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Variables: Total number of Hindus by country and percent of population that are Hindus: Followers of the main Hindu traditions: Vaishnavism; Shaivism; Shaktism; neo-Hindu movements and modern sects; and other Hindu reform movements. (World Religion Database, 2020) (Hindus)1


% Hindus



NATION

REGION

Hindus
(2020)1 [X]

% Hindus
(2020)1 [X]

Afghanistan South-Central Asia 10,511 0.03
Akrotiri Western Asia
Albania Southern Europe
Algeria Northern Africa
American Samoa Polynesia
Andorra Southern Europe 382 0.49
Angola Middle Africa 657 0.00
Anguilla Caribbean 60 0.40
Antarctica Antarctica
Antigua and Barbuda Caribbean 157 0.16
Argentina South America 6,639 0.01
Armenia Western Asia 296 0.01
Aruba Caribbean
Australia Australia/New Zealand 470,023 1.84
Austria Western Europe 7,565 0.08
Azerbaijan Western Asia 304 0.00
Bahamas, The Caribbean 118 0.03
Bahrain Western Asia 108,588 6.38
Bangladesh South-Central Asia 15,446,881 9.38
Barbados Caribbean 1,379 0.48
Belarus Eastern Europe
Belgium Western Europe 6,954 0.06
Belize Central America 7,873 1.98
Benin Western Africa
Bermuda Northern America
Bhutan South-Central Asia 88,218 11.43
Bolivia South America
Bosnia and Herzegovina Southern Europe
Botswana Southern Africa 3,245 0.14
Bougainville Melanesia
Brazil South America 10,628 0.01
British Indian Ocean Territory Eastern Africa
British Virgin Islands Caribbean 360 1.19
Brunei South-Eastern Asia 3,719 0.85
Bulgaria Eastern Europe
Burkina Faso Western Africa
Burma (Myanmar) South-Eastern Asia 928,149 1.71
Burundi Eastern Africa 9,988 0.08
Cambodia South-Eastern Asia 29,977 0.18
Cameroon Middle Africa
Canada Northern America 476,921 1.26
Cape Verde Western Africa
Caribbean Netherlands Caribbean
Cayman Islands Caribbean 168 0.26
Central African Republic Middle Africa
Chad Middle Africa
Channel Islands Northern Europe 138 0.08
Chile South America 930 0.00
China Eastern Asia 19,388 0.00
China-Tibet Eastern Asia
Christmas Island Australia/New Zealand
Cocos (Keeling) Islands Australia/New Zealand
Colombia South America 12,264 0.02
Comoros Eastern Africa
Congo, Democratic Republic of the Middle Africa 134,342 0.15
Congo, Republic of the Middle Africa
Cook Islands Polynesia
Costa Rica Central America 611 0.01
Cote d'Ivoire Western Africa 1,899 0.01
Croatia Southern Europe
Cuba Caribbean 23,446 0.21
Curacao Caribbean 341 0.21
Cyprus Western Asia 3,588 0.30
Czech Republic Eastern Europe 535 0.01
Denmark Northern Europe 9,934 0.17
Dhekelia Western Asia
Djibouti Eastern Africa 395 0.04
Dominica Caribbean 72 0.10
Dominican Republic Caribbean
Ecuador South America
Egypt Northern Africa 1,535 0.00
El Salvador Central America
Equatorial Guinea Middle Africa 701 0.05
Eritrea Eastern Africa 1,064 0.03
Estonia Northern Europe 708 0.05
Ethiopia Eastern Africa 8,562 0.01
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) South America
Faroe Islands Northern Europe
Fiji Melanesia 248,656 27.74
Finland Northern Europe 831 0.02
France Western Europe 49,282 0.08
French Guiana South America 4,779 1.60
French Polynesia Polynesia
Gabon Middle Africa
Gambia, The Western Africa 391 0.02
Georgia Western Asia
Germany Western Europe 95,095 0.11
Ghana Western Africa 6,215 0.02
Gibraltar Southern Europe 606 1.80
Greece Southern Europe 13,758 0.13
Greenland Northern America
Grenada Caribbean 765 0.68
Guadeloupe Caribbean 2,243 0.50
Guam Micronesia (region)
Guatemala Central America
Guernsey Northern Europe
Guinea Western Africa
Guinea-Bissau Western Africa
Guyana South America 242,622 30.85
Haiti Caribbean
Honduras Central America
Hong Kong Eastern Asia 18,443 0.25
Hungary Eastern Europe
Iceland Northern Europe 886 0.26
India South-Central Asia 999,122,378 72.40
Indonesia South-Eastern Asia 4,427,912 1.62
Iran South-Central Asia 39,348 0.05
Iraq Western Asia 4,827 0.01
Ireland Northern Europe 5,234 0.11
Isle of Man Northern Europe 179 0.21
Israel Western Asia 433 0.01
Italy Southern Europe 134,825 0.22
Jamaica Caribbean 17,619 0.60
Japan Eastern Asia 24,182 0.02
Jersey Northern Europe
Jordan Western Asia
Kazakhstan South-Central Asia 939 0.01
Kenya Eastern Africa 268,682 0.50
Kiribati Micronesia (region)
Korea, (North) Democratic Republic of Eastern Asia
Korea, (South) Republic of Eastern Asia 2,307 0.00
Kosovo Southern Europe
Kuwait Western Asia 161,086 3.77
Kyrgyzstan South-Central Asia
Laos South-Eastern Asia 5,820 0.08
Latvia Northern Europe 705 0.04
Lebanon Western Asia 11,091 0.16
Lesotho Southern Africa 1,285 0.06
Liberia Western Africa
Libya Northern Africa 6,184 0.09
Liechtenstein Western Europe
Lithuania Northern Europe 436 0.02
Luxembourg Western Europe
Macau Eastern Asia
Macedonia Southern Europe
Madagascar Eastern Africa 16,061 0.06
Malawi Eastern Africa 40,907 0.21
Malaysia South-Eastern Asia 2,009,303 6.21
Maldives South-Central Asia 1,561 0.29
Mali Western Africa
Malta Southern Europe 46 0.01
Marshall Islands Micronesia (region)
Martinique Caribbean 891 0.24
Mauritania Western Africa
Mauritius Eastern Africa 562,241 44.21
Mayotte Eastern Africa
Mexico Central America 11,704 0.01
Micronesia, Federated States of Micronesia (region)
Moldova Eastern Europe
Monaco Western Europe
Mongolia Eastern Asia
Montenegro Southern Europe
Montserrat Caribbean 5 0.10
Morocco Northern Africa
Mozambique Eastern Africa 50,321 0.16
Namibia Southern Africa
Nauru Micronesia (region)
Nepal South-Central Asia 19,172,595 65.80
Netherlands Western Europe 110,540 0.65
New Caledonia Melanesia
New Zealand Australia/New Zealand 94,820 1.97
Nicaragua Central America
Niger Western Africa
Nigeria Western Africa 39,167 0.02
Niue Polynesia
Norfolk Island Australia/New Zealand
Northern Cyprus Western Asia
Northern Mariana Islands Micronesia (region)
Norway Northern Europe 8,755 0.16
Occupied Palestinian Territories Western Asia
Oman Western Asia 278,617 5.46
Pakistan South-Central Asia 2,913,456 1.32
Palau Micronesia (region) 23 0.13
Panama Central America 1,942 0.05
Papua New Guinea Melanesia 1,188 0.01
Paraguay South America
Peru South America
Philippines South-Eastern Asia 34,277 0.03
Pitcairn Islands Polynesia
Poland Eastern Europe 1,079 0.00
Portugal Southern Europe 22,433 0.22
Puerto Rico Caribbean 2,518 0.09
Qatar Western Asia 95,075 3.30
Reunion Eastern Africa 40,378 4.51
Romania Eastern Europe
Russia Eastern Europe 43,801 0.03
Rwanda Eastern Africa 648 0.01
Saint Barthelemy Caribbean
Saint Helena Western Africa
Saint Kitts and Nevis Caribbean 798 1.50
Saint Lucia Caribbean 1,676 0.91
Saint Martin Caribbean
Saint Pierre and Miquelon Northern America
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Caribbean 3,722 3.35
Samoa Polynesia
San Marino Southern Europe
Sao Tome and Principe Middle Africa
Saudi Arabia Western Asia 708,114 2.03
Senegal Western Africa
Serbia Southern Europe
Seychelles Eastern Africa 1,436 1.46
Sierra Leone Western Africa 4,092 0.05
Singapore South-Eastern Asia 306,247 5.23
Sint Maarten Caribbean
Slovakia Eastern Europe
Slovenia Southern Europe
Solomon Islands Melanesia
Somalia Eastern Africa 6,357 0.04
Somaliland Eastern Africa
South Africa Southern Africa 1,414,305 2.38
South Sudan Eastern Africa 224 0.00
Spain Southern Europe 26,183 0.06
Spanish North Africa Northern Africa
Sri Lanka South-Central Asia 2,793,851 13.05
Sudan Northern Africa 864 0.00
Suriname South America 120,631 20.56
Svalbard Northern Europe
Swaziland Southern Africa 1,763 0.15
Sweden Northern Europe 13,371 0.13
Switzerland Western Europe 27,131 0.31
Syria Western Asia 1,750 0.01
Taiwan Eastern Asia 2,382 0.01
Tajikistan South-Central Asia
Tanzania Eastern Africa 516,831 0.87
Thailand South-Eastern Asia 67,987 0.10
Timor-Leste South-Eastern Asia 396 0.03
Togo Western Africa
Tokelau Polynesia
Tonga Polynesia 106 0.10
Trinidad and Tobago Caribbean 340,564 24.33
Tunisia Northern Africa
Turkey Western Asia 843 0.00
Turkmenistan South-Central Asia
Turks and Caicos Islands Caribbean
Tuvalu Polynesia
Uganda Eastern Africa 367,483 0.80
Ukraine Eastern Europe 4,592 0.01
United Arab Emirates Western Asia 610,089 6.17
United Kingdom Northern Europe 689,233 1.02
United States (General) Northern America 1,602,582 0.48
Uruguay South America
Uzbekistan South-Central Asia 895 0.00
Vanuatu Melanesia
Vatican City Southern Europe
Venezuela South America 569 0.00
Vietnam South-Eastern Asia 58,177 0.06
Virgin Islands (U.S.) Caribbean 439 0.42
Wallis and Futuna Polynesia
Western Sahara Northern Africa
Yemen Western Asia 187,904 0.63
Zambia Eastern Africa 24,965 0.14
Zimbabwe Eastern Africa 22,057 0.15
       


Sources

1 Todd M. Johnson and Brian J. Grim, eds. World Religion Database (Leiden/Boston: Brill, 2022).

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