Statistical figures related to religious field

After the process of state registration of religious communities (01.09.2009), 942 religious communities were registered. From a confessional point of view, 907 of them are Islam and 35 are non-Islamic (Christian - 24; Jewish - 8; Krishna - 1; Baha'i - 2) religious communities.

Since the beginning of the process of state registration of religious educational institutions (colleges) in 2017, 10 religious educational institutions have been registered.

There are 2,250 mosques in the country, 136 of them are located in Baku.

There are 14 churches and 7 synagogues in the country.

There are 748 shrines and pilgrimages in the country, 25 of those are in the Baku-Absheron region.