Sri Lanka: Percent Muslim

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 Sri Lanka

Muslims as percent of the total population

 Latest value 8.0
 Year 2013
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2013
 Average 7.5
 Min - Max 7.0 - 8.0
 Source The Cline Center for Democracy
For that indicator, we provide data for Sri Lanka from 1960 to 2013. The average value for Sri Lanka during that period was 7.5 percent with a minimum of 7 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 8 percent in 1985. The latest value from 2013 is 8 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 128 countries is 34.3 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
Sri Lanka - Percent Muslim - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Sri Lanka - Percent Muslim - historical chart - 1960-2013




Definition: Muslims as percent of the total population.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Percent Buddhist 73.2 2013 percent
 Percent Hindu 7.8 2013 percent
 Percent Muslim 8.0 2013 percent
 Percent Christian 0.0 2013 percent
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