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'Like Godzilla, but actually real': study shows T. rex totaled 2.5 billion

Their analysis put the total number of T. rex individuals that ever existed at about 2.5 billion, including approximately 20,000 adults alive at any one time.

By REUTERS
15/04/2021
Children are returning to school in Israel amid the coronavirus pandemic. August 24, 2020.

Taking a look at Israel's population by age groups

The ages are usually studied using a chart known as the “age pyramid.”

By YAIR ASSAF-SHAPIRA
15/04/2021
Israelis celebrate Independence Day on the beach, 2019.

Jewish population at lowest percentage since founding of Israel

Close to the establishment of the state, the Jewish percentage of the population stood at 82.1%, while today it stands at only 73.9%.

By MOSHE COHEN/MAARIV
12/04/2021

Israel has a lot of children. Is this a problem and what should we do?

Israel’s current fertility rate of some 3.1 children per woman is the highest, by far, of any country in the 37-member OECD.

In first, Jewish population in Israel drops below 74%

The number of Jewish immigrants hit a record low of 33.8% of the total number of new immigrants.

‘Number of Jews and Palestinians will be equal at end of 2022’

Both will have an estimated population of 7.1 million each, according to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics president Ola Awad.

Israel's population reaches 9.2 million citizens - report

Israel's population is expected to reach 10 million people by 2024, 15 million by 2048, and 20 million by 2065.

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A less crowded planet - an expected population decline

True, we will reach a peak in about forty years’ time of 9.7 billion, but by century’s end we will be sliding down the other side of the population mountain quite fast.

By GWYNNE DYER
01/08/2020
American Jews marching in New York with Israeli flags. How can we bridge the divide between Israel a

World Jewish population 14,410,700 but 80% unconnected

NIS 20 million to be allocated to help small Jewish communities.

20/07/2020

Jerusalem's population in numbers

While the population growth rate in Jerusalem is the same as that of the Israeli population, the various populations within the city are growing at different rates.

By YAIR ASSAF-SHAPIRA
04/06/2020
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