During the year 2012, the Central Bureau of Statistics conducted a "Rolling Census" for the first time.
Upon examination of the obtained estimates, methodological problems that might cause inaccurate data were identified.
Therefore, incoming Government Statistician Prof. Danny Pfefferman has decided to suspend the data collection,
both in the field and in telephone interviews. Meanwhile, the census
method will be reevaluated and the new methodology, when available, will be posted on the website.
Current population estimates are being updated the same way as previously.
We are grateful for the cooperation so far and are looking forward to future cooperation.
Data from the 2008 Population Census will be released in various forms and at different stages. At this stage the Profiles and Tables are