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About the Righteous

Righteous Among the Nations - per Country & Ethnic Origin January 1, 2009

These figures are not necessarily an indication of the actual number of Jews saved in each country, but reflect the cases that were made available to Yad Vashem.

Albania 68 Latvia 120
Armenia 13 Lithuania 761
Austria 85 Luxembourg 1
Belarus 602 Macedonia 9
Belgium 1,512 Moldova 78
Bosnia 40 Montenegro 1
Brazil 2 Netherlands** 4,947
Bulgaria 19 Norway 42
Chile 1 Poland 6,135
China 2 Portugal 1
Croatia 102 Romania 56
Czech Republic 108 Russia 163
Denmark* 22 Serbia 125
Estonia 3 Slovakia 489
France 2,991 Slovenia 6
Georgia 1 Spain 4
Germany 460 Sweden 10
Great Britiain
(Incl. Scotland)
14 Switzerland 45
Greece 282 Turkey 1
Hungary 725 Ukraine 2,246
Itlay 468 USA 3
Japan 1 Vietnam 1

Total: 22,765

* The Danish Underground requested that all its members who participated in the rescue of the Jewish community not be listed individually, but commemorated as one group.

** Includes two persons originally from Indonesia, but residing in the Netherlands.