Aliyah Stats for January 2010

669 views

Published on

These are the aliyah immigration stats for January 2010.

Published in: Travel, Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
669
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
4
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Aliyah Stats for January 2010

  1. 1. Aliyah Statistics –January 2010 This analysis relates to olim who have come to Israel under the care of the Aliyah and Absorption Department of the Jewish Agency, not including Ethiopian olim. During January 2010, 1,263 olim arrived. This is a 29% increase over the same period last year (752). It is a 68% increase including Ethiopian olim. FSU, Germany and Eastern Europe During January 2010, 569 arrived from this geographic domain, in comparison with 349 in January 2009, an increase of 63%. 546 arrived from the FSU (43% of all olim during this period). This is a 63% increase over last year. The majority of olim from the FSU are from Russia, totaling 276 (a 74% increase over last year) 106 olim arrived from the Ukraine (a 74% increase over last year). From South Caucasus 66 olim arrived (a 100% increase over last year). From Central Asia 32 olim arrived (a 29% decrease since last year) During January, 5 olim arrived from Germany, as opposed to 7 in 2009. 18 olim arrived from Eastern Europe, as opposed to last year when 8 arrived, an increase of 125%. 12 of these olim came from Hungary. English Speaking Countries During January 2010, 169 olim arrived from this geographic domain. This is a decrease of 9% over 2009. From North America 97 olim came, as compared to 117 last year, a decrease of 17%. From Great Britain 24 olim arrived, as compared to 20 last year, an increase of 20%. 12 olim arrived from South Africa, as compared to 9 last year. 29 olim arrived from Oceana, as compared to 25 last year. Europe and Middle East A total of 91 olim arrived from this geographic domain during January 2010, as compared to 119 last year, a decrease of 24%. During this period, 56 olim arrived from France, as opposed to 92 last year. In addition, on January 31. 2010 a group flight left France and arrived in Israel on February 1st with 64 olim and will therefore be recorded in February's figures. 7 olim arrived from Belgium, the same amount as last year. Latin America 166 olim arrived from this geographic domain during January 2010, as compared to 99 last year, an increase of 68%. 46 olim came from Argentina, as compared to 22 last year, an increase of 109% 37 olim arrived from Brazil, as compared to 32 last year, an increase of 16% 15 olim arrived from Mexico, an increase of 88%. 8 olim arrived from Chile, an increase of 14%. Ethiopia During January 2010, 291 olim arrived from Ethiopia. 1
  2. 2. Total Jan. Jan. GEOGRAPHIC DOMAIN Country 2009 2009 2010 Russia, Belarus and Baltic 3,741 187 322 Ukraine and Moldova 1,839 68 125 Southern Caucasus 600 33 66 Central Asia 621 45 32 Rest of FSU 17 1 1 Total FSU 6,818 334 546 Germany 115 7 5 FSU Bulgaria 17 1 Hungary 100 2 12 Poland 19 2 1 Romania 37 1 1 Rest of Eastern Europe 25 2 4 Total Eastern Europe 198 8 18 Total 7,131 349 569 North America 3,767 117 97 USA 3,324 100 83 Canada 443 17 14 Britain 853 20 24 NORTH AMERICA AND South Africa 335 9 12 ENGLISH SPEAKING Oceania 175 25 29 COUNTRIES Holland 60 13 2 Scandinavia 55 1 1 India 30 1 Others 25 3 Total 5,300 185 169 France 1,894 92 56 Belgium 152 7 7 Italy 89 2 12 Spain 41 2 EUROPE AND MIDDLE EAST Switzerland 94 2 4 Middle East 133 8 3 Turkey 153 3 1 Rest of Europe and Middle East 45 5 6 Total 2,601 119 91 Mexico 140 8 15 Uruguay 100 6 12 Argentina 313 22 46 Brazil 259 32 37 Venezuela 38 1 14 LATIN AMERICA Peru 105 20 20 Chile 81 7 8 Columbia 57 7 Rest of Latin America 94 3 7 Total 1,187 99 166 Other Countries 10 1 TOTAL – NOT INCLUDING ETHIOPIA 16,229 752 996 ETHIOPIA Ethiopia 240 291 TOTAL 16,465 752 1,287 08 2008 - 2009 - 09- 2

×