Unemployment Down in July

Unemployment Down in July

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

Average Salary Up, Unemployment Low

The average salary in Israel rose 1.6% in April, following a separate 1.8% increase recorded in January. Meanwhile, unemployment remains lowDavid Lev, 7/7/2013, 4:35 PM
Unemployment Down Again in Israel

Unemployment Down Again in Israel

The Israeli economy continues to do well in the face of ongoing problems in the world economy, with unemployment down againDavid Lev, 6/30/2013, 8:18 PM
Report: Lots More 90 Year Olds in Israel by 2035

Report: Lots More 90 Year Olds in Israel by 2035

A study shows that in 2035, Israel will have fewer Jews relative to population, and a lot more elderly.David Lev, 6/26/2013, 12:16 AM
Govt: Israel's Population Grew Tenfold Since 1948

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
Arab Growth Slows, Still Higher than Jewish Rate

Arab Growth Slows, Still Higher than Jewish Rate

While the Arab growth rate continues to decline, it is still higher than that of the Jewish population in the country.Annie Lubin, 1/14/2013, 4:27 PM
Poll Shows Israelis Not Savvy About Investments

Poll Shows Israelis Not Savvy About Investments

A poll by the Central Bureau of Statistics showed that Israelis were very savvy about money matters, but less so about investments.David Lev, 11/5/2012, 12:14 AM
Cancer Biggest Killer in Israel, Report Says

Cancer Biggest Killer in Israel, Report Says

A new study shows that the cause of death for one in four Israelis is cancer, making the disease the number one killer in IsraelDavid Lev, 9/6/2012, 10:25 AM
Two Thirds of Israeli Men Unmarried at 29

Two Thirds of Israeli Men Unmarried at 29

Five of six men, five of seven women aged 25-29 in Tel Aviv are still single, survey finds.Gil Ronen, 8/1/2012, 9:36 PM
Jerusalem Still Israel's Largest Populated City

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
Tourism Hits All-Time High

Tourism Hits All-Time High

The Central Bureau of Statistics reported that there were 752,000 tourist entries during the first quarter of 2012, another all-time high.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/17/2012, 1:21 PM
Israel's Cost of Living Higher in 2011

Israel's Cost of Living Higher in 2011

The cost of living for Israelis in the lower echelon was higher in 2011, statistics revealed in a government report released this week.Chana Ya'ar, 1/26/2012, 4:24 PM
Population Forecast: More Hareidim by 2059

Population Forecast: More Hareidim by 2059

Central Bureau of Statistics releases new population forecast, predicting that hareidim will make up 41% of the population by 2059.Elad Benari, 12/13/2011, 5:14 AM
Record High for Jewish Births

Record High for Jewish Births

A Hebrew University professor says there were more Jewish births in the past year in Israel than ever, while the rate dropped in the Diaspora. Chana Ya'ar, 9/7/2010, 2:57 PM
March: Tourism Record Broken

March: Tourism Record Broken

More visitors came to the Jewish state in March than in any other month in Israeli history.Malkah Fleisher, 4/14/2010, 6:39 AM
Feb: Record Number of Tourists

Feb: Record Number of Tourists

The people of Israel welcomed more visitors in February 2010 than in any other month since establishment of the Jewish state.Malkah Fleisher, 3/10/2010, 11:06 PM
Israel's Demographics for 2009

Israel's Demographics for 2009

As the sun sets on 2009, many Israelis reflect on how good they have it – especially those blessed with one of the country's 160,000 new babies.Malkah Fleisher, 12/30/2009, 9:39 PM