Over one billion Muslims live in Asia, which makes it the continent with the highest Muslim population. Indonesia is the country with the largest Muslim population, with 209 million people.
Muslims are the second-largest religious group in the world. Of the world's population, 23 percent are Muslim. In addition to Asia, large populations of Muslims live in Africa and Russia.
There are 49 countries that have a majority that consists of Muslims. Africa is the only continent where the majority consists of Muslims. Latin America and the Caribbean has one of the smallest populations of Muslims with only 840,000 people.