About Israel

General info

Israel – founded in 1948, Israel is a state that was created for the Jewish people.It is a small country with an area of 22,072 km2 . the population of Israel is diverse and there are 7.5 million inhabitants in the state of Israel. The main language is Hebrew and the main religion is Judaism.

More about Israel – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Israel

Currency

The currency in Israel is the Shekel. One dollar is about 3.5 shekels. Below is a list of some items and their price in a regular supermarket or store for your understanding of the
g power of the shekel (₪  stands for shekel in Israel and in the table below)

Milk (1 liter) – 5.5   ₪

Rice (1 kilo) – 11 ₪

Granola cereal (400 gr.) – 13 ₪

Coca cola (1.5 liter) – 6 ₪

McDonald’s Meal – 40 ₪

Chicken (1 frozen) – 15 ₪

Mincemeat (res meat 1 kilo) – 35 ₪

Chocolate bar (100 gr.) – 5 ₪

1 liter of gasoline – 7 ₪

Orange (1 kilo) – 4 ₪

Potatoes (1 kilo) – 3 ₪

Tomatoes (1 kilo) – 5 ₪

Avocado (1 kilo) – 7 ₪

Cream cheese (400 gr.) – 15 ₪

Yogurt (1 liter) – 13 ₪

 * “kilo” in Hebrew is Kg.

Milk (1 liter) – 5.5 shekels