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The number of victims
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The number of victims
Number of deportees by ethnicity
Number of prisoners registered by year
Overall numbers by ethnicity or category of deportee

Ethnicity/category

Number

Jews

1 million

Poles

70-75 thousand

Gypsies

21 thousand

Soviet POWs

15 thousand

Others

10-15 thousand

Total

Approx. 1.1 million

 

Source: Franciszek Piper, Ilu ludzi zginęło w KL Auschwitz. Liczba ofiar w świetle źródeł i badań, Oświęcim 1992.

*According to Wellers 1 (ibid., p. 155) 352,980.

**According to Wellers (ibid., p. 155) 86,675 Poles and reeducation prisoners.



 


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