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Los Angeles 1959 - The Jewish Population of Los Angeles
Sponsor(s): Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles
Principal Investigator(s): Fred Massarik
Study Dates: 1959
391,000 Jewish persons estimated to reside in self-described "Jewish households" in 1959.
Geographic area included the entire geographic area served by the Jewish Federation-Council, including all parts of Los Angeles City and County, excluding Pasadena, Long Beach, and the eastern-most parts of the San Gabriel Valley, such as Pomona and Claremont (also excluding Orange County).
Just under 1,200 Interviews conducted in households of Jewish respondent with an average interview length of approximately one hour. Brief methodological discussion in the report in the Introduction section.