The Jewish Community of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Publication Date: December 1991

Publisher: Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA)

Author(s): Alberto Milkewitz

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: History; Demography; Culture; Jewish organizations

Type: Report

Coverage: Brazil


The author discusses the Jewish community of Sao Paulo, Brazil, comprised of 76,000 people. The author review the communities history and origins, its organizational structure, community trends and prospects, and Jewish participation in general Brazilian life.