Israel Population

1949 - 2021 | Yearly | Person mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Israel population

  • The Israel population reached 9.5 million people in Dec 2021, compared with the previously reported figure of 9.3 million people in Dec 2020
  • The data reached an all-time high of 9.5 million people in Dec 2021 and a record low of 1.2 million people in Dec 1949

The Central Bureau of Statistics provides year-end Population. Population excludes foreign workers.


Further information about Israel population data

  • In the latest reports, Israel Unemployment Rate increased to 3.7 % in May 2022
  • Monthly earnings of the Israel population was 3,711.3 USD in Mar 2022
  • Israel Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 63.2 % in May 2022

View Israel's Population from 1949 to 2021 in the chart:

Israel Population

What was Israel's Population in 2021?

The Israel population reached 9.5 million people in Dec 2021, compared with the previously reported figure of 9.3 million people in Dec 2020 See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
9.5 2021 9.3 2020 1.2 1949 9.5 2021 Person mn yearly 1949 - 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Algeria (Person mn) 43.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Argentina (Person mn) 45.8 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Armenia (Person mn) 3.0 2021 yearly 1989 - 2021
Australia (Person mn) 25.8 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Austria (Person mn) 9.0 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Azerbaijan (Person mn) 10.1 2020 yearly 1925 - 2020
Bahrain (Person mn) 1.5 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Bangladesh (Person mn) 169.3 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Belarus (Person mn) 9.3 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Belgium (Person mn) 11.6 2021 yearly 1953 - 2021
Bolivia (Person mn) 11.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn) 3.5 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Botswana (Person mn) 2.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brazil (Person mn) 213.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Brunei (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bulgaria (Person mn) 6.8 2021 yearly 1900 - 2021
Cambodia (Person mn) 16.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Canada (Person mn) 38.2 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Chile (Person mn) 19.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
China (Person mn) 1,412.6 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Colombia (Person mn) 51.0 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Croatia (Person mn) 4.0 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Cyprus (Person mn) 0.9 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Czech Republic (Person mn) 10.5 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Denmark (Person mn) 5.8 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Ecuador (Person mn) 17.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Egypt (Person mn) 103.4 2022 yearly 1980 - 2022
Estonia (Person mn) 1.3 2021 yearly 1999 - 2021
European Union (Person mn) 447.2 2020 yearly 1959 - 2020
Finland (Person mn) 5.5 2021 yearly 1749 - 2021
France (Person mn) 67.8 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Georgia (Person mn) 3.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Germany (Person mn) 83.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Ghana (Person mn) 31.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Greece (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn) 7.4 2021 yearly 1961 - 2021
Hungary (Person mn) 9.7 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Iceland (Person mn) 0.4 2021 yearly 1732 - 2021
India (Person mn) 1,368.6 2022 yearly 1951 - 2022
Indonesia (Person mn) 264.2 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Iran (Person mn) 84.0 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Ireland (Person mn) 5.0 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Israel (Person mn) 9.5 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Italy (Person mn) 60.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ivory Coast (Person mn) 26.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Japan (Person mn) 125.4 2021 yearly 1899 - 2021
Jordan (Person mn) 11.1 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Kazakhstan (Person mn) 18.9 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Kenya (Person mn) 47.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
South Korea (Person mn) 51.7 2021 yearly 1956 - 2021
Kosovo (Person mn) 1.8 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Kuwait (Person mn) 4.7 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (Person mn) 6.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Laos (Person mn) 7.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Latvia (Person mn) 1.9 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Lebanon (Person mn) 6.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Lithuania (Person mn) 2.8 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Luxembourg (Person mn) 0.6 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Macau SAR, China (Person mn) 0.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
North Macedonia (Person mn) 2.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Malawi (Person mn) 19.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Malaysia (Person mn) 32.6 2020 yearly 1947 - 2020
Malta (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mauritius (Person mn) 1.3 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Mexico (Person mn) 128.4 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Moldova (Person mn) 2.6 2020 yearly 2013 - 2020
Mongolia (Person mn) 3.4 2021 yearly 1935 - 2021
Montenegro (Person mn) 0.6 2021 yearly 1921 - 2021
Morocco (Person mn) 35.6 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Mozambique (Person mn) 28.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Myanmar (Person mn) 54.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nepal (Person mn) 29.5 2022 yearly 1950 - 2022
Netherlands (Person mn) 17.3 2018 yearly 1899 - 2018
New Zealand (Person mn) 5.1 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Nigeria (Person mn) 206.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Norway (Person mn) 5.4 2019 yearly 1845 - 2019
Oman (Person mn) 4.5 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Pakistan (Person mn) 224.8 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (Person mn) 5.9 2026 yearly 1950 - 2026
Panama (Person mn) 4.4 2022 yearly 1950 - 2022
Paraguay (Person mn) 7.4 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Peru (Person mn) 32.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Philippines (Person mn) 109.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Poland (Person mn) 38.1 2021 yearly 1946 - 2021
Portugal (Person mn) 10.3 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Qatar (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Romania (Person mn) 19.2 2020 yearly 1930 - 2020
Russia (Person mn) 145.6 2021 yearly 1949 - 2021
Saudi Arabia (Person mn) 35.0 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Serbia (Person mn) 6.9 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Singapore (Person mn) 5.5 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Slovakia (Person mn) 5.5 2020 yearly 1945 - 2020
Slovenia (Person mn) 2.1 2021 yearly 1920 - 2021
South Africa (Person mn) 60.6 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Spain (Person mn) 47.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Sri Lanka (Person mn) 22.2 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Sudan (Person mn) 37.3 2014 yearly 1970 - 2014
Sweden (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
Switzerland (Person mn) 8.7 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -0.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1999 - Mar 2022
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -408.020 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 9,799.512 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 29.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 335,707.0 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 67.1 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (ILS bn) 845.278 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (ILS bn) 1,433.325 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (ILS bn) 778.274 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
General Government: Deficit Financing (ILS mn) -2,675.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jul 2022
General Government: Balance (ILS mn) 2,723.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2022
General Government: Revenue: Tax (ILS mn) 28,819.000 Feb 2019 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2019
General Government: Revenue (ILS mn) 39,970.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2022
General Government: Deficit Financing: Abroad: Net (ILS mn) -4,671.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
General Government: Deficit Financing: Domestic: Net (ILS mn) -1,522.000 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
General Government: Expenditure (ILS mn) 37,247.000 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jul 2022
Public Debt: % of GDP (%) 61.020 2018 yearly 1995 - 2018
Public Debt (ILS mn) 809,980.000 2018 yearly 1995 - 2018
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 0.798 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -3,356.3 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,784.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 22.0 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 79,542.000 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,866,026.000 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 279,047.000 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 8,994.6 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 17.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,874,642.137 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,650,209.474 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1,722.100 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1964 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 816.200 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 1964 - Jun 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 436.400 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,046.100 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Trade Balance: Net (USD mn) -3,356.300 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Exports: Asia: Hong Kong (USD mn) 117.700 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Exports: America: North: United States of America (USD mn) 1,722.100 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Exports: Europe: EU: United Kingdom (USD mn) 315.100 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Exports: Europe: EU: Netherlands (USD mn) 191.400 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Exports: Europe: EU: Belgium (USD mn) 149.700 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Imports: Europe: EU: Germany (USD mn) 634.600 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Imports: Europe: EU: United Kingdom (USD mn) 292.200 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2,193.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 5,126.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 4,658.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1972 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 3,798.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 3,611.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1972 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 186.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1972 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 163,849.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.3 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 66,004.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 12.6 2021 yearly 2000 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 14.758 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 172,533.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1989 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Investments in Israel: Direct (USD mn) 11,931.800 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1980 - Dec 2018
BoP: Current Account: Services: Balance (USD mn) 11,211.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Investments Abroad: Others (USD mn) -34.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Merchandise: Trade Balance (USD mn) -6,566.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services: Exports (USD mn) 20,636.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 3,618.900 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Transaction (USD mn) -9,647.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Transaction: Direct Investment (USD mn) -2,465.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Income: Receipts: Investment (USD mn) 4,190.700 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Merchandise: Exports (USD mn) 19,949.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) 1,246.400 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Balance (USD mn) 2,372.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1985 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Income: Payments: Investment (USD mn) 5,270.200 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Investments Abroad: Direct (USD mn) 2,193.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Transaction: Reserve Assets (USD mn) 77.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Transaction: Other Investment (USD mn) -3,789.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Investments in Israel: Others (USD mn) 3,755.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Investments in Israel: Portfolio (USD mn) 3,798.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Investments Abroad: Portfolio (USD mn) 310.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Merchandise: Imports (USD mn) 26,516.200 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account Balance (USD mn) 4,467.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Income: Balance: Net Investment Income (USD mn) -1,079.500 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Net Transaction: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -3,487.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services: Imports (USD mn) 9,425.400 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
BoP: sa: Income: Balance: Investment (USD mn) -1,177.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
BoP: sa: Income: Debit: Investment: in Israel (USD mn) 5,381.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Assets (USD mn) 694,295.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 521,761.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 0.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 44.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 4,787.621 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 200,177.429 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1997 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 409,045.487 May 2022 monthly Apr 1981 - May 2022
M2 Growth (%) 15.3 May 2022 monthly Apr 1982 - May 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 6.0 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jul 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 189,184.7 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 40.181 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2001 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 20.7 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Jun 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 0.000 Feb 2019 monthly Dec 1950 - Feb 2019
Total Deposits (USD mn) 554,725.102 May 2022 monthly Dec 2007 - May 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 13.8 May 2022 monthly Dec 2008 - May 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 792,797.9 May 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - May 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.5 May 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - May 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 222.995 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 1992 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 584.017 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1981 - Dec 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 221,266.5 May 2022 monthly Sep 1992 - May 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 431,444.192 Apr 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - Apr 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 18.31 May 2022 monthly Dec 2000 - May 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 115.58 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2022
Credits: Public: Banking Corporations incl Mortgage Banks (BC) (ILS mn) 914,119.32 Feb 2018 monthly Dec 1998 - Feb 2018
Credits: Outstanding: Borrowers: Households (HO) (ILS mn) 532,204.89 Feb 2018 monthly Sep 1992 - Feb 2018
Deposits: Public: Banking Corporations incl Mortgage Banks (BC) (ILS mn) 1,225,031.84 Feb 2018 monthly Dec 2007 - Feb 2018
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -3.2 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2016 - Jun 2022
Composite Leading Indicator: State of The Economy Index: 2011=100 (2011=100) 140.697 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
PMI: Seasonally Adjusted (sa) (Index) 47.400 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1996 - Mar 2022

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