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Palestinian Territories: Gaza Strip

Governorates

The population of the governorates in the Gaza Strip by census years.

NameNativeStatusPopulation
Census
1997-12-10
Population
Census
2007-12-01
Population
Census
2017-12-01
 
Dayr al-Balah [Deir al-Balah]دير البلحGovernorate147,877205,535273,200
Ghazzah [Gaza]غزةGovernorate367,388496,411652,597
Ghazzah ash-Shamaliyah [North Gaza]شمال غزةGovernorate183,373270,246368,978
Khan Yunisخان يونسGovernorate200,704270,979370,638
RafahرفحGovernorate122,865173,372233,878
Qiha' Ghazzah [Gaza Strip]قطاع غزةTerritory1,022,2071,416,5431,899,291

Contents: Localities

The population of all localities and refugee camps in the Gaza Strip by census years.

Name NativeStatusGovernoratePopulation
Census
1997-12-10
Population
Census
2007-12-01
Population
Census
2017-12-01
 
'Abasan al-Jadidaعبسان الجديدةRural LocalityKhan Yunis3,9626,0669,290
'Abasan al-Kabirahعبسان الكبيرةUrban LocalityKhan Yunis13,37818,41326,767
Al-Burayj [Bureij]البريجUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah...9,84815,491
Al-Burayj Camp [Bureij Camp]مخيم البيجRefugee CampDayr al-Balah...24,00728,024
Al-FukhkhariالفخاريUrban LocalityKhan Yunis2,6115,5396,443
Al-MaghaziالمغازيUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah...6,5389,670
Al-Maghazi Campمخيم المغازيRefugee CampDayr al-Balah...16,07418,157
Al-MughraqaالمغراقهRural LocalityGhazzah3,6126,53711,458
Al-MusaddarالمصدرRural LocalityDayr al-Balah1,2771,8732,587
Al-Qararah [Qarara]القرارةUrban LocalityKhan Yunis11,88919,76929,004
An-NaserالنصRural LocalityRafah...6,3088,984
An-Nusayrat [Nuseirat]النصياتUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah...36,66654,851
An-Nusayrat Camp [Nuseirat Camp]مخيم النصياتRefugee CampDayr al-Balah...28,09331,747
Ash-Shati' Campمخيم الشاطىءRefugee CampGhazzah...34,64840,734
Ash-ShokatالشوكةUrban LocalityRafah5,68610,73216,445
Az-ZawaydahالزَوايْدَةUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah10,74816,93923,841
Bani Suhayla [Bani Suheila]بني سهيلاUrban LocalityKhan Yunis23,03131,70341,439
Beit Hanun [Bayt Hanun]بيت حانونUrban LocalityGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah20,79138,04752,237
Beit Lahiya [Bayt Lahiya]بيت لاهياUrban LocalityGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah38,46064,45789,838
Deir al-Balah [Dayr al-Balah]دير البلحUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah...54,43975,132
Deir al-Balah Campمُخَيَّم دِير البَلحRefugee CampDayr al-Balah...6,4386,985
Ghazzah [Gaza]غزةUrban LocalityGhazzah...449,221590,481
Jabalyah [Jabalia]جبالياUrban LocalityGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah...122,998172,704
Jabalyah Camp [Jabalia Camp]مخيم جبالياRefugee CampGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah...41,93349,462
Juhor ad-Dikجحر الديكRural LocalityGhazzah2,2772,9204,586
Khan Yunisخان يونسUrban LocalityKhan Yunis...142,637205,125
Khan Yunis Campمخيم خانيونسRefugee CampKhan Yunis...37,70541,182
Khuza'aخزاعةRural LocalityKhan Yunis6,7929,14711,388
Madinat Ezahraمدينة الزهراءRural LocalityGhazzah...3,0855,338
RafahرفحUrban LocalityRafah...121,774171,899
Rafah Campمخيم رفحRefugee CampRafah...34,55836,550
Umm an-Naser [Al-Qaraya al-Badawiya]أم النص , القرية البدويةRural LocalityGhazzah ash-Shamaliyah...2,8114,737
Wadi as-Salqaوادي السلقاUrban LocalityDayr al-Balah3,2354,6206,715

Source: Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (web).