A Study of Chicago Jewry (1930) based on death certificates
Principal Investigator(s): A.J. Jaffe
Study Dates: 1930
Death certificate analysis estimates 265,450 Jews in Chicago in 1930.
See later studies of Chicago Jewish population up to Hauser, 1954 for a discussion of the earlier methods - pre-RDD (random digit dialing) - of estimating Jewish persons in a local community