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Iran

Iran Religion Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 917.5 2013 104th out of 130
Christian > Mormon > Members 50 2014 164th out of 195
Christianity > Christians 300,000 2014 34th out of 45
Christianity > Percent Christian 0.4% 2014 43th out of 45
Church and state > Constitutional reference to God enactment date 1,979 2014 18th out of 29
Islam > Percentage Muslim 99% 2004 10th out of 167
Major religion(s) Islam 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 99.6% 2014 4th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 74.82 million 2014 7th out of 177
Religions Muslim 98% (Shia 89%, Sunni 9%), other (includes Zoroastrian, Jewish, Christian, and Baha'i) 2% 2008
Religions > All Shi'a Muslim 89%, Sunni Muslim 9%, Zoroastrian, Jewish, Christian, and Baha'i 2% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 82.5% 2014 74th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 15.5% 2014 70th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 20 2004 200th out of 230
Shia Islam population > Number of Shia muslims 66,000,000 - 70,000,000 2009

Citation

"Iran Religion Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Iran/Religion