The 2005 Boston Community Survey: Preliminary Findings

Publication Date: November 2006

Publisher: Steinhardt Social Research Institute

Author(s): Leonard Saxe; Benjamin Phillips; Charles Kadushin; Graham Wright; Daniel Parmer

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: American Jews; Demography

Type: Report

Coverage: Massachusetts


The study seeks to understand who the Jews of the Greater Boston area are, how these individuals participate in Jewish communal life, and what the community members' needs are for programs and services. The study provides a portrait of the Boston Jewish community that is intended to facilitate communal reflection and planning.