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Social and political attitudes of British Jews
Author(s): Stephen Miller, Marlena Schmool and Antony Lerman
Date: 23 July 1996

The survey focuses on the interface between Jewish identity and the social and political attitudes of Jews and aims to produce a profile of the community.

tagged with: Affiliation, Antisemitism, Assimilation, Charity, Discrimination, Education, Identity, Israel, Philanthropy, Politics, “Synagogue membership”, “Voluntary sector”, Zionism

Strengthening Jewish identity: What works?
Author(s): David Graham
Date: 18 September 2014

Using data from JPR's National Jewish Student Survey, this study uses advanced statistical methods to examine the impact of different Jewish educational interventions on the identities of Jewish students in the UK.

Strictly Orthodox rising: What the demography of British Jews tells us about the future of the community
Author(s): Daniel Staetsky and Jonathan Boyd
Date: 15 October 2015

An important study using UK Census data to assess how the composition of the British Jewish population is likely to change over the coming decades, and focusing in particular on the changing numerical balance between the strictly Orthodox and mainstream Jewish communities.

tagged with: “Strictly Orthodox”, Haredim, “British Jews”

Summer in Paris
Author(s): Robert Wistrich
Date: 20 October 2014

Synagogue membership in the United Kingdom in 2010
Author(s): David Graham and Daniel Vulkan
Date: 13 May 2010

Conducted in partnership with the Board of Deputies of British Jews, this study paints a broad portrait of declining levels of synagogue affiliation, but demonstrates how that pattern of decline is being counteracted by some denominational sectors, most notably the strictly Orthodox.

tagged with: Affiliation, Community, Demography, Denomination, Identity, Synagogue, “Synagogue membership”

Synagogue membership in the United Kingdom in 2016
Author(s): Donatella Casale Mashiah and Jonathan Boyd
Date: 14 July 2017

An up-to-date look at synagogue membership figures in the UK, which provide the only consistent indicator of patterns of Jewish affiliation and belonging over time. Produced by JPR on behalf of the Board of Deputies of British Jews.

Synagogue Survey Guide 2016
Author(s): Donatella Casale
Date: 31 May 2016

The 2015 UK General Election: What happened in the seats with the largest Jewish populations?
Author(s): JPR
Date: 08 May 2015

A table examining the results of the 2015 general election in the thirty constitencies in which an estimated two-thirds of the UK's Jewish population live.

The attachment of British Jews to Israel
Author(s): Barry Kosmin, Antony Lerman and Jacqueline Goldberg
Date: 13 August 1997

Overall it was found that 43 per cent of the sample felt a strong attachment to Israel. Yet, if current trends prevail, attachment to Zionism and to the Jewish state could become the concern of only a minority with a mostly Traditional or Orthodox religious outlook.

tagged with: Aliyah, Demography, Identity, Israel, Zionism, Affiliation

The attitudes of Jews in Britain towards Israel
Author(s): David Graham and Jonathan Boyd
Date: 15 July 2010

The first national survey to examine British Jewish attitudes to Israel in depth.  It demonstrates that British Jews are strongly attached to the country, and whilst deeply concerned about Israel's security needs, they are also eager to see compromises made in the quest for peace.

tagged with: Aliyah, antisemitism, Ideology, Israel, Identity, “Peace process”, politics, Security, Zionism