The Shocking Scale of Holocaust Killing by Country

The Holocaust was in the words of Winston Churchill ‘the most horrible crime in the whole history of the world.’ It involved the industrialised mass slaughter of Jewish people throughout Europe, particularly those in territories occupied to the east of Nazi Germany. This visualisation shows the number of deaths comparatively by country, with each block being 1,000 deaths.

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James Carson graduated from the University of York with a degree in English and History and have a keen interested in both World Wars and popular science - particularly space.

  • John P.

    A simple misprint under total death toll. You haves three billion and six billion… should be millions.

  • Jacob

    Any sources?