2020 Metropolitan Chicago Jewish Population Study

Janet Krasner Aronson, Matthew A. Brookner, and Leonard Saxe

October 2021

Chicago report coverThis comprehensive study of the Jewish population of Metropolitan Chicago, sponsored by the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago (JUF), was conducted with NORC at the University of Chicago.

This study provides reliable and valid data to promote an understanding of the community and to aid strategic planning, program development, and policies to support and enhance Jewish life.

Specifically, the study:

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