Israel's population tops 8.8 million, to hit 15 million by 2048

Nearly 6.6 million Jews living in Israel ahead of 70th independence day, 10 times more than when Israel was established in 1948.David Rosenberg, 4/16/2018, 2:30 PM

Population of Israel: 8.8 million

Data released ahead of 2018 finds 75% of Israeli population is Jewish. 73.8% of babies born last year Jewish, 23.3% Arab.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2017, 2:25 PM

Israeli innovation feeds the world - with more fish protein

Hebrew University researcher finds a new way to grow larger fish to feed the expanding world population.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2017, 2:43 PM

Population of Israel: 8.68 million

As State of Israel nears 70th birthday, new statistics find that population is 10 times as great as it was during state's founding.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 4/27/2017, 1:22 PM

Israel's population reaches 8.58 million

Israel will have a population of 8.585 million citizens this Rosh Hashanah, according to the Central Bureau of Statistics.JTA, 9/28/2016, 1:39 AM

Israel's population: Over 8.5 million

Israeli population grows by 2.2% since last year’s Independence Day, approximately 195,000 babies were born; 36,000 made Aliyah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2016, 2:30 PM

Statistics show Jewish, Arab fertility rates now even

Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics says Israel's population rose 2% in 2015 thanks to birth of 176,700 babies and 28,000 new olim.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 12/31/2015, 12:03 PM

Aliyah Spiked by 35% This Year

Ahead of Rosh Hashana, Jewish population stands at about 6.3 million residents; Jews makeup 75% of Israeli population, Arabs 20%.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 9/8/2015, 3:06 PM

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

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

Israel Population Now 8.2 Million - 75% Are Jewish

Since last Independence Day Israel's population has grown by a whopping 157,000, and now totals 8,180,000.Yaakov Levi, 5/1/2014, 2:32 PM

UN 'Politicized' Report Inflates Area C Arab Numbers

Former IDF colonel who helped draw Areas A, B, C maps slams UN claim of 300,000 Arabs in Area C. The real number is around 70,000.Ari Yashar, 3/6/2014, 6:13 PM

Israel Among Ten Most Powerful Nations In World

Recent study of National Power Index ranks Israel tenth; research is composite index of factors including military and economic capability.Ari Yashar, 1/24/2014, 12:35 PM

1 in 10 Babies in England and Wales Are Muslim

New survey data shows babies double total Muslim pop.; 80% increase between 2001-2011.Ari Yashar, 1/12/2014, 9:08 AM

5773's Number One Names: Itai if it's a Boy, Noa if it's a Girl

Interior Ministry's Population Registry released their statistics on the Hebrew Calendar Year of 5773.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/2/2013, 2:19 PM

Govt: Israel's Population Grew Tenfold Since 1948

Just in time for Yom Ha'atzma'ut, the Central Bureau of Statistics released data on Israel's population.David Lev, 4/14/2013, 4:51 PM

Staying Home: Israeli Emigration at 40-Year Low

The number of Israelis leaving home for the Diaspora declined to a 40-year low, and many “yordim” - emigrants - are returning. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/7/2012, 9:57 AM

Study: Increase in Israel’s Jewish Population

A new study shows an increase in Israel’s Jewish population and a decrease in its Arab population. This trend is likely to continue.Elad Benari, 2/9/2011, 8:08 AM

‘The Jews Will Retain a Strong Majority in Israel’

Yesha Council’s deputy director general dismisses PA and demographer claims of a future Arab majority in Israel, recalls wrong predictions on 2000.Elad Benari, 1/3/2011, 5:14 AM

Study: More Jews in US Than in Israel

A new population study conducted by two US universities claims that more Jews still live in the United States than in Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 10/24/2010, 9:59 AM

Israel’s Jewish Population Nears Six Million

The number of Jewish citizens towards the Rosh HaShanah New Year nears six million, as Jewish birth rate continues to climb.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/6/2010, 5:48 PM

Demographic Trend in Israel's Favor

Arab growth rate declining, Jewish growth rate rising. Contrary to PA numbers, there are 2.8 million Arabs in Judea/Samaria/Gaza, not 4 million.Hillel Fendel, 5/31/2010, 10:00 PM

Inflated Census Figures Show False Demographic Picture

Barak presented inflated figures on the number of Arabs, says a defense industry official: Jews make up a far larger part of Israel than in 1948.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/14/2010, 6:20 PM

Israel's Growth Outpaces the World

The Central Bureau of Statistics has released the latest population figures for Israeli cities and towns. The numbers are up at a 1.5% annual rate.Hillel Fendel, 10/14/2009, 6:50 AM

Israel’s Future is Young: Jewish Birthrate Up, Muslim Rate Down

End of the year statistics show a young and Jewish Israel in the future. The Jewish birthrate rose this year while the Muslim birthrate dropped.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/16/2009, 2:28 PM