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Summary statistics
Region Western Asia  
Surface area (sq km) 6020  
Population (est., 000) 4436 Including East Jerusalem.  
Pop. density (per sq km) 736.9 Including East Jerusalem.  
Economic indicators
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2013 12579  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2010 8913  
GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$) 2005 4832  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2013 1.9  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2010 8.1  
GDP: Growth rate at constant 2005 prices (annual %) 2005 10.8  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2013 2907.6  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2010 2221.1  
GDP per capita (current US$) 2005 1357.3  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2013 3133.6  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2010 2370.4  
GNI: Gross national income per capita (current US$) 2005 1455.3  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2013 24.3  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2010 20.5  
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 2005 25.3  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2013 -1412 Refers to West Bank and the Gaza Strip.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2010 -691 Refers to West Bank and the Gaza Strip.  
Balance of payments, current account (million US$) 2005 -1152 Refers to West Bank and the Gaza Strip.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2013 160 Refers to West Bank and the Gaza Strip.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2010 148 Refers to West Bank and the Gaza Strip.  
CPI: Consumer price index (2000=100) 2005 119 Refers to West Bank and the Gaza Strip.  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2013 ... ISIC Rev.4 (BCD).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2010 100 ISIC Rev.4 (BCD).  
Index of industrial production (2010=100) 2005 112 ISIC Rev.4 (BCD).  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 93  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 81  
Agricultural production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 107  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2013 93  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2010 81  
Food production index (2004-2006=100) 2005 107  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2013 23.4  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2010 23.7  
Unemployment (% of labour force) 2005 26.0  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2013 26.3 ISIC Rev.2. 2012.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2010 24.6 ISIC Rev.2. Break in series.  
Employment in industrial sector (% of employed) 2005 26.3 ISIC Rev.3.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2013 11.5 ISIC Rev.2. 2012.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2010 11.8 ISIC Rev.2. Break in series.  
Employment in agricultural sector (% of employed) 2005 14.6 ISIC Rev.3.  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2013 15.4  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2010 14.7  
Labour force participation, adult female pop. (%) 2005 14.2  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2013 66.4  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2010 66.2  
Labour force participation, adult male pop. (%) 2005 67.2  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2013 545 Arrivals of non-resident tourists in hotels and similar establishments.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2010 522 Arrivals of non-resident tourists in hotels and similar establishments.  
Tourist arrivals at national borders (000) 2005 88 Arrivals of non-resident tourists in hotels and similar establishments.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2013 8 2012.  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2010 9  
Energy production, primary (Petajoules) 2005 8  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2013 73.7  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2010 64.9  
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 2005 15.9  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2013 46.6 ITU estimate.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2010 37.4 ITU estimate. Refers to total population.  
Individuals using the Internet (%) 2005 16.0 ITU estimate. Population aged 10 and over.  
Exports (million US$) 2013 900.6  
Imports (million US$) 2013 5163.9  
Balance (million US$) 2013 -4263.3  
Major trading partners (% of exports) 2013 Israel (87.3), Jordan (6.2), United States (1.1)  
Major trading partners (% of imports) 2013 Israel (71.6), Turkey (5.6), China (4.6)  
Social indicators
Population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 2.5 Including East Jerusalem.  
Urban population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 2.8 Including East Jerusalem.  
Rural population growth rate (average annual %) 2010-2015 1.6 Including East Jerusalem.  
Urban population (%) 2014 75.0 Including East Jerusalem.  
Population aged 0-14 years (%) 2014 39.5 Including East Jerusalem.  
Population aged 60+ years (females and males, % of total) 2014 4.9/4.4 Including East Jerusalem.  
Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 2014 103.0 Including East Jerusalem.  
Life expectancy at birth (females and males, years) 2010-2015 74.9/71.4 Including East Jerusalem.  
Infant mortality rate (per 1 000 live births) 2010-2015 19.2 Including East Jerusalem.  
Fertility rate, total (live births per woman) 2010-2015 4.1 Including East Jerusalem.  
Contraceptive prevalence (ages 15-49, %) 2007-2013 52.5  
International migrant stock (000 and % of total population) mid-2013 256.5/5.9 Including East Jerusalem. Refugees are not part of the foreign-born migrant stock in the State of Palestine.  
Refugees and others of concern to UNHCR mid-2014 0 Value is zero, not available or not applicable.  
Education: Primary-secondary gross enrolment ratio (f/m per 100) 2007-2013 89.5/84.2  
Education: Female third-level students (% of total) 2007-2013 59.1  
Intentional homicide rate (per 100,000 population) 2008-2012 7.4  
Environment
Threatened species 2014 22  
Forested area (% of land area) 2012 1.5  
CO2 emission estimates (000 metric tons and metric tons per capita) 2011 2248/0.6  
Energy supply per capita (Gigajoules) 2012 14.0  
Trade Profile
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