By Vexen Crabtree 2013
Bailiwick of Jersey
|Status||Dependency (Crown Dependency)|
|Social and Moral Index||0 best|
|ISO3166-1 Codes||JE, JEY, 8321|
“Jersey and the other Channel Islands represent the last remnants of the medieval Dukedom of Normandy that held sway in both France and England. These islands were the only British soil occupied by German troops in World War II. Jersey is a British crown dependency but is not part of the UK or of the European Union. However, the UK Government is constitutionally responsible for its defense and international representation.”
CIA's The World Factbook (2013)5
My Social and Moral Development Index does not have enough data points for Jersey to produce an accurate ranking. As a territory of the UK I do not have many specific statistics for this territory in its own right.
The CIA World Factbook has slightly different data, and states: Protestant (Anglican, Baptist, Congregational New Church, Methodist, Presbyterian), Roman Catholic6.
There isn't much information in the database for Jersey, most likely because it is either a part of another country (i.e., a territory or posession) and therefore most international statistics are counted for the country as a whole, or, this is such an exotic place that little data exists about it.
Current edition: 2013 May 01
Parent page: Compare International Statistics by Region and Continent
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(2013) World Factbook. The USA Government's Central Intelligence Agency (USA CIA) publishes The World Factbook, and the online version is frequently updated.
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