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As of October 2009, there are about 1.57 billionMuslims of all ages living in the world today (in morethan 200 countries of the world). This represents 23% of anestimated 20…09 world population of 6.8 billion people. (per studydone by Pew forum). Refer to related link below. 60% of these Muslims live in Asia, mainly Pakistan, India,Indonesia, and Bangladesh. 20% of these Muslims live in North Africa and the Middle East, fromMorocco to Iran. This shows a person how many Muslims are non-Arab and that Islamallows people of any background to convert and accept the religion.The country currently with the most Muslims is Indonesia. Refer to related questions below for more information.
The best estimate if 1.57 billion
There are roughly 1800 million Muslims in the world, and the percent of Sunni Muslims in the Islamic faith is roughly 85-90%. Thus, around 1500 million of the total 7000 milli…on people (1.5 out of 7 billion of the world population) is Sunni Muslim.
1.7 Billion Muslims as of 2011 Studies show that the Muslim population will more than double in the next 20 years.
Muslims are in every country some countries Muslims are a majority some countries Muslims are a minority. With the exception of India, Ethiopia, China and Russia the majority …of the population in the following countries are Muslim.Indonesia 202,867,000 (88.2%)Pakistan 174,082,000 (96.3%)India 160,945,000 (13.4%)Bangladesh 145,312,000 (89.6%)Egypt 78,513,000 (94.6%)Nigeria 78,056,000 (50.4%)Iran 73,777,000 (99.4%)Turkey 73,619,000 (98.0%)Algeria 34,199,000 (98.0 %)Morocco 31,993,000 (99.0%)Iraq 30,428,000 (99.0%)Sudan 30,121,000 (71.3%)Afghanistan 28,072,000 (99.7%)Ethiopia 28,063,000 (33.9%)Uzbekistan 26,469,000 (96.3%)Saudi Arabia 24,949,000 (97.0%)Yemen 23,363,000 (99.1%)China 21,667,000 (1.6%)Syria 20,196,000 (92.2%)Malaysia 16,581,000 (60.4%)Russia 16,482,000 (11.7%)Niger 15,075,000 (98.6%) Many Muslims not only live in, but also have an official status in the following regions:Southwest Asia: Arab nations such as Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and non-Arab nations such as Iran.Africa: North African countries such as Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt; Northeast African countries like Somalia, Somaliland (de facto state), Eritrea, Ethiopia, Djibouti and Sudan; and West African countries like Mali, Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Burkina Faso, Sierra Leone, Niger and Nigeria.Southern Europe: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Northern Cyprus and Turkey.Eastern Europe: (North Caucasus and Idel-Ural) and Ukraine (especially in the Crimea)Central Asia: Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, UzbekistanSouth Asia: Pakistan, Bangladesh, and the MaldivesEast Asia: parts of China (Xinjiang and Ningxia)Southeast Asia: Indonesia, Brunei and Malaysia Some definitions would also include the sizable Muslim minorities in:several countries of Europe (of which the Muslim population in Cyprus, Russia, Montenegro, Bulgaria, France, the Netherlands and Denmark make up at least 5% of the total population of that country, and with more than 37 million Muslims, collectively, living in Russia, France, Italy, Germany, United Kingdom, Netherlands,several regions of Russia, other than ethnic republics above (Adyghea, North Ossetia-Alania, etc.)some parts of India (India has the third-largest population of Muslims of any country; see: Islam in India)Singapore, Myanmar, Pattani (Thailand), and Mindanao (Philippines)Guyana, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago.Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi, Malawi, South Africa, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Uganda, EthiopiaCrimea in Ukraine One fifth of the world population share Islam as an ethical tradition. Estimates conclude that the number of Muslims in the world ranges between 1.3 to 1.8 billion, with the most accepted figure being around 1.6 billion. Muslims are the majority in 57 countries, they speak about 60 languages and come from diverse ethnic backgrounds. Arabic is the most spoken language of Muslims, and is spoken by 20% of Muslims. Bengali is the second most commonly spoken language, spoken by around 10% of the total population, and Punjabi is the third most spoken language (spoken by around 5% of Muslim world). Other major languages spoken by the Muslims are Javanese, Turkish, Urdu and Persian.
The Shia are estimated to account for 10 to 15% of the total Muslim population, which puts their numbers at 165 to 190 million world wide.
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 seven climatic regions in the Muslim World as follows: 1. Equatorial Climatic Region. 2. Mediterranean Climatic Region. 3. Temperate Grassland Climatic Region.… 4. Tundra Climatic Region. 5. Monsoon Climatic Regions. 6. Tropical Grasslands Climatic Regions. 7. Deserts Climatic Regions.
Here the number is very,very high indeed . You can see it in Iraq, Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan.
Mainly: . North Africa desert . Sinai desert (Egypt) . Saudi Arabia desert
There are no formal Muslim missionaries assigned by the Mosque or the Muslim leaders as in Christianity. However, there are some Muslim leaders who can be referred to, on indi…vidual bases, by those who are willing to convert to Islam but need to learn about it before converting.
They are around 1600 million Muslims, as of October 2009 per Pew Forum study.
Every country has atleast one Muslim it in
Muslim majority countries are around 50 countries. The rest are with non Muslim majority.
Officially there are 5,600,000,000. Unofficially, there are probably many people who superficially claim to be Muslim, but in their heart or by their actions are not.
Answer 1 Muslim population in year 2013 is around 2000.6 million Muslims (28.26% of world population). Refer to link below. Answer 2 The Pew World Forum sticks to the… 1.6 billion number. See links below. Answer 3 The estimate given in Answer 2 is for October 2009 and not for year 2013. Although the report is published in 2012 but it is based on date collected and estimated in October 2009. See attached links.