How many Muslims in the world follow "moderate / progressive" Islam, and why are they labelled as such?

Different branches of Islam:



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    I saw the link (graphic) which you pasted. It was indeed so interesting and even profitable for me. It has presented many different important interesting statistics regarding the Muslims... God bless you for presenting such link. Good luck mate. – اللهم صل علی محمد و آل محمد Oct 3 '15 at 18:59
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    just saw that category chart ,,it shows the percent value for shafai more than hanafi which is I guess not agreed upon,, – Faqirah Oct 3 '15 at 21:09
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    How do you define "moderate" and "progressive?" – user549 Oct 4 '15 at 20:39

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