Iran: Percent Sunni Muslim

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 Iran

Sunni Muslims as percent of the total population

 Latest value 9.0
 Year 2013
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2013
 Average 6.1
 Min - Max 4.0 - 9.0
 Source The Cline Center for Democracy
For that indicator, we provide data for Iran from 1960 to 2013. The average value for Iran during that period was 6.1 percent with a minimum of 4 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 9 percent in 2013. The latest value from 2013 is 9 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 32 countries is 64.3 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Iran - Percent Sunni Muslim - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Iran - Percent Sunni Muslim - historical chart - 1960-2013




Definition: Sunni Muslims as percent of the total population.

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