Muslim World Population Statistics

Countries around the world with Muslim populations of at least 10% or with more than 1 million.

* Muslim-majority Countries or at least 50% Muslim.

Unless otherwise noted, these are July 2012 estimates.

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About the Wikipedia Map above: Nations with a Muslim majority appear in green, while nations that are approximately 50% Muslim appear yellow.

Country | Population | Percentage of Muslims

* Afghanistan | 30,419,928 | 99%
* Albania | 3,002,859 | 70%
* Algeria | 37,367,226 | 99%
* Azerbaijan | 9,493,600 | 93.4%
* Bahrain | 1,248,348 | 81.2%
* Bangladesh | 161,083,804 | 89.5%
Benin | 9,598,787 | 24.4%
Bosnia and Herzegovina | 3,879,296 | 40%
* Brunei | 408,786 | 67%
Bulgaria | 7,037,935 | 12.2%
* Burkina Faso | 17,275,115 | 60%
Cameroon | 20,129,878 | 20%
Central African Republic (CAR) | 5,057,208 | 15%
* Chad | 10,975,648 | 53.1%
China | 1,343,239,923 | 1-2%
* Comoros | 737,284 | 98%
Congo DR | 73,599,190 | 10%
Cote d’lvoire | 21,952,093 | 38.6%
Cyprus | 1,138,071 | 18%
* Djibouti | 774,389 | 94%
* Egypt | 83,688,164 | 90%
* Eritrea | 6,086,495 | 50%
Ethiopia | 91,195,675 | 33.9%
Fiji | 890,057 | 6.3%
France | 65,630,692 | 5-10%
* Gambia, The | 1,840,454 | 90%
Georgia | 4,570,934 | 9.9%
Germany | 81,305,856 | 3.7
Ghana | 24,652,402 | 15.9%
* Guinea | 10,884,958 | 85%
Guinea Bissau | 1,628,603 | 50%
Guyana | 741,908 | 7.2%
India | 1,205,073,612 | 13.4%
* Indonesia | 248,645,008 | 86.1%
* Iran | 78,868,711 | 98%
* Iraq | 31,129,225 | 97%
Israel | 7,590,758 | 16.9%
* Jordan | 6,508,887 | 92%
Kazakhstan | 17,522,010 | 47%
Kenya | 43,013,341 | 10%
* Kuwait | 2,646,314 | 85%
* Kyrgyzstan | 5,496,737 | 75%
* Lebanon | 4,140,289 | 59.7%
Liberia | 3,887,886 | 20%
* Libya | 5,613,380 | 97%
Macedonia | 2,082,370 | 33.3% (2002 census)
Madagascar | 22,005,222 | 7%
Malawi | 16,323,044 | 13%
Malaysia | 29,179,952 | 60.4%
* Maldives | 394,451 | 99%
* Mali | 15,494,466 | 90%
* Mauritania | 3,359,185 | 100%
Mauritius | 1,313,095 | 16.6%
* Mayott | 223,765 | 97%
Montenegro | 657,394 | 17.7% (BBC)
* Morocco | 32,309,239 | 99%
Mozambique | 23,515,934 | 17.9%
Myanmar (Burma) | 54,584,650 | 4%
Nepal | 29,890,686 | 4.2%
* Niger | 16,344,687 | 80%
* Nigeria | 170,123,740 | 50%
* Oman | 3,090,150 | 85%
* Pakistan | 190,291,129 | 95%
Philippines | 103,775,002 | 5%
* Qatar | 1,951,591 | 77.5% (2001 census)
Russia | 142,517,670 | 10-15%
Rwanda | 11,689,696 | 4.6% (2001)
* Saudi Arabia | 26,534,504 | 100%
* Senegal | 12,969,606 | 94%
Serbia | 7,276,604 (3.2%) + Kosovo – 1,836,529 (90%) (BBC)
* Sierra Leone | 5,485,998 | 60%
Singapore | 5,353,494 | 14.9%
* Somalia | 10,085,638 | 99%
Sri Lanka | 21,481,334 | 7.6%
* Sudan | 34,206,710 (includes South Sudan: 10,625,176 | 70%
Suriname | 560,157 | 19.6%
* Syria | 22,530,746 | 84%
* Tajikistan | 7,768,385 | 90% (2003 census)
Tanzania | 46,912,768 | 35%
Thailand | 67,091,089 | 4.6%
Togo | 6,961,049 | 20%
* Tunisia | 10,732,900 | 98%
* Turkey | 79,749,461 | 99.8%
* Turkmenistan | 5,054,828 | 89%
Uganda | 33,640,833 | 12.1% (2002 census)
* UAE (United Arab Emirates) | 5,314,317 | 96%
UK (United Kingdom) | 63,047,162 | 2.7% (2001 census)
USA (United States) | 313,847,465 | 1.7% (2002 census)
* Uzbekistan | 28,394,180 | 88%
Western Sahara | 522,928 | 99%
* Yemen | 24,771,809 | 99%

NOTE

Since 30-Days of Prayer for the Muslim World began in 1992 we have prayed for all of these countries. (Follow the Links above for details.)

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[Green represents a Sunni majority and blue represents a Shia majority. (A Wikipedia image.)]

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Demographics:

One fifth of the world population is statistically Islam. Muslims are the majority in 52 nations (June 2008 estimates).

* 3-11 million Muslims in the Americas (estimates vary greatly)
- 5-8 million Muslims in Canada and the United States
- 1-3 million Muslims in Latin America

* 84 million Muslims in Europe (including Turkey)
- 10 million Muslims in Western Europe, mostly in the UK, France, Germany
- 7 million Muslims in the Balkans, mostly in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Albania and Republic of Macedonia
- 67 million Muslims in Turkey

* 284 million Muslims in the Middle East or Arab League

* 254 million Muslims in Sub-Saharan Africa

* 103 million Muslims in Central Asia
- 49 million Muslims in the former republics of the Soviet Union: Central Asia – in Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan
- 26 million Muslims in Russia
- 28 million Muslims in Afghanistan

* 450 million Muslims in South Asia
- 156 million Muslims in Pakistan
- 127 million Muslims in Bangladesh
- 174 million Muslims in India

* 289 million Muslims in East Asia
- 30 million Muslims in China
- 209 million Muslims in Indonesia (the largest National Muslim community in the world)
- 30 million Muslims in the rest of South-East Asia, especially Malaysia and Brunei.
- Small populations in Japan, Mongolia, North Korea or the South Pacific

* Over 1.5 billion in total

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Comments


  1. May lord show them the way and the truth that the devil is strong in its trickeries.


  2. i need an explaination for this besides death threats.

  3. @mike.. u cant fight God… ur effort is in vain.. God’s religion will grow in every blink of ur eyes….if u want any kind of help..or wanna prove Islam is wrong..and prove ur religion is correct whatever it is… [edited, Admin]

  4. With respect in Kazakhstan over 70% of the population is Muslim(2009 census).
    In regards to Christianity theres too much stacked against it.

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