Palestine: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 31.88614 / longitude: 34.82145

General information


There are UNESCO listed sites: Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, Bethlehem, Palestine: Land of Olives and Vines – Cultural Landscape of Southern Jerusalem, Battir. Interesting food you need to try here: Arab salad, Falafel, Mujaddara, Musakhan, Hummus with tahini.


In 2021 the GDP was $18,036,800,000 USD, which ranks it number 112 in the world. The local currency (ILS) is represented by the symbol ₪.


This nation's capital is Ramallah and the country shares a border with Israel, Egypt, Jordan. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Arabic. The country has a 6,220 km² area, a postcode system is employed and the primary cities are: بلدية غزة, رام الله, الخليل, ירושלים, Jerusalem.


The median age of the population is 33.90 years with a birth growth rate of 0.39%. There are 4,816,503 inhabitants, or 0.065% of the population of planet earth.


This country offers several reputable universities like An-Najah National University. The inhabitants stay 17 years in school (tertiary education included).

Good to know

For more information about this country, check The ISO code is PS, the domain name ".ps" is used by the country's websites, telephone numbers begin with +970


ISO code PS
Capital Ramallah
Population 4,816,503
World percentage 0.065%
Median age 33.90 years
Population growth rate 0.39%
Main cities
Spoken languages Arabic
GDP (2021) $18,036,800,000
GDP position #112
Currency code ILS
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 17 years
National dish Arab salad, Falafel, Mujaddara, Musakhan, Hummus with tahini
TLD .ps
Phone prefix +970