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Posts Tagged: Israel Population

May 19, 2017 12:52 pm
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...

February 25, 2014 10:35 am
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Demography vs. Demagoguery: Europe vs. Israel

People who predict population trends need to learn from weather forecasters: when your forecasts are wrong more than right, go home before they lock you...

February 14, 2014 2:43 pm
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Opinion: Don’t Listen to the Noise on Israel’s Demographics

For many years the demographic factor has been used by many on the Left as a justification for advancing the concept of land for peace....

December 30, 2013 11:44 am
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Israeli Population Tops 8 Million in 2013

JNS.org - Israel's population grew in 2013 by 1.8 percent, or 147,000 people, bringing the country's total population to 8.1 million, according to...

Culture

BBC Follows Blind British Backpacker as He Visits Israel’s Western Wall

Cameras from a BBC travel series followed a blind British backpacker who is on...

‘Bachelor’ Star Has Jewish Wedding at Synagogue in Texas

A "Bachelor" alum had a traditional Jewish wedding in Houston, Texas on Sunday. Reality television star...

France’s Greatest Composer — Georges Bizet — Was Jewish

Few operas are performed more than Georges Bizet’s Carmen; none are better loved. It...

Features

Trump, Often Polarizing, Draws Broad Jewish and Christian Support on Jerusalem

JNS.org - It’s not often that the American Jewish community is united on issues...

Trump Recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital, Bringing US Policy ‘Back to Reality’

JNS.org - President Donald Trump formally recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital on...

Israel’s Iron Dome System Goes Naval

JNS.org - The Israeli Navy has a new tool at its disposal to defend the country’s offshore gas rigs in the...

World

Explosion Rocks Major Manhattan Transport Hub, One Suspect in Custody

An explosion rocked New York's Port Authority Bus Terminal, one of the city's busiest commuter hubs, on Monday morning and police said one suspect was injured and in custody, with...

Israel

Israel Destroys ‘Significant’ Cross-Border Terror Tunnel From G...

Israeli forces on Sunday destroyed a "significant" cross-border attack tunnel from the Gaza Strip, which the military said was being...

Middle East

During Surprise Syria Visit, Putin Orders Pullout of ‘Significant Par...

President Vladimir Putin ordered "a significant part" of Russia's military contingent in Syria to start withdrawing on Monday, saying Moscow...

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