Population By Religious Confession
Sunni Islam was the faith of two,400,000 of the Muslims, or 1.6% of the total inhabitants of Russia. It had significant following of more than 10% of the population solely in Dagestan (49%) and Karachay-Cherkessia (13%). Percentages higher than 2% are present in Kabardino-Balkaria (5%), Yugra (Khantia-Mansia) (5%), Yamalia (4%), Astrakhan Oblast (3%), Chelyabinsk Oblast (three%) and Tyumen Oblast (2%). Many other federal topics had a Muslim population of 0.1% to 0.9%.