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Israeli Settlements: Jewish Settlements Population

(1970 - Present)

Year

Jewish Population

2017

420,899

2016

406,332

2013

321,179

2010

303,900

2009

296,700

2008

276,440

2007

268,379

2006

260,932

2005*

253,748

2004

246,000

2003

243,000

2002

226,028

2001

213,672

2000

203,067

1999

192,976

1998

172,000

1997

161,000

1995

146,207

1994

141,222

1993

136,109

1992

123,184

1990

76,000

1980

12,424

1977

5,023

1970

1,514

^ - Population not inclusive of East Jerusalem and Jerusalem neighborhoods
* - In August 2005, Israel evacuated all settlements from the Gaza Strip.


Sources: Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics; Israel Yearbook & Almanac; Jerusalem Post, (August 8, 2001, February 3, 2003; August 17, 2006, October 29, 2010); JTA, (July 22, 2004); (July 26, 2012); Haaretz, (August 27, 2005); Ynet, (January 4, 2006)