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Physical Map of Israel showing bordering countries, relief, highest point, Jordan River, Dead Sea, important cities, etc.
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Israel's Quick Facts

Land Area 20,330 km2
Water Area 440 km2
Total Area 20,770 km2
Population 8,174,527
Population Density 393.57 / km2
Government Type Parliamentary Democracy
GDP (PPP) $297.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $34,800
Currency Shekel (ILS)
Largest Cities
  • Tel Aviv-Yafo (Tel Aviv-Jaffa) (4,181,480)
  • Hefa (Haifa) (1,147,431)
  • Jerusalem (931,756)
  • Be'er Sheva (637,539)
  • Animal: Israeli Gazelle
  • Bird: Hoopoe
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Israel

  • Coat of Arms: The emblem of Israel consists of a blue shield depicting a menorah surrounded by olive branches.

    The menorah symbolizes universal enlightenment, and the olive branches represent peace.
  • Dog: Canaan Dog
  • Flag of Israel
  • Flower: Cyclamen
  • Sport: Football (Soccer)
  • Tree: Olive

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