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


Source

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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