|Languages||Hebrew (official), Arabic, English|
|Religions||Judaism 82%, Islam 14%, Christian 2%, others 2%|
|Ethnicity||Jewish 82% (Israel-born 50%, Europe/Americas/Oceania-born 20%, Africa-born 7%, Asia-born 5%), non-Jewish 18% (mostly Arab) (1993 est.)|
|Capital||Tel Aviv, 355,900 Note: Israel proclaimed Jerusalem as its capital in 1950, but the U.S., like nearly all other countries, maintains its embassy in Tel Aviv.|
|Currency||New Israeli Sheqel (ILS)|
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Fri, 23 Aug 2019 22:55:00 GMT
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