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Ethiopian soldiers more likely to commit suicide

Statistics also reveal that soldiers with previous psychiatric diagnoses are less likely to commit suicide.Tova Dvorin, 5/16/2016, 4:50 PM

45,000 Shoah survivors live in poverty in Israel

Grim statistics also reveal 50% suffer from bad health, loneliness. Former MK: Government must make a master plan.Tova Dvorin, 5/3/2016, 3:56 PM

Report: Israelis working hard, making less

40% of employees making half the national average wage, report reveals in honor of May Day.Tova Dvorin, 5/1/2016, 8:26 AM

Israelis support separate wards for Arabs, Jews

69% of the Israeli public would prefer to keep Arab and Jews separate in maternity wards, study finds.Hezki Baruch, 4/11/2016, 11:03 AM

Report: 1/3 of Iraqis believe US supports ISIS

Shocking State Department study reveals rampant anti-US sentiment in Iraq, belief the US 'created' ISIS to plunder oil.Tova Dvorin, 4/8/2016, 12:03 PM

Iran helps spike rate of worldwide executions

Executions up 31% in Iran in 2015, including four minors; worldwide death penalty rate at 25-year high.Tova Dvorin, 4/6/2016, 7:23 PM

Study: Nearly half of Israeli Arabs depressed

Physical, mental health poorer in Israeli Arab sector, in study released amidst debate on segregation in hospitals.Tova Dvorin, 4/6/2016, 6:00 PM

Security forces: Arab terror could last 'months'

Officials release figures from last 100 days of terror, showing over a third of the attacks have taken place within 'Green Lines.'Ari Yashar, 12/25/2015, 8:34 AM

Study: Israel's teen drivers dangerously unsafe

Nearly half of Israeli teens do not always wear seat belts; one in three speed while talking on cell phones.Tova Dvorin, 12/16/2015, 10:26 PM

2.4 million Israelis struggling to survive

Annual alternative poverty report points to an even more dire situation for Israel's poor - 31.9% of the population.Tova Dvorin, 12/15/2015, 10:09 AM

22 dead, 252 injured in 3 months of terror

No fewer than 169 terror attacks launched against Israelis in 120 days, MDA reveals; public asked to donate blood to meet demand.Tova Dvorin, 12/15/2015, 9:23 AM

IDF dropout rates soar

One in six men and one in twelve women do not finish their mandatory service; 'emotional distress' a primary factor.Tova Dvorin, 12/14/2015, 2:49 PM

Israelis unaware of prevalence of sexual abuse

57% of Israeli parents believe sexual offenders are random strangers, and under 25% of parents speak to their children about the issue.Tova Dvorin, 12/14/2015, 8:22 AM

Report: Better-educated Israelis earn better money

Better-educated Israelis are doing better than their peers in other developed countries, an OECD report says.Moshe Cohen, 12/13/2015, 4:50 PM

More Israeli academics seeking jobs abroad - poll

Israelis seeking relief from high prices and political tension are increasingly looking to work abroad, a poll shows.Moshe Cohen, 12/7/2015, 10:41 PM

Expert: Kerry ignores demographics

Former Amb. and demographer Yoram Ettinger notes Jewish presence in Israel is stronger than ever - making a 'one-state' solution possible.Shimon Cohen, 12/7/2015, 5:47 PM

Teenage presence in Israeli prison system up 120%

While most of the teens are Palestinian Arabs who launched attacks on Jews, some are youth deemed 'right-wing extremists.'Tova Dvorin, 12/6/2015, 7:33 PM

65% of Israeli teachers satisfied with their jobs

Study provides new hope for educational analysts, after July statistics showed sky-high teacher burnout.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 11/29/2015, 1:12 PM

Israeli schools: 2015 report card mixed

Ministry of Education reveals overall improvement for student achievements in grades 1-12, but sharp declines for Arabic, Bedouin sectors.Tova Dvorin, 11/17/2015, 2:04 PM

Black October: Worst month for terror since 2006

Shin Bet statistics reveal more attacks on Israelis in October 2015 than in entire years since the Second Intifada.Tova Dvorin, 11/16/2015, 5:31 PM

Winter storm sets record for rain

Heavy rain sets new record for October in the Sharon region; elsewhere, rain fulfilled yearly quota in two weeks.Tova Dvorin, 10/30/2015, 8:09 AM

By the numbers: 778 terror attacks since September

Formal gov't report to the High Court shows dramatic rise in terror, demands immediate action to demolish terrorists' homes.Ido Ben-Porat, 10/27/2015, 2:38 PM

Israeli Muslim Growth Rate Declining

1.454 million Muslims live in Israel, and still have high fertility rates. However, growth has slowed significantly since 2000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2015, 3:05 PM

No Quiet After Operation Protective Edge

At least 12 rockets have struck Israeli soil in the year since the 2014 Gaza war - not counting dozens of rocket strikes which hit Gaza.Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 8/28/2015, 10:59 PM

Homicide Rate Four Times Higher in PA Than Israel

7.8 murders per 100,000 people in PA and Gaza; most dangerous countries in Latin America.Tova Dvorin, 5/17/2015, 12:11 PM

Israelis Feel Secure, But Don't Trust Police

The majority of Israelis feel comfortable walking alone at night, but do not trust - or are dissatisfied with - police.Shlomo Pitrikovsky and Tova Dvorin, 5/3/2015, 2:06 PM

995 Attacks on Jerusalem Border Police Since 2014

Attacks aimed just at Border Police and SWAT teams since January 2014 nearing 1,000 mark, data reveals; 70% during 'peacetime.'Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2015, 8:34 AM

Israel Remembers 23,320 Fallen Soldiers Since 1860

Defense Ministry figures reveal 116 security force personnel killed in last year alone, with 2,538 civilians murdered by terror since 1950.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2015, 1:47 PM

Fewer Israeli Couples Divorced in 2014

Divorces drop by 2%; agunah situation also improves.Tova Dvorin, 4/20/2015, 4:03 PM

15,000 More Jews in Judea-Samaria in 2014

Jewish population over 1949 Armistice lines close to 400,000, according to the Interior Ministry.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 1/2/2015, 9:18 AM

IDF Suicides Double in 2014

Sharp increase in IDF soldiers ending their own lives not due to Gaza operation, Manpower Division chief insists.Tova Dvorin, 1/2/2015, 8:04 AM

Over 1,750 Volunteered for IDF Service in 2014

End-of-year statistics reveal that more men volunteer than women, majority enter service at draft age of 18.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2014, 7:09 PM

Hareidi IDF Recruitment on the Rise

13.5% of soldiers hareidi, up from 8.5% in 2004 - but hareidi cities still contributed the fewest soldiers to the Army in 2014.Tova Dvorin, 11/12/2014, 7:35 PM

40% of Jewish Israelis Want Prayer on Temple Mount

High support for Temple Mount prayer rights, poll reveals, but optimism is low that an equal prayer arrangement will be made.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2014, 10:31 PM

50% of Holocaust Survivors Live Below Poverty Line

Shocking statistics show many survivors living off of less than 3,000 shekels per month - but that may change soon, MK says.Orly Harari, 4/23/2014, 2:05 PM

Jump in Settlement Building 'is an Illusion'

Yesha Council says statistics showing tremendous growth in Judea, Samaria is simply the result of a building freeze in the previous year.Tova Dvorin, 3/3/2014, 10:49 PM

Revealed: Terror Attacks Doubled in 2013

IDF: This is still nowhere near ‘Intifada’ levels of violence.Maayana Miskin, 1/19/2014, 8:22 AM

Statistics Show Leading Causes of Death in Israel

Data released Wednesday from Central Statistics Bureau reveals cancers as major killer, with heart disease as close second.Tova Dvorin, 11/20/2013, 8:39 PM

Bayit Yehudi Jumps to 19 Seats in Poll

Analysts see connection between Rabbinate elections and leap in religious Zionist party's poll power.Gil Ronen, 7/25/2013, 4:16 PM

IDF Begins to Vote; Sayeret Matkal Votes Monday

Soldiers from the elite unit in which both Binyamin Netanyahu and Naftali Bennett served will vote one day early.Arutz Sheva, 1/20/2013, 10:17 PM

Shin Bet: Number of Terror Attacks Down in July

July saw a significant decrease in the number of terrorist attacks, according to figures released by the Israel Security Agency.Elad Benari, 8/3/2012, 6:45 AM

Jerusalem Still Israel's Largest Populated City

Jerusalem remains Israel’s largest city in terms of population, according to figures released by the Central Bureau of Statistics.Elad Benari, 7/10/2012, 4:43 AM

64% of Jerusalem's Population is Jewish

Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies releases statistics about the holy city in honor of Yom Yerushalayim.Elad Benari, 5/18/2012, 1:09 AM

Sign of the Times: Demand Drops for Housing

Just when you thought the economy was turning around: government figures show there's been a sharp drop in demand for homes in Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 2/26/2012, 5:07 PM

2010 Report: Poverty Drops, But Not Enough

The poverty rates have dropped to levels not seen since 2003 – but a third of Israel's youth are still hungry, latest figures show.Chana Ya'ar, 11/17/2011, 2:45 PM