2014 Greater Seattle Jewish Community Study

Matthew Boxer, Janet Krasner Aronson, Matthew A. Brown, Leonard Saxe

January 2015

Seattle report coverThe 2014 Greater Seattle Jewish Community Study, conducted by the Cohen Center and Steinhardt Institute in collaboration with the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle, provides an up-to-date description of the size and character of Seattle-area Jewry.

Included in the study are demographic findings, information on the religious background and geographic profile of Greater Seattle’s Jewish population as well as descriptions of participation in Jewish life and volunteer activities.

The narrative is supplemented with community members’ own words on topics related to Jewish identity, diversity and community resources.

The report also includes special sections devoted to issues confronting families with children, young adults, senior adults, inmarried and intermarried couples and synagogue members.

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Among the Findings