Sources of Statistics on Jewish Vital Events and Migration in the United States

Publication Date: January 1973

Publisher: Institute of Contemporary Jewry

Author(s): Sidney Goldstein

Research Area: Population and demographics

Keywords: American Jews; Demography; Academic research

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


In Jewish Population Studies (Papers in Jewish Demography 1970), 60-108. This paper is intended to review what sources have been available to date on the vital statistics of the American Jewish population and in what ways NJPS will provide new sources and new insights on the growth and redistribution patterns of the Jewish population in the United States.