Palestine: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 31.88614 / longitude: 34.82145

General information


You can find famous universities here like An-Najah National University. The average length of time residents spend in school is 17 years (including tertiary education).


There are 4,816,503 inhabitants, or 0.065% of the population of planet earth. In this country, the median age is 33.90 years and the birth growth rate is around 0.39%.


In 2021 the GDP was $18,036,800,000 USD, placing it at position 112 in the market. The currency symbol is ₪, and the ISO code for that currency is ILS.


Ramallah serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with Israel, Egypt, Jordan. 6,220 km² make up the entire country, a postcode system is employed and the key cities are: بلدية غزة, رام الله, الخليل, ירושלים, Jerusalem. People from this country speak these languages: Arabic.


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. Well known national dishes are: Arab salad, Falafel, Mujaddara, Musakhan, Hummus with tahini.

Good to know

The country's websites have the domain name ".ps", telephone numbers begin with +970, the ISO code is PS Check out for more information about this nation.


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