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Israel

Currency code: 
Currency name: 
Israeli new shekel
Country name: 
Israel
Capital: 
Jerusalem
Country code: 
Continent: 
Independence: 
May 14, 1948
Independent from: 
from League of Nations mandate under British administration
Total area: 
20,770
Land area: 
20,330
Water area: 
440
Population: 
7,707,042
Population note: 
7,707,042 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: 
Hebrew Arabic
All languages: 
Hebrew (official), Arabic (used officially for Arab minority), English (most commonly used foreign language)
Time zone: 
IST (UTC+2) - Summer (DST) IDT (UTC+3)
Date format: 
dd/mm/yyyy
Drive on: 
Right
Calling code: 
+972
Domain: 
.il