Religion in Uzbekistan

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Fast Facts and Religious Adherent Statistics
Population 30,842,796 (#47 in world) (2021 est.)
Ethnic Groups Uzbek 83.8%, Tajik 4.8%, Kazakh 2.5%, Russian 2.3%, Karakalpak 2.2%, Tatar 1.5%, other 4.4% (2017 est.)
Religions Muslim 88% (mostly Sunni), Eastern Orthodox 9%, other 3%
Islam 88% (est.)
Eastern Orthodoxy 9% (est.)
Christianity 9% (est.)

Sources

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