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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 million people (1.5 out of 7 billion of the world population) is Sunni Muslim.
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A Muslim is anyone who believes in and follows Islam. Islam is a religion, and is not restricted to one region or race. This means that there are Muslims living all around the… world, in every single country. Muslims can be of any race, color, nationality, language, etc.
Around 1600 million Muslims; per Pew Forum study as of October 2009. see link below.
Irna-population-77 million-shia population around 91 percent around 69 millon. all over the world 249 millon
In Saudi Arabia the Islam sect of the Sunni dominate.
Over 99% of the Afghan population is Muslim: approximately 80-85% follow the Sunni sect, 15-19% are Shi'a, and 1% other.
Iran was a sunni state before safawi rule, sunnis were persecuted in iranian cities. Now sunnis make 8% of Iran population and live in mountainous regions. Tehran is only capi…tal in the world where no sunni mosque is alowed to be built and sunni are prevented to celebrate eid in tehran.
I can't answer with an exact number, but around 300 million around the world.
Sunni Muslims live all around the world. They are mostly in the Middle East. Sunni Muslims living in the Islamic world and in Europe and America .. the number of Muslims in th…e world now about one billion and six hundred million Muslims 1,600,000,000 .. Sunni Muslim 1400,000,00 .. Shiites and the band stray splinter of Islam 200 million
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.
yes the Sunni are the Sunni Muslims Sorry but did you mean Are Sunnies and Shites are the same? The basic beliefs of both the sects are the same. There is a little controver…sy over the interpretation. The Sunnis believe in democratically electing the Caliph whereas the Shias believe in the doctrine of Imamat.
live in peace while having disagreements.. but problem is wahhabism that di takfir and kill shia.
most Muslims live in Pakistan. Twelver shia Muslims live in many countries. Iran is the main Shia county and the leader of Shia Islam in world. Twelver Shia Islam constitute… the majority of the population in Iran (90%), Azerbaijan (75%), Bahrain (70%), Lebanon (65% of Muslims) and Iraq (65%), Yemen (45%). Other countries with a significant proportion of Shia are Syria (15%), Kuwait (35%), Pakistan (20%), India (23% of Muslims), Afghanistan (15%), Saudi Arabia (18%), Turkey (20%), United Arab Emirates (16%), Qatar (15%), Albania(25%). other Muslim countries are mainly sunni with minor shia population. Qum in Iran and Najaf in iraq are two main city of Shia Islam.
In all Muslim countries. percentage of shia and sunni differ in each Muslim country. for example Saudi Arabia and Egypt are mainly Sunni and Iran and Iraq are mainly Shia.
About 80% in the whole world.
In Sunni Islam
the Sunnis are the majority and the shiites are the minority.therefore the numbers of Sunnis are more than shiites populations.
In Sunni Islam
Majority of bahrain are Shia Muslims and this country have been part of Iran and separated from Iran in recent years by Britain. Of the overall Bahraini population, roughly …23% of the country is Sunni Muslim, making them a total of roughly 240,000 individuals. However, the census does not specify whether Muslims are Sunni or Shiite, so the numbers are only estimate. It is believed that there are nearly twice the number of Shiite Muslims as there are Sunni Muslims and roughly 30% of the country is non-Muslim.