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People > Immigration > Destination countries of nationalities and ethnic groups Stats: compare key data on Germany & United States

Definitions

  • Arab population: Arab population in each country. France is the only European country with over 1 million Arabs.
  • Canadians: Amount of naturalized Canadians or Canadian citizens living in each country as of 2014.
  • Gautemalans: Estimates of number of migrants from Guatemala by country of residence.
  • German ancestry: Residents who claim German ancestry. Estimates are based on national censuses.
  • Jewish > Percent Jewish: Percentage of population that is Jewish.
  • Jews > Enlarged Jewish population:

    Jewish population by country. The enlarged Jewish community includes Jews, non-Jews with Jewish ancestry and non-Jewish members of Jewish households.   

  • Jews > Enlarged Jewish population per thousand people:

    Jewish population by country. The enlarged Jewish community includes Jews, non-Jews with Jewish ancestry and non-Jewish members of Jewish households.   

    . Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Jews > Percent Jewish: Proportion of country’s population that is Jewish.
  • Jews > Total Jews: Amount of Jewish residents.
  • Jews > Total Jews per thousand people: Amount of Jewish residents. Figures expressed per thousand people for the same year.
  • Lebanese: Number of residents who are Lebanese-born or of Lebanese descent.
  • Percent of population of African descent: Percentage of each country's population that is of African descent. These numbers include people mixed with African descent as well.
  • Russians: Number of residents who are ethnic Russians and maintain a feeling of Russian national identity.
STAT Germany United States HISTORY
Arab population 500,000
Ranked 16th.
3.5 million
Ranked 4th. 7 times more than Germany
Canadians 13,390
Ranked 7th.
1.06 million
Ranked 1st. 79 times more than Germany
Gautemalans 5,989
Ranked 5th.
985,045.5
Ranked 1st. 164 times more than Germany
German ancestry 64.64 million
Ranked 1st. 27% more than United States
50.76 million
Ranked 2nd.
Jewish > Percent Jewish 0.15%
Ranked 12th.
1.71%
Ranked 2nd. 11 times more than Germany

Jews > Enlarged Jewish population 250,000
Ranked 9th.
8.3 million
Ranked 1st. 33 times more than Germany
Jews > Enlarged Jewish population per thousand people 3.05
Ranked 16th.
26.44
Ranked 3rd. 9 times more than Germany
Jews > Percent Jewish 0.305%
Ranked 17th.
2.64%
Ranked 2nd. 9 times more than Germany
Jews > Total Jews 119,000
Ranked 6th.
5.28 million
Ranked 2nd. 44 times more than Germany

Jews > Total Jews per thousand people 1.46
Ranked 12th.
17.05
Ranked 2nd. 12 times more than Germany

Lebanese 97,000
Ranked 12th.
3.3 million
Ranked 2nd. 34 times more than Germany
Percent of population of African descent 0.6%
Ranked 28th.
13.6%
Ranked 3rd. 23 times more than Germany
Russians 1.09 million
Ranked 5th.
3.16 million
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Germany

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Arab people (Arab diaspora) (Intra-Regional Labour Mobility in the Arab World , International Organization for Migration (IOM) Cairo); Wikipedia: Canadian diaspora; http://www.migrationdrc.org/research/typesofmigration/Global_Migrant_Origin_Database_Version_4.xls, Migration, Globalisation & Poverty; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_diaspora#Distribution; http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/13992-statistics and http://docs.fdrlibrary.marist.edu/psf/box52/a467cg01.html; https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:Rv2hLhme008J:www.jewishdatabank.org/Reports/World_Jewish_Population_2010.pdf+world+jewish+population+2010&hl=en&gl=us&pid=bl&srcid=ADGEEShFmlEo2XYeBjYVUGgz_STm8ZXvaFqIMHdpfxUC8uWpDuLqb9l7GvJbF2piXHqxgDaGkOY3jfCA_RkpUlKLSByoSQC3cLV-5LcpxgXggqUIYwzK9hdfmwVv4Sz0BdeFMxJ_-2To&sig=AHIEtbT5tVUek4PSi_N_5f0Dwe-11sBzMg, Number 2 - 2010. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Sergio DellaPergola. p. 60.; https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:Rv2hLhme008J:www.jewishdatabank.org/Reports/World_Jewish_Population_2010.pdf+world+jewish+population+2010&hl=en&gl=us&pid=bl&srcid=ADGEEShFmlEo2XYeBjYVUGgz_STm8ZXvaFqIMHdpfxUC8uWpDuLqb9l7GvJbF2piXHqxgDaGkOY3jfCA_RkpUlKLSByoSQC3cLV-5LcpxgXggqUIYwzK9hdfmwVv4Sz0BdeFMxJ_-2To&sig=AHIEtbT5tVUek4PSi_N_5f0Dwe-11sBzMg, Number 2 - 2010. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Sergio DellaPergola. p. 60. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Judaism/jewpop.html, Jewish Population of the World. 2012.; http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/13992-statistics and http://docs.fdrlibrary.marist.edu/psf/box52/a467cg01.html. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Wikipedia: Lebanese people (Diaspora); Wikipedia: African diaspora (Estimated population and distribution); Wikipedia: Russian diaspora (Statistics)

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