(YNetNews) Jews in the United States are overwhelmingly proud to be Jewish, yet nearly one in five of them describe themselves as having no religion, according to a Pew Research Center survey published Tuesday.

The gap is generational, with 32% of Jewish Millenials identifying as Jewish on the basis of ancestry, ethnicity or culture – compared with 93% of Jews born in 1914-27 who identified on the basis of their faith.

“This shift in Jewish self-identification reflects broader changes in the US public,” said Pew’s Religion and Public Life Project in a summary of its 210-page report.

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