4.8% of Israelis With Degrees Live Abroad

The percentage of Israelis with higher education living overseas was down from 4.9% in 2012 but up from 4.2% in 2010.

Nearly 5% — 4.8%, to be exact — of all Israelis with higher education live abroad, with the proportion more than doubling among those with doctorates and advanced degrees in medicine, a study by the Central Bureau of Statistics and the Science and Technology Ministry released Sunday found.