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Posts Tagged: Israel Population

April 23, 2018 10:09 am

Israel Accounts for 7 Percent of All Cybersecurity Deals Worldwide

JNS.org - Israel, the country with the world’s 100th-largest population, signed the second-largest number of cybersecurity deals internationally, according to a report by New York data...

April 20, 2018 9:53 am

Israel’s Population Tops 8.8 Million on 70th Anniversary

JNS.org - The population of Israel now numbers 8.842 million people, a tenfold increase since the state’s establishment, according to a special report published by the Central Bureau...

January 1, 2018 2:17 pm

As 2018 Begins, Israel’s Population Reaches 8.79 Million

JNS.org – Israel’s population reached approximately 8.79 million on the last day of 2017, the country’s Central Bureau of Statistics said on Sunday. Some 6.55 million Israelis...

May 19, 2017 12:52 pm

Israel’s Capital Experiences Significant Population Growth Ahead of Jerusalem Day

JNS.org - As Israel prepares to mark the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem May 23, the nation's capital has experienced significant population growth. According to...

May 19, 2017 10:53 am

Report: Nearly Half of Israel’s Population to Be Arabs and Haredi Jews by 2059

JNS.org - A new report by the Israel Democracy Institute (IDI) predicts nearly half of Israel’s population will be comprised of Arabs and Haredi Jews by...

May 3, 2017 12:15 pm

Israeli Construction in West Bank Increased 40 Percent in 2016, Report Says

JNS.org - There were 2,630 building starts for new homes in the West Bank last year, a 40 percent increase from 1,884 in 2015, the...

September 13, 2016 10:17 am

Muslim Birthrate in Israel Declining, Newly Released Data Reveals

JNS.org - The Muslim birthrate in Israel has declined, according to recently published Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) data, Israel National News reported. Israel's Muslim community, which accounts for under...

May 10, 2016 10:07 am

Israel’s Population Tops 8.5 Million at 68th Anniversary

JNS.org - Israel’s population has reached 8,522,000 people on the eve of the country’s 68th anniversary, the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) reported on Monday. According...

September 8, 2015 9:47 am

Israel’s Population Reaches 8.4 Million on Eve of Rosh Hashanah

JNS.org - In advance of Rosh Hashanah, Israel’s population has reached 8,412,000 people. According to data released by the country’s Central Bureau of Statistics, Israel’s population...

December 31, 2014 10:54 am

Israel’s Population Hits 8.3 Million on Eve of 2015

JNS.org - The population of Israel on the eve of 2015 stands at 8,296,000 residents, marking a two-percent increase over last year, according to the...

September 21, 2014 11:15 am

Israel’s Population Reaches 8.9 Million Ahead of Rosh Hashanah

JNS.org - The Israeli  population has reached 8.9 million, the country's Central Bureau of Statistics revealed in its annual report ahead of Rosh Hashanah. As...

August 29, 2014 10:33 am

Is Time Working for or Against Israel?

For the first time, Israel's country default spread (2.48 percent) -- which reflects "Žthe risk premium on government bonds -- is similar to that of...

July 2, 2014 11:19 am

217 Illegal African Migrants Leave Israel Voluntarily in June

JNS.org - A total of 217 illegal African migrants left Israel voluntarily during the month of June, while none entered Israel, according to new...

May 2, 2014 10:11 am

Israel’s Population Nears 8.2 Million as Country Celebrates 66th Birthday

JNS.org - Days before Israel's 66th Independence Day, the Israeli population reached 8.18 million people, according to a report by the country's Central Bureau...


American Model Kate Upton Shares Photos From Her Trip to Israel

American model Kate Upton shared with her Twitter followers on Thursday photos from her recent trip to Israel. The 25-year-old uploaded three...


The Israeli Air Force Legend Who Influenced Generations

JNS.org - On Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers, the family of Lt.-Col. Ohad Shadmi -- a legendary and highly influential...

Putting the Zionism Back Into Religious Zionism for Israel’s 70th

JNS.org - To celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary, World Mizrachi -- a movement that prepares the next...

New Book Examines History of Jewish Baseball Cards

If you think that Sandy Koufax and Hank Greenberg are among only a handful of Jewish baseball players, you might want...


Nine Killed in Toronto Van-Ramming Incident

A white Ryder rental van killed nine people and injured 16 when its driver plowed through a busy Toronto sidewalk on a sunny Monday afternoon, police said. Toronto Deputy Chief Peter Yuen provided the...


Israel Security Forces Arrest Hamas Cell in Samaria

JNS.org - Nineteen terror suspects were arrested in the Ramallah area in Samaria overnight on Saturday, in an operation carried out by the Israel Defense Forces, Shin Bet security forces and...

Middle East

Syrian Opposition Says US Cannot Afford to Leave Syria Yet

Syria's chief opposition negotiator said the United States cannot afford to leave Syria as it has yet to achieve any of its goals in the region, even though President Donald...