Jerusalem street 370.
(photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem)
Every year, as the day marking the reunification of Jerusalem after the Six Day
War approaches, the Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies releases the latest
figures on many aspects of the city’s demographics. The following data refer to
the situation that prevailed at the end of 2011.The 804,400 residents of
Jerusalem comprised 511,400 Jews and others who were not Arab (64 percent), and
293,000 Arabs (36%). Of these residents, 486,800 lived in areas that were added
to the city’s limits after 1967 – consisting of both Jews and Arabs,
representing 61% of the capital’s entire population.
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