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Muslim Countries in the World

Muslim Country : A Muslim Country is one where the social and religious customs are framed keeping in mind the Islamic principles and values. However, what’s good about this kind of country is that the citizens aren’t compelled to follow these traditions. Rather, if somebody from a different religion resides in a Muslim nation, then the country gives due respect to that religion as well. Western lifestyle is encouraged and not regarded as un-Islamic. Religious, personal, and social independence of men and women are respected. In a nutshell, the Muslim country’s socio-politico-economic conditions are a mélange of modern democracy and Islam.
Muslim Countries in the World
Description : The Map showing Muslim countries in the world, where Islam is the majority religion of people for personal life. Disclaimer

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What are Muslim countries

The Muslim world or Muslim countries usually denotes countries having majority of population who practice Islamic religion. The map below shows the 49 countries in which Muslims comprise more than 50% of the population. Nigeria is projected to become the 50th Muslim-majority country by 2030. Today many Muslim countries have incorporated Islamic Sharia law, wholly or in part, into their legal systems.

Last Updated : September 25, 2014