World Jewish Population, 2002
Publication Date: January 2002
Publisher(s): American Jewish Committee
Author(s): Sergio DellaPergola
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Demography; Jewish Identification; Study; Population Estimate
This article presents estimates regarding the size of the Jewish population for major regions and individual countries. The estimates reflect a prolonged and ongoing effort to study scientifically the demography of contemporary world Jewry. Data collection and comparative research have benefited from the collaboration of scholars and institutions in many countries, including replies to direct inquiries regarding current estimates.
In American Jewish Yearbook 2002, pp.601-642.