Ten fun facts about Israel

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Fact 1:
Israel has more museums per capita than any other country in the world.

Fact 2:
The Dead Sea in Israel is the lowest point on earth, at 1,315 feet below sea level at its lowest point.

Fact 3:
Israel is the only liberal democracy in the middle east.


Fact 4:
Israel has the largest fleet of aircraft outside of the U.S.

Fact 5
Israel has the world's second highest per capita of new books.

Fact 6:
Israel has two official languages: Hebrew and Arabic.

Fact 7:
Israel has the highest ratio of university degrees to the population in the world.

Fact 8:
Most of the Windows NT operating system was developed by Microsoft-Israel.

Fact 9
Israel has the third highest rate of entrepreneurship.

Fact 10
Outside the United States and Canada, Israel has the largest number of NASDAQ listed companies.

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Short about Israel
A country in Western Asia located on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea.


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Population
8,222,700

Sources
CIA The World Factbook



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