The result will be a faster population growth in Israel and a moderation ... A higher survival of haredi communities ... See all talkbacks "The Jewish people in 2050: 2 very different scenarios " If there is any other contentious issue in Israel that does not deal with politics or the Palestinians, it is the internal demographic issue and concern by some that the haredi sector will grow to more than half the total Jewish population of Israel in just a few short decades—with all the ramifications that entails. The growth of the orthodox and Haredi sector has partly balanced out negative population growth amongst other Jewish denominations.

The growth of the Jewish population is low, and the number of Jews in Israel reaches 7.5 million in 2030 and 9 million in 2050. Haredi women have 7.7 children on average while the average Israeli Jewish woman has over 3 children. Diversity & Growth Immigration & Naturalization A Young Population Distribution Birth, Marriage & Divorce. For financial planning purposes the Ministry and the Bank of Israel wished to be able to assess the long-range impact of rapid growth in this population, as well as among

But with a TFR of 6.9, the haredi population’s growth rate is more than double the total Jewish TFR of 3.1 and even the Arab TFR of 3.3. This is a more than 10-fold increase compared to when Israel was founded in 1948. Three weeks after Israel marked its first COVID-19 infection on February 21, the country witnessed a spike in infections particularly in the densely populated city of Bnei Brak, where there is a large population of Orthodox and ultra-Orthodox Haredi … This isn’t idle speculation; it is the forecast of the Finance Ministry’s chief economist, predicated on the assumption that the levels of education and employment among Israel’s ultra-Orthodox remain at the same low levels they are today. While the Central Bureau of Statistics estimates that the “haredi” population will grow to be 50 percent of the total Jewish population by 2059, a new report by the Israel Democracy Institute shows that between 2005 and 2016, there was a decrease in childbirth of exactly one child per such family, from 7.7 children per woman to 6.7 children per woman. Committee says city planners need to take into consideration the haredi public. Study shows Jewish population to grow to 81% of Israel's total, with massive growth in haredi community, which will make up 32% of Israel. Israel's population to surge to 20 million by 2065. 2 Haredi (ultra-orthodox) population. On the eve of Israel’s 72nd Independence Day, Israel’s population stood at 9,190,000.

Diversity & Growth I live on a nice street in a primarily secular Israeli town with a decent Haredi minority population. The Haredi (ultra-Orthodox) sector is projected to comprise 16% of the total population by 2030, and Haredim will constitute a third of all citizens and 40% of the Jewish population in 2065.

This specific group of Jews, the Haredi, represent the largest growing population in Israel. The Haredi populations in Israel have more risk factors for epidemics than the general population.The not-very-long ago measles and mumps epidemics in Israel, which primarily affected the ultra-orthodox communities in Israel and abroad were evidence of this epidemiological dilemma.