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  • קַלַנְסֻוָה
  • قلنسوة
Ebreu transcription(s)
 • ISO 259Qalansuwa
 • Transleet.Kalansuwa or Qalansuwa
 • An aa spelledKalansoueh,[1] Qalansuwa (unoffeecial)
Qalansawe is located in Israel
Coordinates: 32°16′56.34″N 34°59′0.27″E / 32.2823167°N 34.9834083°E / 32.2823167; 34.9834083Coordinates: 32°16′56.34″N 34°59′0.27″E / 32.2823167°N 34.9834083°E / 32.2823167; 34.9834083
 • TeepCeety
 • Mayor(Incumbent: Abdel Baset Salame - Mahmoud Kahdega)
 • Total7.8 km2 (3.0 sq mi)
 • Total18,500
 • Density2,400/km2 (6,100/sq mi)

Qalansawe an aa spelled Qalansuwa (Arabic: قلنسوة‎, Hebrew: קַלַנְסֻוָה‬) is a ceety in the Center Destrict o Israel. Accordin tae the Israel Central Bureau o Statistics (CBS), at the end o 2007, the ceety haed a tot population o 18,500[2] makin it the 2nt smawest ceety in the kintra. It is pairt o the triangle.

Demographics[eedit | eedit soorce]

Accordin tae CBS, in 2001 the ethnic makeup o the ceety wis virtually aw Arab Muslims athoot significant Jewish population. See Population groups in Israel. Thare wur 7,700 males an 7,300 females. The population o the ceety wis spread oot wi 53.2% 19 year o age or younger, 17.1% atween 20 an 29, 17.9% atween 30 an 44, 8.0% frae 45 tae 59, 1.6% frae 60 tae 64, an 2.2% 65 year o age or aulder. The population growthe rate in 2001 wis 3.5%.

Accordin tae the Israeli govrenment, internal faimily marriages hae been common in Qalansawe, which wis foondit bi a haundful o families. As a result, the residents bear abuin-average genetic diseases, notably hearin impairment.[3]

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

In 1596, Qalansawa appeared in Ottoman tax registers as bein in the Nahiya o Bani Sa'b o the Liwa o Nablus. It haed a population o 29 Muslim hoosehaulds an peyed taxes on wheat, barley, simmercrops, olives, goats or beehives, an a press for olives or graphs.[4]

Income[eedit | eedit soorce]

Accordin tae CBS, as o 2000, in the ceety thare wur 2,230 salaried wirkers an 396 are sel-employed. The mean monthly wage in 2000 for a salaried wirker in the ceety is ILS 3,854, a real chynge o 4.0% ower the course o 2000. Salaried males hae a mean monthly wage o ILS 4,412 (a real chynge o 5.6%) versus ILS 2,162 for females (a real chynge o -12.4%). The mean income for the sel-employed is 3,764. Thare are 141 fowk who receive unemployment benefits an 1,891 fowk who receive an income guarantee.

Education[eedit | eedit soorce]

Accordin tae CBS, thare are 7 schuils an 3,792 students in the ceety. Thay are spread oot as 4 elementary schuils an 2,223 elementary schuil students, an 4 heich schuils an 1,569 heich schuil students. 49.3% o 12t grade students wur entitled tae a matriculation certificate in 2001.

See an aa[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Guerin, 1874, p. 350 ff.
  2. "Table 3 - Population of Localities Numbering Above 1,000 Residents and Other Rural Population" (PDF). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. 30 Juin 2008. Retrieved 18 October 2008.
  3. Warzberger, Rachel (19 Mairch 2001). "Close Family Marriages and Polygamy" (RTF). Knesset. Archived frae the original on 18 December 2012. Retrieved 26 Julie 2008. (in Ebreu)
  4. Wolf-Dieter Hütteroth and Kamal Abdulfattah (1977). Historical Geography of Palestine, Transjordan and Southern Syria in the Late 16th Century. Erlanger Geographische Arbeiten, Sonderband 5. Erlangen, Germany: Vorstand der Fränkischen Geographischen Gesellschaft. p. 139.