Current Jewish Intermarriages in the United States

Publication Date: January 1980

Publisher: Institute of Contemporary Jewry

Author(s): Dov Lazerwitz

Research Area: Population and demographics; Social conditions

Keywords: Jewish Continuity; Family; Marriage

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


Using data from the 1970-71 National Jewish Population Study, the paper examines how much intermarriage has taken place in the American Jewish community and what short range projections can be made about the intermarriage rate.

In Jewish Population Studies 12 (Papers in Jewish Demography, 1977), 103-114.