Jehovah’s Witnesses Around the World


  • Venice, Italy​—Sharing an encouraging thought from the Bible

Fast Facts—Italy

  • 58,851,000—Population
  • 250,193—Ministers who teach the Bible
  • 2,804—Congregations
  • 1 to 236—Ratio of Jehovah’s Witnesses to population


Plaque Unveiled in Italy Memorializing Jehovah’s Witnesses Persecuted by Nazis and Fascists

A ceremony was held at Risiera di San Sabba in Trieste, Italy, to honor the thousands of Jehovah’s Witnesses who were persecuted by Nazis throughout Europe.


Italian Supreme Court Upholds the Health-Care Rights of Jehovah’s Witnesses

A recent ruling strengthened our brothers’ right to make decisions regarding their own medical care.


Doctors at Two Major Medical Conferences in Italy Show Interest in Transfusion-Alternative Strategies

The two events were an opportunity to provide up-to-date information related to bloodless medicine to medical professionals. Additionally, some anesthesiologists and surgeons shared their positive experiences of working with Jehovah’s Witnesses.


A Visit to Italy

Italy is well known for its rich history, varied scenery, and gregarious people. Learn more about this country and the activities of Jehovah’s Witnesses in it.