November 27, 2017

Muslims are younger and have more children than non-Muslims in Germany and in Europe overall

Median age, 2016

Total fertility rate, 2015-2020

Muslims

31

1.9

Non-Muslims

47

1.4

Germany

Muslims

30

2.6

Non-Muslims

44

1.6

Europe avg.

PEW RESEARCH CENTER

Muslims are younger and have more children than non-Muslims in Germany and in Europe overall

Median age, 2016

Muslims

31

Non-Muslims

47

Germany

Muslims

30

Non-Muslims

44

Europe avg.

Total fertility rate, 2015-2020

1.9

1.4

Germany

2.6

1.6

Europe avg.

PEW RESEARCH CENTER