A Reader in the Demography of American Jews

Publication Date: January 1977

Publisher: American Jewish Committee

Author(s): Jack J. Diamond

Research Area: Population and demographics

Keywords: American Jews; Demography

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


A demographic recapitulation is proposed here of the American Jewish Year Book from Volume 1 (1899-1900) to 76 (1976). Besides noting successive population estimates, it discusses methodology, local population surveys, and such a matters as fertility and intermarriage.