16 April 2012
According to the Observatorio Andalusí ‘s Annual Report for 2011published by the Union of Islamic Communities, in Spain live around 16,452 Muslims in Extremadura.
It highlights the following:
There are 17 Islamic identities with 16 mosques in the region of Extremadura.
Muslims living in Extremadura: 16,452 divided between foreign and Spanish (nationalized)
Foreign Muslims in Extremadura: 9,551
Spanish Muslims (nationalized): 6,901
Foreign Muslims in Badajoz (164 municipality): 3,191
Foreign Muslims in Cáceres (221 municipality): 6,360
With regard to the nationality of the foreigners living in Extremadura, the Moroccan nationality is dominant with 8645.
Muslim Students in Extremadura:
Spanish Students: 1,019
Immigrant Students: 1,655