JPR in the newsJPR tweets

Explore our research

Join our mailing list

By subscribing to our mailing list you give us permission to email you about the work of JPR and the research we conduct. Your details are never shared.

Follow JPR on social media

Help support JPR

Fundraising Regulator logo


JPR News and Events

select category

sort articles by date

Find out more

JPR’s 2022 Synagogue Membership Survey is now underway. This study plays a crucial part in understanding how British Jews are choosing to affiliate with their communities, and how this affiliation is evolving over time. Make sure your community is represented. …link

Commissioned Research

JPR regularly undertakes research work for clients both within and beyond the Jewish community. We hold several major datasets on Jews and Jewish issues in the UK and across Europe which were designed to support Jewish community interests, and which can be used to help clients understand the populations and topics that most concern them. …read more

Community Statistics Programme

One of the key ways to understand any Jewish population is by investigating its most fundamental social statistics – numbers of births and deaths, immigration and emigration, community affiliation and Jewish school enrolment. In the UK, there has been a long tradition of gathering these types of data, led for many years by the Board of Deputies of British Jews. Today, this work is undertaken solely by JPR. …read more

European Jewish Demography Unit

Established in January 2019, JPR’s Demography Unit is dedicated to generating data about Jewish populations in Europe to help support community development across the continent. Currently supported by the Rothschild Foundation Hanadiv Europe, it is led by JPR Senior Research Fellow, Dr Daniel Staetsky, and chaired by the world’s leading expert in Jewish demography, Professor Sergio DellaPergola. …read more

New light on European research

On Monday 1 March we held a webinar to discuss the findings of JPR’s recent report Social research on European Jewish populations: The state of the field …read more

The future of European Jewish life

B’nai B’rith International Director of EU Affairs, Alina Bricman, hosted an online discussion with JPR's Dr Jonathan Boyd and Dr Daniel Staetsky about the findings of our recent report on European Jewish populations. …read more

In memory of Peter L Levy OBE

It is with enormous sadness that the Board and the staff of the Institute for Jewish Policy Research learnt of the death of Peter L Levy OBE, one of our most loyal and longstanding Patrons. …read more

Remembering Lord Sacks

JPR trustees held a minutes’ silence at the JPR Board meeting on 9 November, in memory of former Chief Rabbi, Lord Sacks, who passed away on 7 November. …read more