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