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Palestinian Authority: Population Statistics

(2020)

Governorate
Population
1997
2007
2021
West Bank
1,873,476
2,350,583
2,949,246
Jenin
203,026
256,619
 
Tubas
36,609
50,261
 
Tulkarem
134,110
157,988
 
Qalqilya
72,007
91,217
 
Salfit
48,538
59,570
 
Nablus
261,340
320,830
 
Ramallah/Al-Bireh
213,582
279,730
 
Jerusalem
328,601
363,649
 
Jericho
32,713
42,320
 
Bethlehem/Bet Jala
137,286
176,235
 
Hebron
405,664
552,164
 
Gaza Strip
1,022,207
1,499,369
1,957,062
North Gaza
183,373
290,843
 
Gaza City
367,388
524,001
 
Deir Al-Balah
147,877
216,494
 
Khan Yunis
200,704
290,399
 
Rafah
122,865
177,632
 
Total Population
2,895,683
3,849,952
4,906,308

 


Sources: Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics;
The World Fact Book, CIA, (2021).