Israel’s population stands at 7.746 million on the 63rd year of its independence, the Central Bureau for Statistics reported Sunday.
Since last Independence Day, there has been a 2% rise, 155,000 people, in Israel’s population.
Israel’s Jewish population comprises about 5.837 million (75.3%) of the total 7.746 million inhabitants, while Israeli Arabs comprise about 1.587 million (20.5%) of the total population.
Immigrants and their descendants who are not listed as Jews in the Interior Ministry, are about 322,000 (4.2%) inhabitants of the total population. Read more