Israel In-depth PESTLE Insights

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This PESTLE country analysis report on Israel provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.


– Understand the political system in Israel through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators.
– Understand the economic situation in Israel through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues.
– Understand customer demographics in Israel through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education.
– Understand the technological landscape in Israel through analysis of relevant laws and policies, as well as patents data.
– Understand the legal landscape in Israel through analysis of the judicial system as well as performance of the legal indicators
– Understand the environmental landscape in Israel through analysis of the environmental regulations and the performance of the environmental indicators


– The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Israel, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators.

– The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Israel 's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment."

– The social landscape section analyzes the government's social welfare policies, as well as the country's performance in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education.

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– What is the outlook in Israel in terms of political stability, policies towards business, and the popularity of the government?

– How does Israel perform in terms of GDP growth, its fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, and employment?

– How does Israel perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education?

– How does Israel perform in terms of technology-intensive sectors like IT, life sciences, and R&D expenditure trends?

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


1.1. Catalyst

1.2. Summary

1.3. Impact of COVID-19 on the Israeli economy




4.1. Summary

4.2. Political analysis

4.3. Economic analysis

4.4. Social analysis

4.5. Technological analysis

4.6. Legal analysis

4.7. Environmental analysis


5.1. Summary

5.2. Evolution

5.3. Structure and policies

5.4. Outlook


6.1. Summary

6.2. Evolution

6.3. Structure and policies

6.4. Performance

6.5. Outlook


7.1. Summary

7.2. Evolution

7.3. Structure and policies

7.4. Performance

7.5. Outlook


8.1. Summary

8.2. Evolution

8.3. Structure and policies

8.4. Performance

8.5. Outlook


9.1. Summary

9.2. Evolution

9.3. Structure and policies

9.4. Performance

9.5. Outlook


10.1. Summary

10.2. Evolution

10.3. Structure and policies

10.4. Performance

10.5. Outlook


11.1. Ask the analyst

11.2. About GlobalData

11.3. Disclaimer


List of Tables

Table 1: Israel – Key fundamentals, 2019-26f

Table 2: Israel – Key facts, 2022

Table 3: Analysis of Israel’s political landscape

Table 4: Analysis of Israel’s economic landscape

Table 5: Analysis of Israel’s social landscape

Table 6: Analysis of Israel’s technological landscape

Table 7: Analysis of Israel’s legal landscape

Table 8: Analysis of Israel’s environmental landscape

Table 9: Israel – Mid-year population by age (as a percentage of the total population), 2021

Table 10: Patents granted by the USPTO, 2015-20


List of Figures

Figure 1: Map of Israel, 2022

Figure 2: Israel – Key macroeconomic indicators

Figure 3: Public social expenditure as a percentage of GDP, 2019

Figure 4: Gini coefficient, 2019

Figure 5: Percentage of population living below $1.90 per day, 2020

Figure 6: Israel – Healthcare professionals, 2017-21

Figure 7: Israel – Old-age dependency ratio (2000, 2015, 2025, 2050, 2075)

Figure 8: Gross domestic expenditure on R&D (% of GDP), 2020

Figure 9: Product market regulation, 2008 and 2018

Figure 10: Municipal waste generation intensity among OECD countries (kg per capita), 2020

Figure 11: Population’s exposure to small particulates (micrograms per cubic meter), 2019

Figure 12: Israel – Key political events

Figure 13: Israel – Key political figures

Figure 14: Israel – Composition of the Knesset (number of seats), March 2021

Figure 15: Israel – Historical GDP growth (%), 2012-21

Figure 16: Israel – TA-25 Index, March 2021 – May 2022

Figure 17: Israel – Real GDP and GDP growth rate ($ billion/%), 2017-26f

Figure 18: Israel – GDP composition by sector, 2021

Figure 19: Israel – Agricultural output (ILS billion/%), 2017-22f

Figure 20: Israel – Industrial output (ILS billion/%), 2017-22f

Figure 21: Israel – Services output (ILS billion/%), 2017-22f

Figure 22: Israel – External trade, 2017-26f

Figure 23: Israel – Consumer price index and CPI-based inflation, 2017-26f

Figure 24: Israel – Unemployment rate, 2017-26f

Figure 25: Israel – Major religions (%), 2021

Figure 26: Israel – Total healthcare expenditure ($ billion/% of GDP), 2014-21

Figure 27: Israel – Public education expenditure ($ billion/% of GDP), 2013-20

Figure 28: Israel – Internet users (millions/%), 2017-21

Figure 29: Israel – Judicial structure

Figure 30: Israel – Carbon dioxide emissions (million tonnes/%), 2010-20

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