Publication Date: January 1994
Publisher: American Jewish Committee
Author(s): Sergio DellaPergola; Uziel O. Schmelz
Research Area: Culture and religion; Population and demographics
Keywords: Jewish Identification; Demography; Population Estimate; Study
The article presents updates, for the end of 1992, on the population of world Jewry. The population estimates given below 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 many countries, including replies to direct inquiries regarding current estimates.
In American Jewish Yearbook 1994, pp.465-489.