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Which European country has the largest Jewish population?
France has the largest number of Jews in Europe at about 480,000 Jews who are mainly found in Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Strasbourg and Toulouse regions. French Jews suffered anti-Semitism, but most of them survived the Holocaust. Jews later migrated to France from French colonies of the Mediterranean and North Africa in the 19th century. Currently, the Sephardi and Mizrahi Jews are the majority.
China, India and the United States are the three most populous countries. Which country is the fourth?
Indonesia has 237 million inhabitants. This is more than Brazil (201M), Pakistan (184M), Nigeria (173M), Bangladesh (152M), Russia (143M) and Japan (127M)
Which of these countries is not an absolute monarchy?
Bhutan has transitioned from an absolute monarchy to a multi-party democracy. The development of Bhutanese democracy has been marked by the active encouragement and participation of reigning Bhutanese monarchs since the 1950s, beginning with legal reforms such as the abolition of slavery, and culminating in the enactment of Bhutan's Constitution. The first democratic elections in Bhutan began in 2007, and all levels of government had been democratically elected by 2011. These elections included Bhutan's first ever partisan National Assembly election.
Which Indonesian island is the most populous?
Island 3. With a population of 135 million (excluding the 3.6 million on the island of Madura which is administered as part of the province of Java), Java is the world's most populous island, and one of the most densely-populated places on the globe.
Which Nordic country has the largest population?
Sweden. Nordic nations are small, and even the largest, Sweden (9.6 million), is less populous than Greece, Belgium or Portugal. Finland, Denmark and Norway all have between 5 and 6 million inhabitants.
Which country of Central America is the most populous?
Guatemala. With over 14 million inhabitants, Guatemala is almost twice as populous as Honduras (7.4M) and Nicaragua (5.7M), even though both Honduras and Nicaragua are larger by area.