Number of European Jews now stands at 1.3 million — down from 3.2 million in 1970, a drop of 60%

ALGEMEINER
European Jewish Population at Its Lowest Level Since 1170, New Report Reveals
by Staff
October 22, 2020

The proportion of the global Jewish population who reside in Europe has fallen below 10 percent according to a new report issued this week — the lowest Jewish population level on the continent in almost 900 years. “At the time of writing, the proportion of Jews residing in Europe is about the same as it was at the time of the first Jewish global population account conducted by Benjamin of Tudela, a Jewish medieval traveler, in 1170,” stated the report, published by the Institute for Jewish Policy Research (JPR), a London-based think tank. READ MORE

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