State o Israel
and largest city
|Jerusalem (leemitit recogneetion)[fn 1]|
|Ethnic groups |
|Govrenment||Unitar pairlamentar republic|
|14 May 1948|
|11 May 1949|
|20,770–22,072 km2 (8,019–8,522 sq mi)[a] (149t)|
|440 km2 (170 sq mi)|
• Water (%)
• 2020 estimate
• 2008 census
|395/km2 (1,023.0/sq mi) (34t)|
|GDP (PPP)||2017 estimate|
|$316.120 billion (54t)|
• Per capita
|GDP (nominal)||2017 estimate|
|$339.990 billion (34t)|
• Per capita
medium · 48t
|HDI (2015)|| 0.899|
verra heich · 19th
|Currency||New shekel (₪) (ILS)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (IST)|
• Summer (DST)
|ISO 3166 code||IL|
Israel ['i:zrɛl] (Ebreu: יִשְרָאֵל, Yisra'el; Arabic: إسرائيل, Isrā'īl) is a kintra in the sooth-eastren Middle East that mairches Lebanon, Sirie, Jordan an Egyp. The caipital an muckle maist ceety is Jerusalem. Its watter mairch is the Mediterranean Sea tae the wast, the Reid Sea tae the sooth. It haes a population o ower 7,200,000 fowk.
Israel is a pairlamentary democracy. It is a daveloped kintra an haes the 52nt biggest economy in the warld.
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