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Vision 21--A Demographic Survey of the Akron Area Jewish Community, 1999

Sponsor(s): Jewish Community Board of Akron

Principal Investigator(s): Michael D. Wise

Study Dates: Fall, 1999

Sample: Adult Jewish Households in Akron, Ohio

Sample Size: 912

Sample Notes: The sampling procedure used two different sampling frames: (1) Distinctive Jewish Names (DJNs) in Akron area telephone books. (2) Advertisements and articles in local newspapers seeking respondents. The response rate for the DJN frame is reported as being 59 percent. These data were gathered from 912 households that contain one or more persons who were born or raised Jewish, or who currently consider themselves Jewish. It is estimated in the published report that there are 3,500 to 4,000 Jewish persons in Akron.
Study Notes: The data are weighted to reflect estimates of the Jewish population in Akron.


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