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Polls and Pundits

Polls can be accurate, so why weren't they in the two recent significant elections?Rabbi Berel Wein, 5/11/2015, 8:37 PM

Jewish Home Drops by 1 Seat Overall in 'Ohana Week'

Weekly average of polls shows negative but limited effect of Bennett's unsuccessful bid to recruit a soccer star to the team.Gil Ronen, 2/1/2015, 6:29 PM

Poll Shows Tzipi Livni Will Barely Make It into Next Knesset

Knesset Channel poll shows Likud with 22 MKs, Jewish Home with 17; Livni teetering on threshold.Gil Ronen, 11/13/2014, 4:45 PM

Poll Shows Jewish Home Stronger at 15 MKs

A party headed by Moshe Kahlon would receive 14 seats and could make either Likud or Labor the ruling party.Gil Ronen , 5/29/2014, 10:22 PM

Poll: Bibi, Liberman Could Get 40 Seats

Survey finds ‘Likud Beytenu’ leaders could get 40 seats – but only if they part ways.Maayana Miskin, 2/11/2014, 4:18 PM

Poll Shows Right and Left Tied

Panels Poll hard to reconcile with two other polls which showed nationalists gaining considerably.Gil Ronen, 1/23/2014, 4:33 PM

Poll: Most Palestinians believe Israel Poisoned Arafat

A majority of Palestinian Arabs believe Israel poisoned Yasser Arafat.Arutz Sheva staff, 12/24/2013, 9:35 PM

Shas Attacks Government over ‘Poverty Storm’

Shas party head Aryeh Deri warns of ‘poverty storm’ as data shows 1.7 million under poverty line, including 23% of elderly.Maayana Miskin, 12/17/2013, 4:13 PM

Revealed: Most Polluting Factories in Israel

Environmental Protection Ministry names names of top polluters. Electric Company terms report ‘inaccurate.’Maayana Miskin, 12/1/2013, 2:20 PM

Popular Name ‘Adele’ is 'Nothing to do With British Singer'

Shas MK insists popularity of girls' name ‘Adele’ in Israel is due to hassidic dynasties, not British singer.Maayana Miskin, 11/19/2013, 6:27 PM

Poll: Most Palestinians Predict Terror War

Almost 58% think that the "peace talks" with Israel will lead to a "Third Intifada."Arutz Sheva, 11/6/2013, 2:07 PM

Survey: Most Israelis Feel 'Very Secure'

In a show of resilience, despite threats Israelis more afraid of traffic accidents than terrorism.Maayana Miskin, 10/31/2013, 12:10 PM

Poll: 52% of Israelis don't Trust US on Defense

Among religious people, over two thirds do not trust the US. 56% believe Iranian surprise attack is possible.Gil Ronen, 10/28/2013, 2:59 PM

Unemployment Down in July

Unemployment drops to 6.3%, workforce participation up to 63.8%.Maayana Miskin, 8/29/2013, 7:42 PM

Poll: Only 21% Believe in PA State as Real Solution

Just 21% of Israelis think the PA will create a new Arab state. Most see “status quo” as the most realistic scenario.Maayana Miskin, 8/25/2013, 2:59 PM

Survey: Most Israelis Oppose New Withdrawal

Most Israelis think Oslo Accords were bad for Israel, and oppose giving up Judea and Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 8/16/2013, 9:32 AM

Poll: Slight Boost for Likud, Bayit Yehudi

Likud, Bayit Yehudi enjoy slight boost in popularity following Israel-PA talks - even as most say Abbas doesn't want peace.Maayana Miskin, 8/1/2013, 11:15 PM

85% of Hareidi Soldiers: Proud to Serve

New polls reveal how hareidi-religious soldiers feel about the IDF, as hundreds more enlist.Maayana Miskin, 8/1/2013, 9:12 AM

Naftali Bennett: Who’s the Burden, Again?

Bennett reveals settlers’ contributions to the state, and asks, are these people "a burden?"Maayana Miskin, 6/30/2013, 11:53 AM

Poll: Religion in Israel an Israeli, Not Jewish Issue

Decisions on religion in Israel should be made without taking world Jewish opinion into consideration, respondents say.Maayana Miskin, 6/23/2013, 9:39 AM

More Israelis See 'Settlements' as Unnecessary

Survey shows growth in number of Israelis who see Judea, Samaria communities as unnecessary, and favor partial withdrawal.Maayana Miskin, 6/11/2013, 4:11 PM

Public Split over ‘Kotel Women’

Poll finds most men, secular Israelis support ‘Women of the Wall’ demand at Kotel.Maayana Miskin, 5/12/2013, 12:44 PM

Poll: High Anti-Semitism Among Warsaw Teens

Poll shows anti-Jewish sentiment among youth in Poland's capital. 44% don't want a Jewish neighbor., 4/16/2013, 8:54 PM

Poll: Fewer PA Arabs Support Terror

A poll finds support for terrorism, rocket attacks down to under 50% among Arabs in Judea, Samaria and Gaza., 4/10/2013, 5:36 PM

65%: No Fear of New Holocaust

Most Israelis think the Jewish people do not face a new near-elimination.Maayana Miskin, 4/3/2013, 12:31 PM

PA Arabs Pessimistic on Peace

Most PA residents think Obama will be unable to revive the diplomatic process., 4/2/2013, 11:06 PM

2 Out of 5 Austrians: Things Were ‘Not All Bad’ Under Hitler

Forty percent of Austrians believe things were not all bad under Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, according to a poll released Friday.Chana Ya'ar, 3/10/2013, 10:07 AM

Poll: Likud Would Lose Repeat Vote

New elections would be bad for Likud, good for Yesh Atid and Bayit Yehudi.Maayana Miskin, 3/7/2013, 6:24 PM

Jewish Families Largest in Judea, Samaria

Family Day findings show high birthrate in Judea and Samaria, increase in number of single-parent households.Maayana Miskin, 2/6/2013, 3:58 PM

Rabbi: Western Culture Raising Divorce Rates

Rabbi warns that focus on self-fulfillment leaves marriages in trouble.Maayana Miskin, 1/30/2013, 11:52 AM

Hareidi Students Choose Law, Business

Hareidi students prefer to study law, business and education, study finds. Most students have community support. Maayana Miskin, 1/30/2013, 11:17 AM

Judea and Samaria Lead the Charge in IDF

Young men from Judea and Samaria are most likely to serve as combat soldiers, and are likely to become officers as well.Maayana Miskin, 1/16/2013, 10:20 AM

Study: Which Academics Leave Israel?

The Central Bureau of Statistics looks at who leaves Israel, who stays, and the ties between schools and citizenship.Maayana Miskin, 12/26/2012, 4:42 AM

Poll: Strong Parties Drop, Small Parties Rise

The latest pre-elections poll finds Likud, Labor and Jewish Home losing votes as Yesh Atid, Meretz and Otzma Leyisrael rise. Maayana Miskin, 12/25/2012, 9:23 PM

Poll Shows Jewish Vote Still with Obama

IDB/TIPP poll is back to "normal" regarding U.S. Jews, after showing near equal support for Obama, Romney.Gil Ronen, 10/18/2012, 5:34 PM

Poll Shows Romney Leading Obama among Jews

Eyebrow-raising TIPP tracking poll shows Romney with 44% versus 40% for Obama among likely Jewish voters.Gil Ronen, 10/11/2012, 10:12 PM

Arabs: Arab MKs Don't Represent Us Well

61.4% of Israeli Arabs, Druze say Arab MKs represent their interests badly or "so so."Gil Ronen, 7/23/2012, 6:38 PM

4 of 5 Israeli Jews Feel Bond to Diaspora Jews

Israelis laugh in the face of hardships: 80% would rather live in Israel than anywhere else. Religious, Jerusalemites are happiest.Gil Ronen, 4/25/2012, 8:47 PM

Shabbat Divisions Cross Social Divides

Opinion on public transportation on Saturdays is not clearly divided along sectarian lines; many secular Israelis also say 'no.'Gabe Kahn., 2/27/2012, 10:43 PM

Israeli Sovereignty Has Benefited Arabs

PA report proves Arabs have benefited from Israeli sovereignty in East Jerusalem, Judea, and Samaria.Gabe Kahn., 6/2/2011, 12:17 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

UNICEF: Israeli Infant, Child Mortality Rate Dropped

Israel is in the top 16th global percentile in reducing the mortality rate of infants and children under five in the past decade, says UNICEF.Chana Ya'ar, 9/19/2010, 6:41 PM

Most Israeli Jews are Religious or Traditional

Eight percent say they are hareidi-religious, 12% religious, 13% traditionalist-religious and 25% traditionalist but 'not so religious.'Gil Ronen, 5/16/2010, 5:53 PM