2017 Greater Pittsburgh Jewish Community Study

Matthew Boxer, Matthew Brookner, Janet Krasner Aronson and Leonard Saxe

February 2018

Pittsburgh report coverThe 2017 Greater Pittsburgh Jewish Community Study provides a detailed socio-demographic portrait of the Pittsburgh-area Jewish community and describes community members' participation in Jewish communal life, their private Jewish activities, and their attitudes about Judaism and Israel.

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Among the Findings

Members of the Greater Pittsburgh Jewish community can be thought of as having one of five patterns of Jewish engagement. These groupings provide a deeper way to understand Jewish engagement aside from denominational affiliation and ritual behavior.

Index of Jewish Engagement

Pittsburgh engagement groups