"Jedi" is an official religion in Australia with over 70,000 followers.

\'Jedi\' is an official religion in Australia with over 70,000 followers.

More info: Most of the 70,509 people who wrote Jedi on their census forms were suspected to have done so in response to an e-mail encouraging all Star Wars fans to get it recognized as an official religion.

A source said, \'When you look at it you probably have got about 5,000 people in that 70,000 that were true hard-core people that would believe the Jedi religion carte blanche,\'