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A Report on Muslim Population in the United States of America

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Published by Center for American Muslim Research & Informa .
Written in English

  • Islam - General,
  • Census And General Statistics,
  • Demography,
  • Islam,
  • Muslims,
  • Population,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Statistics,
  • United States,
  • Religion / Islam,
  • Social Science / Statistics,
  • Religion - World Religions

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12153421M
    ISBN 101884394035
    ISBN 109781884394034

      As the world's population is approximately billion ( figures), the current U.S. population represents a mere 4 percent of the world's population. That means that not quite one in every 25 people on the planet is a resident of the United States of America. How the Population Has Changed and Is Projected to : Matt Rosenberg.

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A Report on Muslim Population in the United States of America by Ilyas Ba-Yunus Download PDF EPUB FB2

Islam is the third largest religion in the United States, after Christianity and Judaism. A study estimated that million Muslims were living in the United States, about percent of the total U.S. population. According to the Pew Research Center, up to 25% of Muslims in.

While the debate about Muslim Americans' loyalty and role in countering extremism may highlight some of the public mistrust regarding Muslim Americans, nearly half (or more) of all religious groups in the U.S. recognize that Muslims do face considerable prejudice, and a majority of all groups say Muslims are also loyal to the : Mohamed Younis.

According to estimates by the Pew Research Center, the Muslim population of the United States is set to increase from around million today to million inmainly as a result of immigration, as well as above-average birth rates.

This installment in the critically acclaimed Contemporary Debates series uses evidence-based documentation to provide a full and impartial examination of beliefs and claims made about Muslim individuals, families, and communities in the United States.

Muslims in America: Examining the Facts provides an objective overview of the realities and experiences of Muslims in the United States, both /5(7).

Data for the report came from telephone interviews with more t Americans from all 50 states. More information about Muslims in America at Pew Research Center. Support real journalism. This report is intended to encourage the reader to learn more about the fed-eral immigration and refugee resettlement programs, and especially to be vigilant about serious shortcomings in the policies that govern such programs.

The object is to prevent such defects from imposing alien populations on local communities whileFile Size: KB. Today an estimated million Muslims in America are living in a climate of hostility, their faith distorted by violent extremists on one end and an anti-Muslim movement on the other.

The rise. As the United States wages war on terrorism, the country's attention is riveted on the Muslim world as never before. While many cursory press accounts dealing with Muslims in the United States have been published since 9/11, few people are aware of the wealth of scholarly research already available on the American Islamic by: Islam is divided into two major religious denominations: Sunni and Shi' the total Muslim population, 87–90% are Sunni and 10–13% are Shi'a.

Most Shi'as (between 68% and 80%) live in mainly four countries: Iran, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, and Iraq. The major surviving Imamah-Muslim Sects are Usulism (with nearly more than 10%), Nizari Ismailism (with nearly more than 1%) and Alevism (with. Coordinates.

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country consisting of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At million square miles ( million km 2), it is the world's third- or fourth-largest country by total area.

Most of the country is located in central Calling code: +1. Religion in the United States is diverse with Christianity being the majority religion. Various religious faiths have flourished within the United States. A majority of Americans report that religion plays a very important role in their lives, a proportion unique among developed countries.

Freedom of religion in the United States is guaranteed in the First Amendment to the United States. A new Pew Forum report on the size, distribution and growth of the global Muslim population finds that the world’s Muslim population is expected to increase by about 35% in the next 20 years, but it is expected to grow at a slower pace in the next two decades than it.

This section presents statistics on the growth, distribution, and characteristics of the U.S. population. The principal source of these data is the U.S. Census Bureau, which conducts a decennial census of population, a monthly population survey, a program of population estimates and projections, and a number of other periodic surveys relating to population characteristics.

The United States is the third-most populous country in the world, with an estimated population ofas of Janu The United States Census Bureau shows a population increase of % for the twelve-month period ending in July Though high by industrialized country standards, this is below the world average annual rate of %.• Estimate:() (3rd).

Meanwhile, religious switching and lower fertility will drive down the shares of the global Christian population living in Europe and North America. Sub-Saharan Africa is also expected to be home to a growing share of the world’s Muslims.

By27% of the global Muslim population is projected to be living in the region, up from 16% in   How Being Muslim In America Has Changed Since 9/11 Data from the Pew Research Center shows that 55 percent of Muslim Americans believe that. The Muslim Population of The United States: The Methodology of Estimates Public Opinion Quarterly.

; 7The World Almanac and Book of Facts World Almanac Books; 8Markova T, Broome B. Effective communication and delivery of culturally competent health care.

States. The challenge facing America, as explained by Geller in her book, also called Stop the Islamization of America, "is not just immigrant Muslims, the problem is the doctrine of jihad and the ideology of Islamic supremacism, which any Muslim anywhere can hold." Their ability to cultivate relationships with other like-minded anti-MuslimFile Size: KB.

North America:: United States. Page last updated on Janu The World Factbook Country/Location Flag Modal. North America:: United States Print.

Flag Description. 13 equal horizontal stripes of red (top and bottom) alternating with white; there is a blue rectangle in the upper hoist-side corner bearing 50 small, white, five-pointed.

Findings Impact in Medicine. Michigan is home to two medical schools that rank in the top 10 in number of graduates holding an active license to practice in the United States.5 Muslims are highly represented among the state’s licensed medical practitioners.

For example, although Muslims represent percent of Michigan’s total population, they make up more than 15 percent of the state. South Asian Muslims (India, Pakistan and Bangladesh) population is about 33% of all Muslims in USA, which makes approximatelyMuslims of India (After ) origin living in United States of America.

American Muslims of Indian origin is a vibrant community actively engaged in various social, political and economic activities taking place. Half of Muslims perceive being Muslim in the United States as increasingly difficult on account of the current socio-political atmosphere.

According to ISPU’s and American Muslim Polls, Muslims are the most likely faith community to report religious-based discrimination (61%) in the past year. This compares with 48% of Jews, 29% of. When the Muslim population remains under 2% in a country, they will be seen primarily as a peace-loving minority and not as a threat to other citizens.

This is the current situation in: United States — Muslim %. Australia — Muslim %. Canada — Muslim %. China — Muslim %. Italy — Muslim %. Norway — Muslim %. Fast Facts on U.S. Hospitals, The American Hospital Association conducts an annual survey of hospitals in the United States.

The data below, from the AHA Annual Survey, are a sample of what you will find in AHA Hospital Statistics, definitive source for aggregate hospital data and trend analysis, AHA Hospital Statistics includes current and historical data on.

The study show zero number of Muslims in 21 states including Washington State where several Muslim community center operate. Ba-Yunus, p 6. Robert Dannin, Island in a Sea of Ignorance, 7.

Fareed H. Numan, The Muslim Population in the United. The report also reveals that Muslim American women are one of the most highly educated female religious groups in the United States, second only to Jewish American women. In addition, as a group, Muslim Americans have the highest degree of economic gender parity at the high and low ends of the income : Mohamed Younis.

While the number of Muslim immigrants and their children doubled from to —from million to million—the native Muslim population fell by more than a third—from about  Additionally, the next president should commission a series of focus groups with Muslim youth, Muslim women, Muslim business and community leaders, and religious clerics.

Three main factors—the terrorism of Septemthe expanded military and political role of the United States in Muslim lands, and the growth of America's Muslim population—have focused attention on how Islamic history and religion are taught in America's public schools.

Rod Thomson The brutal, hate-filled slaughter of 50 Muslims in mosques in New Zealand garnered worldwide news coverage for days as the outrage was real and visceral. But the reaction belies a broader issue that is generally buried for ill-fitting the narrative: Muslims are not only extraordinarily safe in the United States, they are thriving.

“The myth of a post-9/11 ‘backlash’ against Muslims is politically motivated and spread by groups such as the Council of American Islamic Relations (CAIR), which presents itself as a civil rights group, but was founded to serve as a front organization for the terrorist group Hamas.”.

There you have it. “FBI Hate Crime Report: No Anti-Muslim Backlash,” by Mark Tapson, Truth Revolt. Muslims are people who follow or practice Islam, a monotheistic Abrahamic s consider the Quran, their holy book, to be the verbatim word of God as revealed to the Islamic prophet and messenger majority of Muslims also follow the teachings and practices of Muhammad as recorded in traditional accounts ().

"Muslim" is an Arabic word meaning "submitter" (to God).Bangladesh:  Older Americans Month: May According to the Population Estimates, therepeople age 65 and over in the U.S.

out of a total population ofor %. I wrote the book for a range of reasons, but the foremost one was to document the lived experiences of South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh immigrants in post 9/11 : Jennifer Chowdhury.

A new study shows that the number of immigrants in the United States jumped 3 percent in three years — to a record million in — and that the nearlywho came from Muslim countries pose a major national security threat, the report’s co-author told Newsmax on Thursday.

The research conducted under CSTAB consisted of three waves of surveys of U.S. Muslims. The first wave was administered in July ; the second took place in Julyand the third wave was in September-October Each survey asked participants’ opinions about U.S.

Muslims’ experience in the United States, and about their attitudes toward international events that concern Muslim.

A little more than one percent of the U.S. population is Muslim. and many Americans have never met a person of the Muslim faith. Tony Dokoupil reports. Race and Ethnicity by Place in the United States There places in the United States.

This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other and the United States. The least populous of the compared places has a population ofThe Muslim population of the European Union's existing 25 members may on present trends double from about 15m now to 30m by And that leaves out EU -applicant Turkey, with an almost entirely.

On March 6, the zoning board in Bayonne, New Jersey, turned down a request to convert an old warehouse into a mosque. Such denials are happening with increasing frequency in Author: Peter Beinart. CRITICAL RACE THEORY AND PROPAGANDA.

Muslim or are perceived as Muslim. Second, the mistaken belief that white people are not terrorists results in security blind spots that make the United States less safe.

Part I illustrates each of the two narratives. Part II then analyzes themCited by: 6. According to a Pew Research Center study, the American population will explode, going from million in to million by The increase, which will represent more than a 33% change, will largely result from an influx of people into the country.

In fact, it is estimated that 82% of the growth between and will be due to. Sophia A. McClennen July 7, PM (UTC) June was an especially bad month for the status of Muslims in America. First, we learned that a .