How Many Muslims are there in the World

Muslims are the members of the Islamic community around the world. Muslims are divided in two main branches: Sunni (90%) and Shia (10%).

Islam is nowadays the second largest religion in the world just after Christianity.

The last data available is from 2015. Total number of Muslims is 1,8 billion which represents 24% of total world population.


The country with more Muslims is Indonesia with an estimated number of 225 millions, followed by Pakistan with 204 millions, India with 189 millions, Bangladesh with 148 millions and Nigeria with 93 millions.

The continents with more Muslims is Asia with 1,8 billions followed by Africa with 550 millions, Europe with 44 millions and America with 4 millions, Oceania has estimated 600.000 Muslims.


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