Number of American Jews - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Rachel
    • 01.11.09 | 11:48 (IST)

    American Jewry is 6 million strong? What a joke!! This may have been true a generation or two ago, but not today. There are probably about 4 1/2 million at the most. This is due to intermarriage, and an extremely low birthrate. Another problem is that many never marry at all. The Jewish population is aging and dying off. The only exception is the Orthodox who do marry Jewish and have big families.

    from the article: Dovish Jews? They love Israel? Excommunicate them
    First published 15:31 19.10.09 | Last updated 20:07 20.10.09
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