Where do the Palestinians live today?
In 2007, the Palestinian population worldwide was estimated by the Palestinian Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs (PASSIA) at 10.3 million. This included:
- 4,000,000 in the West Bank and Gaza Strip
- 1,400,000 in Israel
- 2,840,000 in Jordan
- 421,000 in Lebanon
- 422,000 in Syria
- 314,000 in Saudi Arabia
- 353,000 in other Arab states
- 239,000 in the Americas
- 304,000 in other countries
In 2010, the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics reported that the number of Palestinians worldwide had increased to almost 11 million.