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How many Islamic countries in the world are ruled by muslims?
The following countries have Islam as their state religion: Mauritania Morocco Algeria (Sunni) Tunisia Libya Egypt Somalia (Sunni) Maldives Yemen Oman UAE Bahrain Qatar Saudi… Arabia (Sunni) Jordan Kuwait Iraq Iran (Shia) Afghanistan Pakistan Bangladesh Malaysia (Sunni)
No country has ruled the entire world. However, there have been empires that have ruled the 'known' world from their perspective. Perhaps the first great global ruler was Al…exander of Macedonia (Alexander the Great) Then there was the Roman Empire The Holey Roman Empire and perhaps the largest of all, The British Empire. In modern times counties/empires seem to be fragmenting rather than growing.
Based on the Shari'a Defintion There is no Islamic state in the world at this moment, because there is no state that has the Sharia - the Islamic Law as it's only la…w. Every country has its laws, more or less inspired from the Shariah. There are many countries that have a majority of population with Islamic Beliefs. Based on the State Religion Definition The following countries have Islam as their state religion: Mauritania Morocco Algeria (Sunni) Tunisia Libya Egypt Somalia (Sunni) Maldives Yemen Oman UAE Bahrain Qatar Saudi Arabia (Sunni) Jordan Kuwait Iraq Iran (Shia) Afghanistan Pakistan Bangladesh Malaysia (Sunni) Indonesia You can check the statistics here: There are 50 Muslim-Majority countries in the world according to Pew Forum studies as of October 2009. see related link below. Many countries such as pakistan,afghanistan,algeria,albania,egypt,saudi arabia,palestine,jordan, syria,sudan,ethopia,libya,iran,iraq,kuwait,uae,bahrainand etc.
According to the 2009 Pew research center's study (American btw) the Muslim population currently stands at 23% of world population. Indonesia holds the largest population of M…uslims but at 13% of all Muslims not 30%. 62% live in Asia, 35% in Africa and 2.5% live in Europe/N America. Top 5 countries to hold largest Muslim populations are. Indonesia,Pakistan,India,Bangladesh and Egypt. Muslims can be found in all countries although few live in south American countries.
There are 46 independent Muslim countries in the world
Arround 60 countries in the world are muslim popuation.
Most definitely they have. The Moors, Saracens, and Turks(muslims) have invaded Western Europe, Italy, France, and Spain, in the western world. Several of the Crusades were fo…rmed to drive them back; Vlad Dragool (you would know him as Dracula) gained much of his notoriety for impaling several thousand Saracens and Turks. They have also invaded India and several other countries, most notably Persia.
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Muslim majority countries are around 50 countries. The rest are with non Muslim majority.
50 Muslim majority countries
There are 57 independent Muslim countries ruled by the Muslim Rulers.
More than 50 countries in the world are having Muslim majority
The latest statistics that are available is that of Pew Forum per October 2009. It states that there are 49 Muslim majority countries plus Bosnia ; namely as listed below: C…ountry percent Muslim Population Muslims . Mauritania 99.9% 3,083,772 . Maldives 99.9% 348,756 . Western Sahara 99.8% 272,461 . Somalia 99.5% 8,548,670 . Turkey 99% 68,963,953 . Iran 99% 6 7,337,681 . Algeria 99% 32,206,534 . Afghanistan 99% 29,629,697 . Yemen 99% 20,519,792 . Tunisia 99% 9,974,201 . Oman 99% 2,971,567 . Comoros 99% 664,534 . Djibouti 99% 471,935 . Morocco 98.7% 32,300,410 . Iraq 97% 25,292,658 . Libya 97% 5,592,596 . Pakistan 96.35% 156,491,617 . Saudi Arabia 95.7% 25,281,642 . Tajikistan 95% 6,805,330 . Jordan 95% 5,471,745 . Qatar 95% 819,898 . Senegal 94% 10,459,222 . Azerbaijan 93.4% 7,389,783 . Egypt 91% 70,530,237 . Mali 90% 11,062,376 . Niger 90% 10,499,343 . Gambia 90% 1,433,930 . Uzbekistan 89% 23,897,563 . Turkmenistan 89% 4,407,352 . Indonesia 88.22% 213,469,356 . Bangladesh 88% 127,001,272 . Syria 88% 16,234,901 . Guinea 85% 8,047,686 . Kuwait 85% 1,985,300 . Bahrain 85% 585,093 . Kyrgyzstan 80% 4,117,024 . United Arab Emirates76% 1,948,041 . Lebanon 70% 2,678,212 . Albania 70% 2,494,178 . Brunei 67% 249,481 . Sudan 65% 26,121,865 . Malaysia 60.4% 14,467,694 . Sierra Leone 60% 3,610,585 . Burkina Faso 55% 7,658,922 . Chad 54% 5,306,266 . Nigeria 50% 64,385,994 . Eritrea 50% 2,280,799 . Ethiopia 47.5% 34,700,310 . Kazakhstan 47% 7,137,346