USA Muslim Population Statistics

State

Population In 1990

Muslim Population

Muslims as a Percentage

Alabama

4,040,587

8,081

0.2 %

Alaska

550,043

0

0 %

Arizona

3,665,228

7,330

0.2 %

Arkansas

2,350,725

0

0 %

California

29,760,021

178,560

0.6 %

Colorado

3,294,394

0

0 %

Connecticut

3,287,116

3,287

0.1 %

Delaware

666,168

0

0 %

District Of Columbia

606,900

3,641

0.6 %

Florida

12,937,926

12,938

0.1 %

Georgia

6,478,216

19,435

0.3 %

Hawaii

1,108,229

0

0 %

Idaho

1,006,749

0

0 %

Illinois

11,430,602

45,722

0.4 %

Indiana

5,544,159

5,544

0.1 %

Iowa

2,776,755

0

0 %

Kansas

2,477,574

2,478

0.1 %

Kentucky

3,685,296

0

0 %

Louisiana

4,219,973

4,220

0.1 %

Maine

1,227,928

0

0 %

Maryland

4,781,468

9,563

0.2 %

Massachusetts

6,016,425

24,066

0.4 %

Michigan

9,295,297

27,886

0.3 %

Minnesota

4,375,099

4,375

0.1 %

Mississippi

2,573,216

0

0 %

Missouri

5,117,073

0

0 %

Montana

799,065

0

0 %

Nebraska

1,578,385

0

0 %

Nevada

1,201,833

2,404

0.2 %

New Hampshire

1,109,252

0

0 %

New Jersey

7,730,188

46,381

0.6 %

New Mexico

1,515,069

0

0 %

New York

17,990,455

143,924

0.8 %

North Carolina

6,628,637

13,257

0.2 %

North Dakota

638,800

0

0 %

Ohio

10,847,115

43,388

0.4 %

Oklahoma

3,145,585

0

0 %

Oregon

2,842,321

2,842

0.1 %

Pennsylvania

11,881,643

35,645

0.3 %

Rhode Island

1,003,464

4,014

0.4 %

South Carolina

3,486,703

6,973

0.2 %

South Dakota

696,004

2,088

0.3 %

Tennessee

4,877,185

4,877

0.1 %

Texas

16,986,510

33,973

0.2 %

Utah

1,722,850

0

0 %

Vermont

562,758

0

0 %

Virginia

6,187,358

12,375

0.2 %

Washington

4,866,692

0

0 %

West Virginia

1,793,477

1,793

0.1 %

Wisconsin

4,891,769

9,784

0.2 %

Wyoming

453,588

0

0 %

Source: Kosmin, Barry & Seymour Lachman. One Nation Under God: Religion in Contemporary American Society; Harmony Books: New York (1993), pg. 88-93.

Table 3-1: Religious Composition of State Populations, 1990 (%). Self-identification of religious loyalty, phone survey w/ 113,000 people; by City U. of New York.


Last Updated on 9/16/99
By Huma Ahmad

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