Muslim In Europe Map

The bulk of the worlds muslim population more than six in ten 62 is located in asia a region that for the purposes of this report includes not only east asian countries such as china but also countries as far west as. Europe is the western part of the eurasian land mass asia is the larger eastern part. The history of islam began in the arabian peninsula when the islamic prophet muhammad received the first revelation of the quran in the 7th century in the cave of hira in the month of ramadan.