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Governorates

The population of the governorates in the Gaza Strip according to census results and latest official projections.

NameNativeStatusPopulation
Census
1997-12-10
Population
Census
2007-12-01
Population
Census
2017-12-01
Population
Projection
2020-07-01
 
Dayr al-Balah [Deir al-Balah]دير البلحGovernorate147,877205,535273,200294,260
Ghazzah [Gaza]غزةGovernorate367,388496,411652,597695,967
Ghazzah ash-Shamaliyah [North Gaza]شمال غزةGovernorate183,373270,246368,978403,457
Khan Yunisخان يونسGovernorate200,704270,979370,638401,582
RafahرفحGovernorate122,865173,372233,878252,703
Qiha' Ghazzah [Gaza Strip]قطاع غزةTerritory1,022,2071,416,5431,899,2912,047,969

Contents: Localities

The population of all localities and refugee camps in the Gaza Strip according to census results and latest official projections.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected place including its population structure (gender).

Name NativeStatusGovernoratePopulation
Census
1997-12-10
Population
Census
2007-12-01
Population
Census
2017-12-01
Population
Projection
2020-07-01
 
'Abasan al-Jadidaعبسان الجديدةRural LocalityKhan Yunis3,9626,0669,29010,066
'Abasan al-Kabirahعبسان الكبيرةUrban LocalityKhan Yunis13,37818,41326,76729,002
Al-Burayj [Bureij]البريجUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah...9,84815,49116,685
Al-Burayj Camp [Bureij Camp]مخيم البيجRefugee CampDayr al-Balah...24,00728,02430,184
Al-FukhkhariالفخاريUrban LocalityKhan Yunis2,6115,5396,4436,981
Al-MaghaziالمغازيUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah...6,5389,67010,415
Al-Maghazi Campمخيم المغازيRefugee CampDayr al-Balah...16,07418,15719,557
Al-MughraqaالمغراقهRural LocalityGhazzah3,6126,53711,45812,219
Al-MusaddarالمصدرRural LocalityDayr al-Balah1,2771,8732,5872,786
Al-Qararah [Qarara]القرارةUrban LocalityKhan Yunis11,88919,76929,00431,425
An-NaserالنصRural LocalityRafah...6,3088,9849,707
An-Nusayrat [Nuseirat]النصياتUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah...36,66654,85159,079
An-Nusayrat Camp [Nuseirat Camp]مخيم النصياتRefugee CampDayr al-Balah...28,09331,74734,194
Ash-Shati' Campمخيم الشاطىءRefugee CampGhazzah...34,64840,73443,441
Ash-ShokatالشوكةUrban LocalityRafah5,68610,73216,44517,769
Az-ZawaydahالزَوايْدَةUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah10,74816,93923,84125,679
Bani Suhayla [Bani Suheila]بني سهيلاUrban LocalityKhan Yunis23,03131,70341,43944,899
Beit Hanun [Bayt Hanun]بيت حانونUrban LocalityGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah20,79138,04752,23757,118
Beit Lahiya [Bayt Lahiya]بيت لاهياUrban LocalityGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah38,46064,45789,83898,233
Deir al-Balah [Dayr al-Balah]دير البلحUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah...54,43975,13280,924
Deir al-Balah Campمُخَيَّم دِير البَلحRefugee CampDayr al-Balah...6,4386,9857,523
Ghazzah [Gaza]غزةUrban LocalityGhazzah...449,221590,481629,723
Jabalyah [Jabalia]جبالياUrban LocalityGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah...122,998172,704188,842
Jabalyah Camp [Jabalia Camp]مخيم جبالياRefugee CampGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah...41,93349,46254,084
Juhor ad-Dikجحر الديكRural LocalityGhazzah2,2772,9204,5864,891
Khan Yunisخان يونسUrban LocalityKhan Yunis...142,637205,125222,251
Khan Yunis Campمخيم خانيونسRefugee CampKhan Yunis...37,70541,18244,620
Khuza'aخزاعةRural LocalityKhan Yunis6,7929,14711,38812,339
Madinat Ezahraمدينة الزهراءRural LocalityGhazzah...3,0855,3385,693
RafahرفحUrban LocalityRafah...121,774171,899185,735
Rafah Campمخيم رفحRefugee CampRafah...34,55836,55039,492
Umm an-Naser [Al-Qaraya al-Badawiya]أم النص , القرية البدويةRural LocalityGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah...2,8114,7375,180
Wadi as-Salqaوادي السلقاUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah3,2354,6206,7157,233

Source: Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (web).