Israel

Regions

Central District
Haifa District
Jerusalem District
Northern District
Southern District
Tel Aviv

Country information

Country: Israel
Population: 7,353,985 inhabitants  (Last modified: 5/03/2013 )
Area 20,770 km²
Capital: Jerusalem
Currency: Shekel (ILS)
Phone code: +972
Languages: he,ar-IL,en-IL,
Domain name: .il
Postcode form: #####
Postcode regex: ^(\d{5})$
ISO3: ISR
Neighbors: Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestinian Territory, Syria
Fips: IS

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
September 26 Sunday Sukkot VI Observance and Hebrew holiday
September 27 Monday Sukkot VII/Hoshanah Rabah Observance and Hebrew holiday
September 28 Tuesday Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah National and Hebrew holiday
October 13 Wednesday Yom HaAliyah School Observance Observance
November 29 Monday Hanukkah I (Holiday of lights) Observance and Hebrew holiday
November 30 Tuesday Hanukkah II Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 1 Wednesday Hanukkah III Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 2 Thursday Hanukkah IV Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 3 Friday Hanukkah V Observance and Hebrew holiday
December 4 Saturday Hanukkah VI/Rosh Chodesh Tevet Observance and Hebrew holiday
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Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 31.5
Longitude in decimal degrees: 34.75
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 31° 30' North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 34° 45' East
Height above sea level: 168 m,   551.18 ft,   6614.18 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)