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An Overview of the Canadian Jewish Community


Publication Date: January 1993

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Author(s): Allan Reitzes; Steven M. Cohen; Jay Brodbar-Nemzer; Gary A. Tobin; Charles Shahar

Research Area: Population and demographics

Keywords: Canadian Jewry; Demography

Type: Report

Coverage: Canada


The chapter presents data on the social, demographic, and cultural characteristics of Canadian Jewry. The data are taken from two 1990 surveys. The first part of the chapter focuses on Canadian national patterns while the second and third focus on Toronto and Montreal's Jewish communities.