Berlin, Germany



Berlin is the capital and the largest city of Germany as well as one of its 16 states. It is also the second most populous city proper and the seventh most populous urban area in the European Union.

Total Population: 4,325,000

(An increase of 23.56 % in the past 5 years.)

Foreign Born originate from approximately 190 different countries.

Quick Facts

  • The most ethnically diverse urban area in Germany.

  • Berlin is home to over 80 Islamic mosques and several Buddhist Temples.

  • Home to more than 20 non-indigenous communities with a population of at least 10,000 people.

  • The most-commonly-spoken foreign languages include Turkish, English, Russian, Arabic, Polish, Kurdish, Vietnamese, Serbian, Croatian and French. Turkish, Arabic, Kurdish, Serbian and Croatian are heard more often in the western part, due to the large Middle Eastern and former-Yugoslavian communities. English, Vietnamese, Russian, and Polish have more native speakers in eastern Berlin.

  • Home to one of the largest Turk populations in Europe.

  • Home to one of the largest Arab, Syrian populations in Europe.

People Group Highlights

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
Jew, Eastern Yiddish Speaking IsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesJewsEthnic Religions - Judaism123,000
PolePolandEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic107,807
SpaniardSpainEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic88,000
SlovakSlovakiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic77,790
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni67,000
TamilMalaysiaEuropean PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism64,500
Arab, PalestinianIsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam35,000
ItalianItalyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic34,605
Arab, SyrianSyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni33,007
BulgarBulgariaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox30,406
Zaza, NorthernTurkeyCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam - Shia30,000
SerbSerbiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox27,060
Arab, TunisianTunisiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni26,500
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana25,637
KazakhKazakhstanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni20,886
UkrainianUkraineEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity20,023
BosniakBosnia and HerzegovinaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam15,408
Kurd, CentralIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam15,000
AfghanAfghanistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam10,917
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam8,381
MacedonianMacedoniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox5,578
Romani, VlaxEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic5,000
ArabicNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni5,000
Saxons, LowerNetherlandsEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,500
Albanian, ToskAlbaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni4,462