Basic Information of Israel Country/Region

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Country/Region Basic Information

Country Name Israel
English Name Israel (State of Israel)
Other Spellings
State of Israel
Medīnat Yisrā'el
Own Country Name إسرائيل (دولة إسرائيل)
National Flag Nation Flag
National Emblem coat of arms
Capital Jerusalem
Starts Every Week on Sunday
Capital Coordinates 31.77,35.23
Land Area 20,770
Population 9,216,900
2-Letter Country Code IL
3-Letter Country Code ISR
Country Numeric Code 376
Time Zone UTC+02:00
Latitude and Longitude 31.47,35.13
Official Language [ara]Arabic [heb]Hebrew
International Dialing Code +972
Primary Currency [ILS]Israeli new shekel (₪)
Independence Yes
Landlocked No
UN Member Yes
Top-Level Domain (TLD) .il
Postal Code Format #####
Region Asia
Subregion Western Asia
Continent Asia
Neighboring Countries Egypt Jordan Lebanon Palestine Syria