Land Mass and Population
The size of Israel is:
- 1/6 of 1 percent (1/625) of the land of the Arab League Nations
- Approximately the size of New Jersey
- 1/20 the size of California
- 2/3 the size of Belgium
- 1/26 the size of France
- Slightly larger than Kuwait
Jewish and Muslim Populations Compared
- 5.5 million Israeli Jews compared to more than 300 million Middle Eastern Arabs and Muslims
- 13 million Jews worldwide compared to 1.3 billion Muslims worldwide
Religious Majorities in Countries around the World
- 56 nations have Islamic majorities.
- 49 nations have Roman Catholic majorities.
- 20 nations have Protestant majorities.
- 12 nations have Eastern Orthodox majorities.
- 4 nations have Hindu majorities.
- 1 nation has a Jewish majority.