December 13, 2016

Majority of Jews live in highly educated countries


Majority of Jews live in highly educated countries

Share of global Jewish adult population

Avg. years of schooling, general adult population

United States

43.4%

12.9 years

Israel

37.5

11.6

Canada

12.8

2.5

United Kingdom

12.2

2.4

Australia

12.3

0.9

Global

9.1 million

7.7

Note: Adults ages 25 years and older in 2010 (or latest year available).
Source: Pew Research Center analysis. See Methodology for more details. “Religion and Education Around the World”

PEW RESEARCH CENTER

Majority of Jews live in highly educated countries

Share of global Jewish adult population

United States

43.4%

Israel

37.5

Canada

2.5

United Kingdom

2.4

Australia

0.9

Global

9.1 million

Avg. years of schooling, general adult population

United States

12.9 years

Israel

11.6

Canada

12.8

United Kingdom

12.2

Australia

12.3

Global

7.7

Note: Adults ages 25 years and older in 2010 (or latest year available).
Source: Pew Research Center analysis. See Methodology for more details. “Religion and Education Around the World”

PEW RESEARCH CENTER