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What population statistics are there about Jews living in Australia?

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Question: What population statistics are there about Jews living in Australia?

The following information about Australian Jewry comes from the 2005 Annual Assessment by The Jewish People Policy Planning Institute (JPPPI) of the Jewish Agency for Israel.

Answer: Jewish Population
1970: 65,000
2005: 102,000
2020 Projected: 95,000

Percentage of Jewish population that attends Jewish Day School
65 percent

Percentage of Jewish population that marries out
22 percent

Immigration to Israel (Aliyah) in 2004
54

Tourists to Israel in 2004
14,871

Violent Anti-Semitic Incidents in 2004
16

Index of World Jewry Population Statistics

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