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Israel's population closing in on 10 million in 2024 demographic update

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Israel's population is expected to reach 10 million by the end of 2024, according to an update from the Jewish Virtual Library. The country currently holds nearly half of the world's Jewish population, with 47% of all Jews living in Israel. The update also revealed that 7.2 million people in Israel identify as Jewish, making up 73.2% of the overall population. Additionally, there are approximately 2.1 million Arabs in the country, constituting 21.1% of the population. Israel welcomed 45,000 new immigrants in the past year, while 2,500 Israelis emigrated to other countries.

Original article source: https://www.jpost.com/israel-news/article-786265
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