Tunisia is an Islamic country with Sunnite and Malekite foundations.
the Middle Ages the Kharejite religion was widely adopted, but this
particular doctrine is nowadays only supported by a minority situated on
the Isle of Jerba, where it is reflected throughout a most original
Followers of the Jewish faith used to be present in large
numbers in Tunisia, but most of them have gradually moved to France.
Many Christians have left the country since the declaration of
A few parishes can however still be retraced, especially
around the city of Tunis.