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Vital Statistics:
Largest Jewish Populated Metropolitan Areas, Worldwide

(Updated January 2012)


Vital Stats: Table of Contents | World Jewish Population | Indicators on World Jewry


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Rank
Metro Area
Country
Jewish Population
% of World Jewry
1
Israel
3,070,800
22.2%
2
United States
2,099,000
15.3%
3
Israel
850,900
6.2%
4
United States
688,600
5.0%
5
Israel
686,300
5.0%
6
United States
485,850
3.5%
7
Israel
377,700
2.7%
8
United States
345,700
2.5%
9
United States
332,900
2.4%
10
United States
295,700
2.2%
11
United States
294,700
2.1%
12
Paris
France
284,000
2.1%
13
United States
280,000
2.0%
14
United Kingdom
195,000
1.4%
15
Canada
180,000
1.3%

Sources: Sergio DellaPergola. "World Jewish Population, 2012," in Arnold Dashefsky and Ira M. Sheskin. (Editors) The American Jewish Year Book (2012) (Dordrecht: Springer) pp. 212-283.

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