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The Only 3 Countries Without A Single Mosque In The World

Islam is a religion founded in the seventh century and is the second most followed religion in the world. It is interesting to know that there is literally only one country in the world without Muslim population, and the country is called 'Vatican City'. While other countries have certain Muslim population. But there are three countries in the world without even a single mosque.

Here are those:

1. Vatican City

Vatican City is a country located in Europe. The country is entirely surrounded by Time, Italy and is popular for museums, ancient Roman sculptures, churches and giant assembly hall. This country is spread across 121 acres of land with around population of just 825,000 heads. As discussed earlier, it is the only Country in the world without any Muslim. Construction of any religious place other than Catholic is not allowed. Hence, there are no mosque found here.

People here need to cross the border to reach Italy if they want to visit mosque nearby. The mosque nearest to their Country is 'Islamic culture center' located in Rome, Italy which is just 15 minutes walk from the center of the country.

2. San Marino

San Marino is a small Country located in Europe. It is landlocked by Italy and is popular for mountain cliffs, notable buildings and churches. There are almost 34,000 people here, out of which 0.02% of the population are Muslims. There are no mosque in this country due to really less population which is around 7 individuals only.

People here need to cross the border to reach Italy if they want to visit a mosque nearby. The mosque nearest to their Country is 'Contro Islamico Culturale di Rimini' located in Rimini, Italy which is just 30 minutes drive from the center of the country.

3. Monaco

Monaco, official known as 'principality of Monaco' is a country located in Europe, bordered with France nad Mediterranean Sea. Out of the almost 39,000 individuals, only 0.5% of the population practice Muslims. Due to really less population, there are no mosque here.

People here need to cross the border to reach France if they want to visit a mosque nearby. The mosque nearest to their Country is 'Mosquée de Beausoleil located in Beausoleil, France which is just a 5 minute drive from the center of the country.

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