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The secular Jews are (not) all leaving

June 16, 2011

Well, not really. Actually, among the adult Jews in Jerusalem, the secular ones are the largest group, at close to 40%. More surprisingly, the Haredi are the smallest group and not growing, stuck a bit below 30%. This is probably because many young Haredi couples leave town and move to places with more affordable housing.

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  1. Geoffrey permalink
    June 16, 2011 6:10 pm

    Yaacov, could we please have the context of the reference and which are the boundaries of Jerusalem surveyed?

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