The Pew Research Center Survey of American Jews in 2020

Analysis and commentary from 18Doors to support your work with interfaith couples and families.

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The Pew Research Center’s Survey of American Jews in 2020 contains very important data and insights into the way Jews in America do Jewish that will inform our work for years to come. 

At 18Doors, we spent some time taking a deep dive into the data and unpacking what we can learn about interfaith families today: who they are, what they need, and what communal responses to interfaith families areand could be. 

The resources on this page are designed to guide you through the data and spur conversation in your organization to up-level your work to welcome, engage and embrace interfaith families.

Understanding the Data on Interfaith Families from the Pew Study of American Jews

Imagine the Pew Research Center Data Differently


Our Director of Professional Development suggests new ways for you to look at the data, and asks you to consider what new stories the data might tell you.

Let’s Explore the Data More…

Roll the dice by clicking the button below to test your knowledge of the Pew Survey of Jewish Americans in 2020. 

Pew Research Center’s 2020 Survey on Jews in the U.S.: Diversity and Complexity of Identity Among Interfaith Couples, Jews of Color and LGBTQ Families


A co-presentation of 18Doors and the Pew Research Center, featuring CEO Jodi Bromberg in conversation with Ed Case (The Center for Radically Inclusive Judaism); Rabbi Lizzi Heydemann (Mishkan Chicago); Ilana Kaufman (Jews of Color Initiative); and Idit Klein (Keshet).

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Dec 07

2021 Ignite the Light Celebration

December 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
Join us for an evening celebrating the work and impact of 18Doors. The mission of 18Doors is to empower people in interfaith relationships— individuals, couples, families and their children—to engage in Jewish life and make Jewish choices, and encourage Jewish communities to welcome them. The vision of 18Doors is that people in interfaith relationships are […]