The number of Palestinians in Israel and the occupied territories will equal the number of Jews by the end of 2017, according to a report issued on Wednesday by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statics (PCBS.)
Israel’s birth rate, the highest in the developed world and once seen as a survival tactic in a hostile region, could be its undoing unless measures are taken to reverse the trend.
A study found that Seattle’s Jewish population has increased by 70 percent since 2001.
The number of Palestinians living in Israel, the West Bank and Gaza will equal the number of Jewish Israelis in 2016, according to Palestinian statistics.
For the first time in 40 years, Miami Jewry is growing. Fueled by immigrants and Orthodox, the estimated population grew by 9% in a decade to 123,000.
The official population of Israel on the eve of Rosh Hashanah is 8.9 million.
It’s not easy to find accurate data about the number of Israelis living in the United States.
Israel’s population increased to nearly 8.2 million, according to figures released just ahead of Israel Independence Day, or Yom Ha’atzmaut.
Are American Jews really vanishing? J.J. Goldberg questions the collective ‘oy vey’ that erupts each time another survey like the new one by the Pew Research Center claims to find a decline in Jewish life.
The Pew survey includes shocking findings about assimilation, but Alan Wolfe urges us to consider the flip side. Jews are having a greater impact on American culture than ever before.