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Total country population 600,000
Core Jewish population 700
Jews per total 1,000 in population 1.17
Population with a Jewish parent 900
Enlarged Jewish population 1,100
Law of Return Jewish population 1,300



  • The total population of Luxembourg on 1 January 2016 stood at 576,200. Its population grew by 13,300 in 2015, most of which was due to inward migration.
  • As of 1 January 2016, the core Jewish population of Luxembourg was estimated to be 600 (0.10% of the wider population), and the enlarged Jewish population was estimated at 1000 (0.17% of the wider population).
  • An estimated 1,200 Luxembourgers qualify for Israeli citizenship under the Law of Return.
  • The Jewish community is concentrated in Luxembourg City and Esch-sur-Alzette.

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