Population of Muslims around the World


Important NOTES:


Country Est. Pop. Muslim Est. Pop. in 1998 Percent Muslim Data Source
Indonesia 185259375 212941810 87 cia
India 137760516 984003683 14 cia
Bangladesh 112641663 127567002 88.3 cia
Pakistan 131081139 135135195 97 cia
Turkey 64437378 64566511 99.8 cia
Iran 68270332 68959931 99 cia
Egypt 62087004 66050004 94 cia
China 37107440 1236914658 3 cia
Ethiopia 29195175 58390351 50 cia
Russian Federation 6902468 146861022 4.7 islamicweb
Nigeria 55266121 110532242 50 cia
Morocco 28736009 29114497 98.7 cia
Algeria 30175985 30480793 99 cia
Sudan 23485386 33550552 70 cia
Uzbekistan 20930202 23784321 88 cia
Saudi Arabia 20785955 20785955 100 cia
Iraq 21070618 21722287 97 cia
Afghanistan 24544451 24792375 99 cia
Yemen 16224083 16387963 99 cia
Syrian Arab Rep. 15005954 16673282 90 cia
Malaysia 12141082 20932901 58 cia
Somalia 6841695 6841695 100 cia
Kazakhstan 7918000 16846808 47 cia
Tunisia 9192795 9380404 98 cia
Tanzania 10713069 30608769 35 cia
Mali 9097712 10108569 90 cia
Azerbaijan 7337108 7855576 93.4 cia
Ivory Coast (Cote D'Ivoire) 9267738 15446231 60 cia
Senegal 8945297 9723149 92 cia
Niger 7737478 9671848 80 cia
United States 5676546 270311756 2.1 brittanica
Burkina Faso 5633196 11266393 50 cia
Tajikistan 5117080 6020095 85 cia
Libya Arab Jamahiriy 5520005 5690727 97 cia
Jordan 4257579 4434978 96 cia
Ghana 5549162 18497206 30 cia
Kyrgyzstan 3391710 4522281 75 cia
Philippines 3886293 77725862 5 cia
Turkmenistan 3824889 4297629 89 cia
Zaire 4900051 49000511 10 cia
Chad 3679756 7359512 50 cia
Guinea 6355543 7477110 85 cia
Mozambique 3728293 18641469 20 cia
Uganda 3546751 22167195 16 cia
Thailand 2281419 60037366 3.8 cia
Mauritania 2511473 2511473 100 cia
Serbia and Montenegro 2129147 11,206,039 19 cia
Oman 2292683 2363591 97 cia
Sierra Leone 3048002 5080004 60 cia
Burma 1892213 47,305,319 4 cia
Kuwait 1626292 1913285 85 cia
Malawi 1968094 9840474 20 cia
Eritrea 1921218 3842436 50 www.NetAfrica.org/eritrea/
Cameroon 2404709 15029433 16 cia
Lebanon 1488428 3505794 70 cia
Bosnia And Herzegovina 1346290 3365727 40 cia
Sri Lanka 1514684 18933558 8 cia
Germany 1395350 82079454 1.7 cia
Kenya 1700224 28337071 6 cia
Bulgaria 1071255 8240426 13 cia
West Bank 1167689 1,556,919 75 cia
Albania 2331527 3330754 70 cia
Gaza Strip 1040469 1,054,173 98.7 cia
United Kingdom 1002492 58970119 1.7 cia
Zambia 1135288 9460736 12 cia
United Arab Emirates 827520 862000 96 cia
Israel 790155 5643966 14 cia
Italy 681392 56782748 1.2 brittanica
Argentina 725309 36265463 2 islamicweb
Benin 915119 6100799 15 cia
South Africa 856690 42834520 2 cia
Gambia 1162672 1291858 90 cia
Macedonia 602816 2009387 30 cia
Netherlands 629244 15731112 4 brittanica
Georgia 561938 5108527 11 cia
France 588049 58804944 1 cia
Madagascar 1012375 14462509 7 cia
Bahrain 520653 520653 100 cia
Nepal 710952 23698421 3 cia
Spain 391340 39133996 1 cia
Singapore 536118 3490356 15.36 census
Guinea Bissau 542839 1206311 45 cia
Liberia 554380 2771901 20 cia
Central African Republic 506365 3375771 15 cia
Qatar 662269 697126 95 cia
Comoros 469154 545528 86 cia
Belgium 282862 10174922 2.78 unknown
Canada 246680 27408898 0.9 www.statcan.ca
Maldives 290211 290211 100 cia
Romania 227890 22788969 1 unknown
Belarus 208181 10409050 2 cia
Togo 490582 4905827 10 cia
Australia 204744 18613087 1.1 www.abs.gov.au
Congo 53162 2658123 2 cia
Chile 207028 14787781 1.4 library
Mauritius 193930 1168256 16.6 cia
Brunei Darussalam 198633 315292 63 cia
Japan 149342 124451938 0.12 riseap
Mayotte 140525 141,944 99 cia
Greece 138607 10662138 1.3 cia
Cyprus 134817 748982 18 cia
Panama 109438 2735943 4 islamicweb
Cambodia 113395 11339562 1 islamicweb
Venezuela 101244 22803409 0.5 unknown
Denmark 96005 5333617 1.8 islamicweb
Sweden 88867 8886738 1 unknown
Zimbabwe 110441 11044147 1 cia
Mongolia 103141 2578530 4 cia
Bhutan 95415 1908307 5 library
Western Sahara 233730 233730 100 cia
Trinidad & Tobago 66996 1116595 6 cia
Armenia 68435 3421775 2 unknown
Rwanda 79561 7956172 1 cia
Suriname 83884 427980 19.6 cia
Switzerland 68754 7260357 1 unknown
Guyana 63716 707954 9 cia
Vanuatu 0 185204 0 riseap
Djibouti 414283 440727 94 cia
Taiwan 61343 21908135 0.28 riseap
Fiji 64208 802611 8 cia
Croatia 56059 4671584 1.2 cia
Burundi 55373 5537387 1 cia
Norway 42007 4286401 0.98 www.ssb.no/english
Vietnam 45741 76236259 0.06 riseap
Hong Kong 36888 6,706,965 0.55 census
Korea Dem. People's Rep. 34572 23048000 0.15 riseap
Hungary 30971 10323708 0.3 unknown
Laos 29324 5260842 0.99 census
Slovenia 19717 1971739 1 cia
Reunion 14101 705053 2 cia
Austria 10288 7914127 0.13 census
New Zealand 9983 3442500 0.29 riseap
New Caledonia 4999 166640 3 riseap
Gabon 4158 462000 0.9 cia
Poland 3831 38309226 0.01 unknown
Equatorial Guinea 3482 348150 1 uknown
Gibraltar 2300 28744 8 cia
Macau 2017 429,152 0.47 census
Guadeloupe 1844 368796 0.5 unknown
Aruba (Neth.) 1667 66687 2.5 cia
Finland 1014 5067620 0.02 census
Barbados 817 255200 0.32 census
Anguilla 16 10500 0.2 Anguilla Islamic Society: http://axaislam.homestead.com



Last Updated on 9/20/99
Created by
Huma Ahmad