About 80 percent of Bangladeshis are Muslims, making Bangladesh one of the largest Muslim countries in the world. The Muslim community in Bangladesh tends to be accomodating to other faiths and beliefs and Bangladesh is known for its lack of communal strife.
Hinduism is professed by about 13 percent of the population. There are also significant numbers of Buddhists in Bangladesh.
Bangladesh also has a very small Christian community.
Islam in Bangladesh