World Jewish Population, 1984


Publication Date: January 1986

Publisher: American Jewish Committee

Author(s): Uziel O. Schmelz

Research Area: Culture and religion; Population and demographics

Keywords: Demography; Population Estimate; Study

Type: Report


This article presents updates, as of 1984, of the Jewish population estimates for 1982. Population censuses taken around 1980 have yielded useful information on the Jews of some countries. The figures for 1982 have been updated to 1984 in accordance with the intervening changes (natural, affiliative and migratory).