Home Travel Guide Accommodation Shopping Events Eat Out


 Israel - Quick Facts

Quick Facts
Capital Jerusalem
Government Parliamentary Democracy
Currency 1 New Israeli Shekel (NIS, code:ILS, symbols ש"ח and ₪) = 100 agorot
Area 20,770 km2
Population 7,192,200 
Language Hebrew (official), Arabic (official) used by Arab minority, English most commonly used foreign language
Religion Jewish 80.1%, Muslim 14.6% (mostly Sunni Muslim), Christian 2.1%, other 3.2% (1996 est.)
Electricity 230V/50Hz (Israeli plug)
Intrl. Dial Code 972
Internet TLD .il
Time Zone UTC +2/DST +3

* Info courtesy of Wiki Travel

Travel Israel - Israel Travel Guide > Quick Facts

Add your Hotel here

Bookmark and Share

© Copyright 2007-2008 http://www.aguide2israel.com All rights reserved.

Every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the content of this site but
the publisher cannot be held responsible for the consequences of any errors.A number of
external links exist within the site and the publisher does not endorse any such external links.