Country information of Israel

Israel
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Capital
Jerusalem

Geography Israel

Continent:
Asia
Country:
Israel
Size:
20.766 km²
Coordinates:
31 30 Nord, 34 45 Ost
Height:
Lowest point : Dead Sea -408 m
Highest point : Har Meron 1,208 m
Location:
Middle East, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Egypt and Lebanon

Population Israel

Population count:
6.199.008
Languages:
Hebrew (official), Arabic used officially for Arab minority, English most commonly used foreign language

Economy Israel

Currency:
new Israeli shekel (ILS); note - NIS is the currency abbreviation; ILS is the International Organization for Standarization (ISO) code for the NIS
Currency symbol:
ILS

Miscellaneous Israel

Car registration plate:
IL
Internet sign / top-level domain:
.il

Flags of Israel

National flag