By aj willingham, cnn (cnn)the muslim population is growing, and in the next two decades muslims could become the second-largest religious group in the united states, according to a pew research study. Islam is the second largest religion in the entire world followers of this religion can be seen all around us in any place of the world this major world religion has seen many ages and many different civilizations. Ask question as if you don't know the fact don't just put bluntly that why muslims are so few in numbers first of all muslims comprise around 12-17 percent of the population so although it is second largest, its numbers are less apart from that there are many muslims in the army, you can.
Islam is the world's second-largest religion with about 16 billion people or slightly less than a quarter of the global population following the faith. Islam is the largest religion in africa, with a particularly strong presence in the north and west sizeable muslim minorities exist in many countries, including russia and china islam is the second largest religion in much of europe, and muslim communities exist in north and south america as well. A new pew study looks at future religious trends and predicts that christians and muslims will be roughly equal in number by 2050.
Muslims are on course to become the second largest religious group in the us by 2040, a study by pew research center has suggested analysing studies they conducted in 2007, 2011 and 2017 with. Islam is growing faster than any other religion, according to a study by the pew research center in fact, most of the world's major religious groups are expected to rise in absolute numbers by 2050, the research finds, with islam set to overtake christianity and become the world's dominant religion by 2070. There are between 12 billion muslims, making islam the second-largest religion in the world, after christianity muslims believe that god revealed the qur'an (the english word is 'koran') to muhammad, god's final prophet, through the angel gabriel. Islam is the second largest religion after christianity in many european countries, and is slowly catching up to that status in the americas, with between 2,454,000, according to pew forum, and approximately 7 million muslims, according to the council on american-islamic relations (cair), in the united states. With around 15 billion followers, islam is the second largest religion in the world, predominating across the middle east, north africa, and many parts of asia and.
The muslim population is growing, and in the next two decades muslims could become the second-largest religious group in the united states, according to a pew research study. These two religions together cover the religious affiliation of more than half of the world's population if all non-religious people formed a single religion, it would be the world's third largest. Islam (arabic for submission) is a monotheistic faith based on revelations received by the prophet muhammad in 7th-century saudi arabia it is currently the second-largest religion in the world, with about 16 billion followers.
Los angeles, ca (california network) - islam will be the second largest religion in the united states by 2050, according to the pew research center the rise in population is the result of proselytizing americans, and the arrival of muslim immigrants. Islam is given the second rank in the list of major religions of the world having more than 15 billion followers it is one of the fastest growing religions and was founded about 1400 years before in saudi arabia which is considered to be the largest oil-producing country quran is the holy book and acted by the muslims living in the different. Islam can be the second largest religion in the us by their standard once we start determining how big religions are using the electoral college #7 fskimospy , dec 14, 2013 werepossum elite member. For many devout believers, religion plays an integral role in influencing every aspect of daily life different religions can be found all around the world, though the world's largest religions generally fall in one of two major subgroups.
The second largest religion in the world, which is still growing in numbers and influence islam means to submit to the will of allah or god and is derived from the same arabic word as peace islam offers hope and salvation to the righteous and god-fearing individuals of all religions. Many people are unaware, for instance, that china has one of the largest, most active christian communities in the world, and that in many former soviet nations religions such as shamanism, islam and russian orthodoxy remained even while official government reports announced the elimination of religion in these regions. Religion of islam 3119 words | 13 pages understand about islam is what the word islam itself means the religion of islam is not named after a person as in the case of christianity which was named after jesus christ, buddhism after gotama buddha, confucianism after confucius, and marxism after karl marx.