Poll: Overwhelming majority of Israeli Jews observe various religious commandments

Interesting poll results from Dr. Aaron Lerner, Director IMRA (Independent Media Review & Analysis)

Telephone poll of a representative sample of adult Israeli Jews carried out by Mutagim for Makor Rishon and Gesher and published in Makor Rishon on 22 September, 2006

31.8% Don’t turn on electrical equipment on the Sabbath
62.6% Say Kiddush on the Sabbath
89.1% Read the Haggadah at a Passover Seder
70.8% Fast on Yom Kippur [78.6% of women and 62.8% of men]
61.8% Observe Kashrut at some level
65.5% Give charity on Purim

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