West Bank

Facts and stats about West Bank

2.68 million

Population. Ranked 141st in 2013.


Israel 307 km, Jordan 97 km
Monetary unit new Israeli shekel ; Jordanian dinar
Alternative names west bank administered by israel, West Bank
Groups World

Interesting observations about West Bank

  • West Bank ranked first for labor force globally in 2013.
  • West Bank has ranked in the top 6 for literacy > female since 2004.
  • West Bank has ranked in the top 4 for unemployment, youth ages 15-24 > female since 2008.