ReligionJanuary 26, 2018

The share of Americans who leave Islam is offset by those who become Muslim

About a quarter of adults who were raised Muslim no longer identify as members of the faith. But Islam gains about as many converts as it loses.

ReligionJanuary 3, 2018

New estimates show U.S. Muslim population continues to grow

An estimated 3.45 million Muslims of all ages were living in the United States in 2017, accounting for about 1.1% of the country’s total population.

ReligionJanuary 6, 2016

A new estimate of the U.S. Muslim population

Pew Research Center estimates that there were about 3.3 million Muslims of all ages living in the United States in 2015. This means that Muslims made up about 1% of the total U.S. population.

Fact TankAugust 20, 2014

Who are the Iraqi Kurds?

While the Kurds are a crucial part of Iraq’s political makeup, they are an ethnic group, not a distinct religious sect within Islam.

Fact TankDecember 23, 2013

Christmas also celebrated by many non-Christians

About eight-in-ten non-Christians in the U.S. celebrate Christmas.