Religion in Kyrgyzstan

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 6,018,789 (#112 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Kyrgyz 73.5%, Uzbek 14.7%, Russian 5.5%, Dungan 1.1%, other 5.2% (includes Uyghur, Tajik, Turk, Kazakh, Tatar, Ukrainian, Korean, German) (2019 est.)
Religions Muslim 90% (majority Sunni), Christian 7% (Russian Orthodox 3%), other 3% (includes Jewish, Buddhist, Baha'i) (2017 est.)
Islam 90% (2017 est.)
Christianity 7% (2017 est.)
Orthodox 3% (2017 est.)

Sources

  1. Kyrgyzstan.” CIA World Factbook.
  2. Kyrgyzstan.” Pew-Templeton Global Religious Futures Project.
  3. Kyrgyzstan.” Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
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Title Religion in Kyrgyzstan
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Last UpdatedFebruary 13, 2021
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MLA Citation “Religion in Kyrgyzstan.” ReligionFacts.com. 13 Feb. 2021. Web. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/kyrgyzstan>