Most Muslim Nations (2005)
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Nations (population 200,000+) with the most Muslims according to the World Christian Database (2005).

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RankingNationAdherentsPercent
1Somalia 9,335,791 99.8
2Afghanistan 29,037,669 99.7
3Tunisia 10,323,881 99.5
4Western Sahara 526,829 99.4
5Mauritania 3,335,686 99.1
6Yemen 24,032,439 99.1
7Morocco 32,012,962 98.9
8Iran 74,059,995 98.6
9Maldives 309,086 98.4
10Comoros 679,208 98.3
11Algeria 34,685,807 97.9
12Turkey 73,745,237 97.4
13Iraq 30,626,040 97.3
14Djibouti 852,041 96.9
15Libya 6,325,171 96.6
16Pakistan 177,658,575 96.2
17Jordan 6,076,486 93.9
18Saudi Arabia 24,401,462 93.0
19Niger 14,760,051 92.9
20Syria 20,877,202 92.8
21Kosovo 1,866,993 89.6
22Senegal 11,447,835 89.0
23Bangladesh 146,090,117 88.9
24Turkmenistan 4,578,731 88.4
25Oman 2,558,375 88.1
26Azerbaijan 7,833,493 87.7
27Egypt 73,608,121 87.1
28Mali 11,559,783 86.8
29Tajikistan 6,114,629 86.4
30Kuwait 2,636,341 86.4
31Gambia, The 1,507,387 86.1
32Bahrain 674,631 83.6
33Qatar 1,259,535 83.5
34Uzbekistan 22,967,730 82.6
35Israeli Occupied Territories (Palestine) 3,554,047 80.6
36Indonesia 183,700,584 79.0
37United Arab Emirates 3,586,584 76.2
38Sudan 30,816,902 71.4
39Kyrgyzstan 3,864,409 69.6
40Guinea 7,093,432 68.7
41Albania 1,960,993 61.9
42Lebanon 2,470,012 58.1
43Chad 6,591,582 57.3
44Malaysia 15,800,061 56.6
45Brunei 227,370 55.9
46Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,083,765 55.4
47Kazakhstan 8,134,802 51.6
48Burkina Faso 8,374,739 51.4
49Eritrea 2,571,105 49.2
50Sierra Leone 2,708,204 46.4
51Nigeria 71,845,953 45.4
52Guinea-Bissau 690,279 41.9
53Ethiopia 29,467,942 34.7
54Tanzania 14,241,731 31.6
55Cote d'Ivoire 6,767,030 31.4
56Macedonia 591,868 29.0
57Benin 2,344,975 25.5
58Cyprus 192,780 21.9
59Cameroon 3,999,052 20.0
60Togo 1,312,333 19.4
61Israel 1,408,179 19.3
62Ghana 4,613,176 19.0
63Singapore 901,865 18.7
64Mauritius 218,491 16.9
65Mozambique 3,890,627 16.6
66Montenegro 103,001 16.5
67Liberia 657,867 16.0
68Suriname 83,171 15.9
69Central African Republic 659,954 14.7
70India 166,097,980 13.7
71Malawi 2,070,209 13.2
72Bulgaria 907,627 12.1
73Uganda 3,612,040 10.7
74Georgia 443,202 10.5
75Russia 14,585,122 10.4
76Sri Lanka 1,948,399 9.6
77France 5,354,443 8.6
78Guyana 62,726 8.2
79Trinidad and Tobago 96,554 7.2
80Serbia 542,185 7.0
81Kenya 2,834,963 6.9
82Philippines 6,164,477 6.6
83Thailand 4,377,997 6.4
84Fiji 53,240 6.2
85Netherlands 1,025,443 6.2
86Mongolia 134,608 5.0
87Rwanda 491,571 4.8
88Gabon 69,410 4.6
89Germany 3,743,461 4.6
90Austria 374,476 4.5
91Switzerland 326,166 4.3
92Greece 473,452 4.2
92Nepal 1,263,049 4.2
93Reunion 34,876 4.2
94Equatorial Guinea 28,053 4.1
95Timor-Leste 44,213 3.8
96Burma (Myanmar) 1,904,675 3.8
97Belgium 392,416 3.7
98Denmark 200,130 3.7
99Norway 143,351 3.0
100Sweden 261,122 2.8
101Cape Verde 14,210 2.8
102New Caledonia 7,010 2.8
103United Kingdom 1,640,725 2.7
104Italy 1,473,676 2.5
105Armenia 72,820 2.4
106South Africa 1,185,404 2.4
107Canada 792,064 2.3
108Croatia 100,806 2.3
109Ukraine 1,000,343 2.2
110Madagascar 399,334 2.0
111Australia 424,093 2.0
112Argentina 791,767 2.0
112Cambodia 293,341 2.0
113Slovenia 36,947 1.8
114China 20,843,228 1.6
114Spain 713,136 1.6
115United States (General) 4,805,776 1.5
116Congo, Republic of the 52,253 1.4
117Burundi 117,414 1.4
118Hong Kong 94,042 1.3
119Congo, Democratic Republic of the 728,142 1.1
119Zambia 141,229 1.1
120Luxembourg 4,962 1.0
121Barbados 2,443 1.0
122French Guiana 2,119 0.9
123New Zealand 35,670 0.8
124Zimbabwe 92,621 0.7
125Panama 25,268 0.7
126Ireland 30,543 0.7
127Swaziland 7,840 0.7
128Angola 110,225 0.6
129Belize 1,578 0.5
130Moldova 16,391 0.5
131Finland 24,184 0.5
132Chile 73,958 0.4
133Romania 88,847 0.4
134Taiwan 91,324 0.4
135Guadeloupe 1,728 0.4
136Venezuela 95,555 0.3
137Solomon Islands 1,691 0.3
138Estonia 3,701 0.3
139Botswana 5,418 0.3
140Belarus 25,259 0.3
141Latvia 5,655 0.3
141Malta 1,009 0.3
142Hungary 23,526 0.2
142Namibia 5,386 0.2
142Portugal 26,120 0.2
143Bhutan 1,593 0.2
144Martinique 881 0.2
145Macau 1,096 0.2
146Lithuania 6,266 0.2
147Vietnam 158,958 0.2
148Honduras 11,156 0.2
148Korea, (South) Republic of 71,049 0.2
149Japan 182,639 0.1
150Laos 7,594 0.1
151Brazil 192,780 0.1
152Iceland 291 0.1
152Jamaica 2,411 0.1
152Mexico 103,650 0.1
153Cuba 9,075 0.1
154Colombia 22,826 0.1
154Lesotho 959 0.1
155El Salvador 1,740 0.0
155Papua New Guinea 1,829 0.0
155Puerto Rico 1,159 0.0
156Bolivia 2,006 0.0
156Dominican Republic 2,250 0.0
156Haiti 2,404 0.0
156Nicaragua 990 0.0
156Poland 8,346 0.0
156Uruguay 506 0.0
157Czech Republic 1,322 0.0
157Ecuador 1,873 0.0
157Guatemala 1,150 0.0
157Korea, (North) Democratic Republic of 2,399 0.0
157Slovakia 520 0.0
158Bahamas, The 0 0.0
158Costa Rica 0 0.0
158French Polynesia 0 0.0
158Paraguay 0 0.0
158Peru 743 0.0
158Vanuatu 0 0.0


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The data presented in QuickLists are from a variety of sources including the U.S. Census Bureau's International Data Base, the U.S. State Department's International Religious Freedom Report, the United Nations Human Development Reports, and others.

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