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April 18, 2014 / 18 Nisan, 5774
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I'm not making Aliyah because...
Select up to 3 reasons

  • Israel has no part of my life, and there's no reason to leave Galus (7%, 38 Votes)

  • I don't want to leave my family behind in Galus (21%, 111 Votes)

  • I would miss my friends if I left Galus (5%, 26 Votes)

  • I've got a good job in Galus (6%, 29 Votes)

  • I don't speak Hebrew (21%, 111 Votes)

  • I can't find a job in Israel (17%, 89 Votes)

  • The food (2%, 11 Votes)

  • I can't afford to make Aliyah (26%, 138 Votes)

  • I don't want to join the army (4%, 20 Votes)

  • The cultural differences are too great (7%, 34 Votes)

  • I'm too scared to make the move (10%, 51 Votes)

  • My spouse refuses to go (12%, 65 Votes)

  • Nefesh B'Nefesh turned me down (4%, 19 Votes)

  • I just want to be buried in Israel (2%, 13 Votes)

  • I've got a 5 year plan for making Aliyah (9%, 47 Votes)

  • I'm making Aliyah within a year (2%, 13 Votes)

  • I made Aliyah (20%, 103 Votes)

  • I'm making/made Yeridah (4%, 21 Votes)

Total Voters: 522

Start Date: September 13, 2012 @ 12:12 PM
End Date: No Expiry

How do you label yourself religiously?
(Select the label that fits you best)

  • Ultra-Orthodox / Hareidi (1%, 19 Votes)

  • Chassidic (4%, 54 Votes)

  • Black Hat (2%, 23 Votes)

  • Orthodox (8%, 120 Votes)

  • Torah Observant (6%, 92 Votes)

  • Shomer Mitzvot (2%, 23 Votes)

  • Halachic Jew (1%, 21 Votes)

  • Modern Orthodox (12%, 176 Votes)

  • Orthodox-lite (3%, 49 Votes)

  • Orthoprax (0%, 7 Votes)

  • Shomer Shabbat (1%, 17 Votes)

  • Conservadox (4%, 63 Votes)

  • Conservative (10%, 152 Votes)

  • Reform (7%, 100 Votes)

  • Reconstructionist (1%, 15 Votes)

  • Culturally Jewish (6%, 95 Votes)

  • Not Observant (3%, 45 Votes)

  • Atheist/Agnostic (3%, 45 Votes)

  • Of Jewish Descent (5%, 67 Votes)

  • Noahide (1%, 16 Votes)

  • Other (5%, 78 Votes)

  • Not Jewish (15%, 194 Votes)

Total Voters: 1,471

Start Date: September 4, 2012 @ 9:10 AM
End Date: No Expiry

How do you use/permit the internet?
Select one answer from (A) and one answer from (B).

  • (A) I do not allow internet in my home and I do not use it at work. (1%, 2 Votes)

  • (A) I do not allow internet in my home, but I use it at work. (3%, 9 Votes)

  • (A) At home I only have email access. (2%, 5 Votes)

  • (A) I have internet at home with the strongest filter settings. (19%, 63 Votes)

  • (A) I have internet at home with minimal filter settings. (16%, 54 Votes)

  • (A) I have internet at home with no filters. (51%, 168 Votes)

  • (B) My children are not allowed to use the internet. (6%, 19 Votes)

  • (B) My children can only use the internet with adult supervision. (16%, 53 Votes)

  • (B) My children can use the internet only with filters. (12%, 40 Votes)

  • (B) My children can use the internet without supervision and filters. (21%, 71 Votes)

  • (B) I don't know what my children are doing on the internet. (8%, 27 Votes)

Total Voters: 332

Start Date: August 30, 2012 @ 5:49 PM
End Date: No Expiry

What is your position on mixed swimming?
(Select One)

  • I'll go to a mixed beach/pool, and will go mixed swimming. (64%, 452 Votes)

  • I'll go to a mixed beach/pool, but won't go mixed swimming. (4%, 30 Votes)

  • I'll only go to a mixed beach/pool if I'm away on vacation (like in Florida), and will go mixed swimming. (3%, 21 Votes)

  • I'll only go to a mixed beach/pool if I'm away on vacation (like in Florida), but won't go mixed swimming. (2%, 16 Votes)

  • I will only go to a gender segregated beach/pool, and won't go mixed swimming (18%, 131 Votes)

  • I stay away from gender-segregated beaches/pools. (4%, 28 Votes)

  • I won't go to the beach/pool at all. (5%, 32 Votes)

Total Voters: 710

Start Date: August 26, 2012 @ 9:46 AM
End Date: No Expiry

Which head-covering do you consider required/preferred for a married Jewish woman?
(Please select your gender, and one of the answers below)

  • I am a man. (45%, 399 Votes)

  • I am a woman. (40%, 353 Votes)

  • Fully shaven head with a scarf. (2%, 15 Votes)

  • Fully shaven head with a wig. (1%, 7 Votes)

  • Hat plus also either a wig or scarf. (1%, 12 Votes)

  • Scarf, no natural hair showing at all. (6%, 54 Votes)

  • Wig, no natural hair showing at all. (14%, 125 Votes)

  • Wigs are not kosher head-coverings, and a scarf is required. (2%, 19 Votes)

  • Scarf with a little natural hair showing. (13%, 115 Votes)

  • Wig with a little natural hair showing. (3%, 27 Votes)

  • Scarf or bandanna with hair showing freely. (6%, 53 Votes)

  • Hat or symbolic covering, but hair showing freely. (13%, 116 Votes)

  • No hair covering, but hair is short and collected. (2%, 16 Votes)

  • No hair covering, and hair of any length or style. (38%, 339 Votes)

Total Voters: 891

Start Date: August 21, 2012 @ 9:02 AM
End Date: No Expiry

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