Religious Denomination (*)

Patients without Restrictions Food Religious n (fr)

Patients with Restrictions Food Religious n (fr)

Total Sample n (fr)

Roman Catholic

149 (58.7%)

0 (0.0%)

149 (54.9%)

Evangelical Pentecostal Origin

36 (14.2%)

5 (30.8%)

41 (15.1%)

Spiritualist

13 (5.1%)

3 (23.2)

16 (6.0%)

Evangelical Mission

9 (3.5%)

6 (30.8%)

15 (5.5%)

Umbanda

6 (2.4%)

2 (7.6%)

8 (3.0%)

Jehova´s Witness

2 (0.8%)

0 (0.0%)

2 (0.8%)

Orthodox Catholic

0 (0.0%)

1 (7.6%)

1 (0.4%)

No religion

39 (15.3%)

0 (0.0%)

39 (14.3%)

Total

254 (100.0%)

17 (100.0%)

271 (100.0%)


(*) According to the classification of religious denominations in accordance with the criteria of IBGE/2000
Table 2: Religious denomination reported by participants with and without dietary restrictions for religious reasons (n = 152).