Basic Characteristics of the Greater New York Jewish Population


Publication Date: January 1976

Publisher: American Jewish Committee

Author(s): Fred Massarik

Research Area: Culture and religion; Population and demographics

Keywords: Jewish Identification; Demography; Residential Distribution; Employment

Type: Brief

Coverage: New York


Based on data from the 1970-1971 National Jewish Population Survey, this article describes the geographical distribution, age composition and employment status of the Jewish population of the New York area.

In American Jewish Year Book 1976, pp.239-248.