...Thanks for all your help with our pilgrimage – I know you did all the legwork for the sites, hotels and details. It was flawless and we appreciate all your hard work. You’re the best! Next year in Jerusalem,In His Love... 

Israel Facts and Figures

Identity Card

  • Official Name: The State of Israel
  • Form of Rule: Parliamentary Democracy
  • Capital: Jerusalem
  • Area: 21,643 square kilometres
  • Population: 7 million persons
  • Distribution by Religion: 76.5% Jews, 16% Moslems, 2% Christians, 1.5% Druze, 4% without religious classification
  • Official Languages: Hebrew, Arabic
  • Currency: New Shekel

Did You Know?

This is a short clip about Israel.
By Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs