How Many U.S. Jews Are There? Israeli Expert Offers Provocative Answer

Israel's leading demographer Sergio DellaPergola argues there are only 6 million Jews in America, contesting the 7.5 million figure cited in the gold-standard Pew survey for 2020

Judy Maltz
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Defying the doomsayers who insist American Jews are a dying breed, a recent Pew survey found that their numbers are actually growing at an impressive rate. A soon-to-be-published critique, however, describes these findings as “extremely implausible.”

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