Los Angeles Jewry: a demographic portrait
Publication Date: January 1986
Publisher(s): American Jewish Committee
Author(s): Bruce A. Phillips
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: American Jews; Demography
This article presents a portrait of the L.A. Jewish community: its development since earliest days, its demographic characteristics, and the patterns of participation by Jews in community activities and institutions. Data for the study comes from a 1979 survey, three earliest surveys (1951, 1959, 1967) and the 1980 U.S. population census.