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Jewish demography and statistics

U. O. Schmelz

Jewish demography and statistics

bibliography for 1920-1960.

by U. O. Schmelz

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Published in Jerusalem .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDemografyah u-statistikah shel ha-Yehudim.
    StatementCompiled and edited by O. Schmelz, with the assistance of R. Shebath.
    GenreBibliography.
    ContributionsUniversiṭah ha-ʻIvrit bi-Yerushalayim. Makhon le-Yahadut zemanenu.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ6374.S8 S33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL256915M
    LC Control Numberhe 64000334
    OCLC/WorldCa3548919

    Statistics & Mathematics Find free statistics and mathematics books in this category. Are you looking for a specific subject? Try one of the mathematics or statistics books which will help you at . / AMERICAN JEWISH YEAR BOOK, Where official sources on Jewish population are not available, inde-pendent sociodemographic studies have provided most valuable infor-mation on Jewish demography and socioeconomic stratification, as well as on Jewish identification. The largest of such studies so far have been the National Jewish Population Survey (NJPS) in the United States.

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Fertility in Israel. A Total Fertility Rate (TFR) of represents the Replacement-Level Fertility: the average number of children per woman needed for each generation to exactly replace itself without needing international immigration.A value below will cause the native population to decline.

    Significant aspects of Jewish demography worldwide include the growth of Israel’s Jewish population from 6,, in early to 6,, by the beginning of , and stability in the American Jewish population, at million (U.S. and Israeli Jewry constitute the world’s two largest contemporary Jewish . Jewish members make up percent of the Congress that was sworn in in January. There are nine Jewish senators – including Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York – and 21 Jewish Missing: demography.


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Jewish demography and statistics by U. O. Schmelz Download PDF EPUB FB2

Divided into six sections, the book discusses historical demography, immigration and settlement, population dynamics, social stratification and economy, family and Jewish identity in the U.S., and Jewish identity in Israel.

The volume represents the dynamic and diverse nature of the study of world and local Jewish populations. Get this Jewish demography and statistics book a library. Jewish demography and statistics; bibliography for [U O Schmelz; Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit bi-Yerushalayim.

Makhon le-Yahadut zemanenu.]. The average country essay includes a summary of facts (Jewish population by city, languages spoken, etc.), a historical overview, and a contemporary overview, followed by a selected bibliography. Western Europe understandably receives the most attention, with 32 essays, while North America receives /5(11).

The •statistics of Jewish population given below are based largely upon estimates made before the World War. The popula-tion figures for the countries which have not been affected by the shifting boundaries as a result of the war are repeated as given in the previous issue of the Year Book. Jewish Population of World Still Lower Than Before Holocaust.

One of the most difficult series of questions in the contemporary Jewish world concerns demography. Even a cursory study of the Biblical books shows that, despite the idea that the roots of the Jews are so inextricably tied up with the Land of Israel, the Jews are extraordinary travelers.

The total Jewish population of the known world. Jewish Year Book - Number 1 Jewish Population in the United States, Director, Jewish demography and statistics book Demography Project responsibility of continuing to provide these vital statistics on the Jewish population of the United States along with those for world Jewry.

● About million Jews live in the United States. The Jewish population has increased from million in and million in ● 44% of Jews live in the Northeast, 11% in the Midwest, 22% in the South, and 23% in the West.

A significant shift out of the Northeast to the South and West has occurred over the past 40 years. Current Israeli Jewish demographics are characterized by a relatively high fertility rate of 3 children per woman and a stable age distribution.

The overall growth rate of Jews in Israel is % annually. The diaspora countries, by contrast, have low Jewish birth rates, an increasingly elderly age composition, and a negative balance of people. The second section covers intermarriage and demographic characteristics, such as age, education and income.

The third section examines aspects of Jewish identity, including questions about what is essential to Jewish identity, what is incompatible with being Jewish, friendship networks, Jewish education and child rearing. Full demographic report of Laurel, MS population including education levels, household income, job market, ethnic makeup, and languages.

U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,+ local law enforcement agencies. Today, as it has for over a century, the American Jewish Year Book remains the single most useful source of information and analysis on Jewish demography, social and political trends, culture, and religion.

For anyone interested in Jewish life, it is simply indispensable. Since inception, the American Jewish Year Book has documented the Jewish world and has given significant attention to Jewish population issues.

Sinceresponsibility for preparing annual population estimates for world Jewry was taken by the Division of Jewish Demography and Statistics of the A. Harman Institute of Contemporary Jewry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

For the statistics given below various authorities have been consulted, among them the " Statesman's Year Book" forthe English " Jewish Year Book " for" The Jewish Ency-clopedia," Jildische Statistik, and the Alliance Israelite Uni-verselle reports.

THE UNITED STATES ESTIMATES As the census of the United States has, in. The Jewish content in the lives of most U.S. Jews consists of cheaply exploitative cinematic treatments of the Holocaust, gaudy, lavish and meaningless bar and bat mitzvahs that resemble sweet parties, and television sitcoms in which ostensibly "Jewish" characters are universalized as if they were in witness protection programs.

Statistics compiled since by the Cooperative Children’s Book Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison demonstrate the problem, at least in terms of race - their study has only recently. Della Pergola is a specialist on the demography of world Jewry and has published numerous books and over two hundred papers on historical demography, the family, international migration, Jewish identification, and population projections in the Diaspora and in Israel.

He has written extensively about demography in Israel and Palestine. Jewish Voters are Diverse, JCRC-NY, Ap A look at NY’s Jewish voters and how they break down by ideology and denomination. Click here. American and Israeli Jews: Twin Portraits From Pe w Research Center Surveys, Septem Pew Research Center has surveyed Jewish adults in both places, and has found deep bonds between them.

Table of Contents. List of Figures Acknowledgements Contributors Introduction Part I: Jewish Histories 1 The Biblical Period: Society, Culture, and Demographics Leonard J.

Greenspoon 2 The Age of the Bible and Ancient Near East: Intellectual developments and Highlights Jacqueline Vayntrub 3 Comparative Topics and Emerging Trends in Biblical Studies Anne Knafl 4 Society, Culture, and Demography. Read with caution: This is a challenging and thought-provoking book that is either alarming or exciting, depending on your point of view.

The basic treatise is that the super-religious—that is, fundamentalists of all faiths—will be in control of government and culture worldwide within 50 years or so simply because they are having more babies than the less-religious or s:.

• Studies on Jewish demography, on Jewish migration or on specific Jewish communities in different cities, regions or countries. For the yearin addition to the references above, some data have been collected from the archives of the Documentation Center of Demography and Statistics of the Jews in the Avraham Harman Institute of.; Association for Jewish Demography and Statistics.

Publisher: Jerusalem: Avraham Harman Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Hebrew University of Jerusalem: World Union of Jewish Studies: Association for Jewish Demography and Statistics, Series: Jewish population studies, no. .The data of the Central Bureau of Statistics are based on information gathered by the Division of Jewish Demography and Statistics and the A.

Harman Institute of Contemporary Jewry of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, which relate to