Area: 365 sq km
Population: 1 961 406 inhab. (estimate 2018)
Density: 5 373.72 inhab./sq km
Capital: 

Gaza Strip

Qițāʻ Ghazzah
Useful information


Formerly belonging to Egypt, the coastal strip runs down to the Egyptian border. The population is Palestinian.

Administrative division

Administrative division
GovernorateAREAINHABITANTSYEAR
Dayr al-Balaḥ58 sq km273 200 inhab.2017
Gaza=Ghazzah74 sq km652 597 inhab.2017
Cities
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Gaza=Ghazzah631 215inhab.2017
Khān Yūnus246 307inhab.2017
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Population

Population by age and gender (% - 2018)
75+
60-74
45-59
30-44
15-29
0-14
MALEAGEFEMALE
Demographic statistics
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Birth rate31.52017
Death rate2.52017
Population by selected age groups
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
0-14 years44.1%2018
15-29 years29.7%2018


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Economy

Economy - General data
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
GNI16 490M US$2017
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Communications

Communication - Transport
DESCRIPTIONVALUEUNITSYEAR
Motor vehicles223 975units2017
Passenger cars181 012units2017
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