# Kaiser to Fuhrer Facts

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What percentage of the pre-1914 army were professional soldiers?

44%

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Turn out at the 1912 election?

85%

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How many seats did the SPD get in the 1907 elections?

Just 43, even though they got lots of votes; showing the effect of urbanisation, but also the discrepancies in the electoral system

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1900-14: Population growth of how much in Germany?

24m

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How much unemployment was there in 1907?

3.5m

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How much did WWI cost Germany?

£8,394m

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How many Germans were killed in WWI?

2m

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How many Germans demonstrated against the war in 1917?

300,000 (three times as many as protested FOR the war in 1914)

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National Debt in 1922?

470m marks

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During 'hyperinflation', how much did prices go up every minute?

1120%

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After the introduction of the RENTENMARK , how many state employees had to be fired to balance the budget?

700,000

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How many murders took place 1920-22?

376 (354 were right-wingers)

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May 1928 Election: What percentage of seats did the Nazis win?

2.6%

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How much money in international loans did the Dawes Plan get Germany?

800m RM

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How much support did Muller's Grand Coalition have in the Reichstag?

over 60%

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1929 - what happened to Nazi vote in Thuringia?

It trebled, and broke the 10% barrier

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How many signatures did the Harzburg Front's petition against the Young Plan gain?

4m

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By 1930, how many people were avid radio listeners?

4m

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By 1923 how many members did the Nazi Party have?

3300

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When were the Nazi Party banned, and by whom?

1932, by Bruning

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By the end of 1929, how many members did the Nazi Party have?

130,000

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How much money did the Industrialists donate to the Nazis?

3m RM in Jan. 1933

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How many members did the SA have by 1933?

500,000

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By 1932, how much of the German workforce were unemployed?

1/3 (the unemployed and their dependents made up 1/5 of the population)

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By 1931, how many businesses had gone bankrupt?

50,000

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In 1932, how many times did Bruning use Article 48 (rule by decree)?

66

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What percentage of the vote did Hitler gain in the presidential election (1932)?

36.8%

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1930-2: How much did the Nazi vote rise by?

6m

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July 1932 Election: How many seats did Nazis win?

230 (became biggest party in Reichstag)

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Nov 1932 Election: How many seats did Nazis lose?

34

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How many National Elections were held during 1930-2?

5

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In the March 1933 election, what percentage did the Nazi vote increase to?

43.9% (2/3 of Germany did NOT vote Nazi. They missed a majority by 40 seats)

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How many voted for the Enabling Act? (1933)

444

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By Summer 1934, how many men did the SA have?

4.5m

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During the Night of the Long Knives, approx. how many people were executed?

Anything between 77-401 people

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How many people were in favour of Hitler's assumption of presidential powers? (Aug.1934)

90% - 38m

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How many elites took part in the Kreisau Circle?

20

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Approximately how many Germans were killed for some form of resistance?

77,000

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How many Protestant dissidents in Prussia in 1935?

700

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In one month, how many people were arrested for refusing to work?

7,408 (does this count as resistance?)

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How many political death sentences? And how many were Communists?

32,500 in total. 20,000 Communists.

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How many Chancellery Offices were there in Nazi Germany?

5 (main ones headed by Lammers and Bormann)

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How many cabinet meetings per year in 1933, decreased to how many in 1939?

72 in 1933 decreased to none in 1939

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1933-5: ** purged of how many 'undesirables'?

60,000

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What percentage of denunciations for sterilisation came from those in the medical profession?

75%

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Concentration camp population by 1935?

Below 4000

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How many members did the DAF have at its peak?

20m

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How much did a week's cruise for a family cost with the KDF, and how many took advantage of this offer in 1938?

£7 (10.3m used in 1938)

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How much money raised for 1933 'Winter Aid Programme' through 'voluntary' donations?

338m RM

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How many children born through 'Lebensborn'?

11,000

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How many members did the Hitler Youth have in 1939?

7.3m

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Niemoller's Confessional Church (1934) - how many pastors supported this?

Anything between 7000 - 17000

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How many sterilised in total?

400,000

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How many children euthanised through Aktion T4?

5200

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What percentage of the population were members of the German Faith Movement?

5%

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How many servicemen killed 1944-5?

5m

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How many involved in forced labour?

15m

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Meat ration dropped by what percentage after what?

After five months fighting in Russia, meat ration dropped by up to 80%

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When was a 60 hour working week introduced?

1944

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How many Eastern Germans became refugees?

5m

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How many killed through bombing?

300,000 killed in Germany

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How many left homeless by bombing?

7m (3m homes destroyed)

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Death sentences in ordinary courts 1939 and 1944?

1939 - 139, 1944 - over 4000

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How many Germans said bombing was the hardest part of the war for civilians?

91%

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1942: how much was bread allowance cut by?

200g

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1936: unemployment reduced to how much?

2.1m

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Government expenditure increased by how much? (1933-6)

70%

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MEFO Bills = By 1937, how much had government paid out?

12 billion marks worth

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During the war, by what percentage did civilian consumption decline?

20%

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After Speer, Ammunition production up by what percentage?

97%

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...And weaponry up by what percentage?

59%

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By 1944, how much had production increased from 1942?

Three-fold

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1941 - what percentage of the workforced were involved in war related products?

55%

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How many Austrian Jews forced to emigrate?

45,000

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1941 - How many Jews euthanised?

93,300 approx.

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1941-2: how many Russian Jews shot by Einsatzgruppen?

70,000

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How many Jews killed at Auschwitz and Treblinka?

Auschwitz = 1.5m, Treblinka = 870,000

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Madagascar Plan proposed for how many Jews to be moved?

4m

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How many Communist members were arrested after Reichstag Fire?

4000

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Turn out at the 1912 election?

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85%

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How many seats did the SPD get in the 1907 elections?

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1900-14: Population growth of how much in Germany?

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How much unemployment was there in 1907?

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