A Sociodemographic Profile of Jews in the United States in the 1980s


Publication Date: October 2008

Publisher: Institute of Contemporary Jewry

Author(s): Gary A. Tobin

Research Area: Population and demographics

Keywords: American Jews; Demography

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


In Jewish Population Studies 19 (Papers in Jewish Demography, 1985), 43-65. The quantitative picture presented here is intended to provide a background against which various critical aspects of Jewish life may be examined. These include family, religious practice, economic well-being, and others.