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Religion > Shia Islam population > Number of Shia muslims: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Estimated population of Shi'a Muslims around the world..

COUNTRY DESCRIPTION
AfghanistanAfghanistan 3,000,000 - 4,000,000
AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 5,000,000 - 7,000,000
BahrainBahrain 400,000 - 500,000
BulgariaBulgaria 100000
GermanyGermany 400,000 - 600,000
IndiaIndia 16,000,000 - 24,000,000
IranIran 66,000,000 - 70,000,000
IraqIraq 19,000,000 - 22,000,000
KuwaitKuwait 500,000 - 700,000
LebanonLebanon 1,000,000 - 2,000,000
NigeriaNigeria <4,000,000
OmanOman 100,000 - 300,000
PakistanPakistan 17,000,000 - 26,000,000
QatarQatar 100000
Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia 2,000,000 - 4,000,000
SyriaSyria 3,000,000 - 4,000,000
TajikistanTajikistan 400000
TanzaniaTanzania <2,000,000
TurkeyTurkey 7,000,000 - 11,000,000
United Arab EmiratesUAE 300,000 - 400,000
United StatesUnited States 200,000 - 400,000
YemenYemen 8,000,000 - 10,000,000

Citation

"All countries compared for Religion > Shia Islam population > Number of Shia muslims", Miller, Tracy: Mapping the Global Muslim Population A Report on the Size and Distribution of the World's Muslim Population, Pew Research Center, October 7, 2009. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Religion/Shia-Islam-population/Number-of-Shia-muslims

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