
 
(Catholic church during Lent in Somoto, Nicaragua, pictured.)
Eddy Marin-Ruiz of The Mortgage Store Nicaragua – Best Places In The World To Retire User Account
Jehovah's Witness – Best Places In The World To Retire – International LivingNicaragua is a very religious country that is predominantly Catholic. There are strong roots of Catholicism in Nicaragua, as well as a lot of Christian movements in Nicaragua in the past 10 years. There are a lot of missionaries and a lot of missionary teams visiting here, too.
 
We also have other religions present in Nicaragua. Freedom of religion is very well protected in Nicaragua even if you are not a Christian or a Catholic. 
 
There is a mosque in Managua and there are Jehovah’s’ Witness centers throughout the country of Nicaragua as well. There are many religions present in the country.
 
(Kingdom Hall for the Jehovah's Witness, Salón del Reino de los Testigos de Jehová, pictured.)
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There is religious freedom in Nicaragua, which is protected under the constitution of Nicaragua, so you are free to practice any religion that you wish as long as it is not harmful to other people. Nicaraguans are tolerant of other religions. Most people in Nicaragua, however, are Catholic.

In Nicaragua, there are a lot of Evangelical Protestants, who comprise about 21% of the population. 59% of the population is Roman Catholic so that makes up for most of the people here. Then it breaks up to about 2% Jehovah’s Witnesses, 1% for other religions, and 15% of the population have no religion.
 
(Jehovah's Witnesses Kingdom Hall in Nicaragua, pictured.)
Daniel Bolanos of Hacienda & Ecolodge Morgan´s Rock – Best Places In The World To Retire User Account
Guadalupe_Church_Granada_Nicaragua Catholic Church – Best Places In The World To Retire – International LivingThere is religious freedom in Nicaragua. I do not see that anybody discriminates against anyone else because of their difference in religion. There are families of Muslim descent here and there are Catholics, and no one seems to have a problem.
 
(Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Granada, Nicaragua, pictured.)

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