Is the world's Jewish population shrinking? The alarming rates of intermarriage and the demographic reports definitely seem to indicate a decline in households that identify as Jewish in large segments of the globe. Which segments of Judaism are in decline and which, if any, are on the rise? Check out the stats and see for yourself the state of the Jewish people across the globe.
American Orthodox Jews send their post-high school students to learn in Israel in droves every year. This results in million of Orthodox dollars into the Israeli economy.
American Orthodox Jews also spend millions of dollars every year on Israeli real estate, vacations, holidays, and other monies that drive the Israeli economy.