Statistical figures related to religious field

970 religious associations registered since reregistration process initiated (01.09.2009). From the confessional point of view, 933 of them are Islamic and 37 are non-Islamic (Christian - 26; Jewish - 8; Krishna - 1; Baha'i - 2).

Across the country, number of registered religious educational institutions (colleges) is 11.

Across the country, number of mosques is 2,250.

Number of churches is 16 churches, synagogues is 7.

Totally 748 scared places (Pir) and pilgrimages have been identified in the country.

 

Number of historical and religious sites identified in our liberated territories, 67 are mosques, 139 are temples and 192 are pilgrimages. Of the 67 mosques in the liberated territories (18 in Shusha, 5 in Aghdam, 19 in Fuzuli, 6 in Zangilan, 5 in Jabrayil, 8 in Gubadli, 3 in Lachin, 2 in Kalbajar, 1 in Khojavand), 65 completely destroyed and 2 partially destroyed.

 

İn Nakhchivan AR, 213 mosques, 25 scared places and pilgrimages exit. The number of registered religious communities is 17.