Australian Jews in Israel

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Australian Jews in Israel
Total population
7,000[1]
Regions with significant populations
Jerusalem, Tel Aviv
Languages
Hebrew, Australian English
Religion
Judaism

Australian Jews in Israel living within the state of Israel and they are numbering around 7,000.[2] They form one of the largest communities of expatriate Australians in Western Asia.[citation needed]

Immigration history[edit]

From 2008 to 2012, more than 400 Australian Jews moved to Israel and most of them have done compulsory military service.[3] There was an almost 50 percent increase in immigration from Australia to Israel between 2009 and 2010.[4] There was a 45 percent increase in percentage of immigration in 2010, the highest of the English speaking countries; 240 Australians moved to Israel, up from 165 in 2009.[5]

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