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    • The Big E
    • 29.12.10 | 19:01 (IST)

    When it comes to population density, Israel is right up there. Subtracting the Negev and northern parts, Israel is packed in there. Furthermore, Jews and Arabs in pre 67 Israel are engaged in a demographic death match to determine who will politically control the country. With Israel's fractured political process, an Arab minority of 25 - 30% that is politically unified can control the political process. And this frightens many Israeli Jews. Thus the overpopulation of this small country will continue, as Arabs and Jews demographically battle it out for supremacy

    from the article: Israeli population stands at 7,695,000 at end of 2010
    First published 14:14 29.12.10 | Last updated 14:14 29.12.10
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