Muslims of the Rhodopes

This interactive map shows the oblasts (municipalities) in the Rhodope Mountains that have significant Muslim populations. Click on a marker to learn the name of the oblast, its population, and what kinds of Muslims live there: Pomak (ethic Bulgarian Muslims), Millet (ethnic Roma Muslims), and/or Turkish Muslims.see endnote

Related: Learn how to pray for Bulgarian Muslims here.

endnote – descriptions of each oblast list Muslim groups according to their relative size. Population data is for the whole oblast, not just the Muslim population. Data will be updated in June 2012 based on results of the 2011 census.

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