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American Jews
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North American Jews as % of population by state/province
Total population

6,829,000–7,160,000
1.7–2.6% of total U.S. population, 2012
Enlarged population (includes full or partial Jewish ancestry)

8,000,000–10,000,000
Regions with significant populations
New York City, Miami, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, Baltimore–Washington
 United States 5.4–8.3 million
 Israel 170,000
Languages
Religion
Judaism (35% Reform, 18% Conservative, 10% Orthodox, 6% others, 30% Non-denomination)

American Jews, or Jewish Americans, are Americans who were Jews, whether by religion, ethnicity or nationally.


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