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Statistics on Building Starts in East Jerusalem

Building starts in Jerusalem 2000-2011

YearEntire City (East & West)Jewish NeighborhoodsPalestinian Neighborhoods
20112,205
(100%) 
1,636
(74.2%) 
569
(25.8%) 
20102,083
(100%) 
1,641
(78.7%)
442
(21.2%) 
20092,090
(100%) 
1,832
(87.7%) 
258
(12.3%) 
20081,508
(100%)
1,075
(71.3%)
443
(28.7%)
20072,169
(100%)
1,794
(82.7%)
375
(17.3%)
20061,977
(100%)
1,342
(67.8%)
635
(32.2%)
20052,830
(100%)
2,395
(84.6%)
435
(15.4%)
20041,519
(100%)
1,030
(67.8%)
489
(32.2%)
20031,749
(100%)
1,279
(73.1%)
470
(26.9%)
20021,686
(100%)
1,373
(81.4%)
313
(18.6%)
20011,444
(100%)
839
(58.1%)
605
(41.9%)
20003,162
(100%)
2,832
(89.6%)
330
(10.4%)
Total24,422
(100%)
19,068
(78.1%)
5,354
(21.9%)

 

Building starts in Jewish neighborhoods in East Jerusalem

2004-2010

Neighborhood200620072008200920102011

Givat Hamivtar & Ramot Eshkol (including west), Ma'alot Dafna & Kiryat Ariyeh, Ramat Shlomo

231879193
Jewish quarter
000000
Ramot Alon
641237020
Pisgat Ze'ev
301068303
Har Homa & Givat Hamatos
42946341441624554
Neve Ya'akov
0316020
French Hill & Student dormitories
401000
East Talpiot
0000123138
Gilo
10012360167
Total
524485441585517685

Building starts in Jewish neighborhoods in East Jerusalem

2000-2003

Neighborhood
2000
20012002200320042005

Givat Hamivtar & Ramot Eshkol (including west), Ma'alot Dafna & Kiryat Ariyeh, Ramat Shlomo

1,76653.59041613
Jewish quarter
000000
Ramot Alon
01.511.503960
Pisgat Ze'ev
2338885.54731
Har Homa & Givat Hamatos
10000417108795
Neve Ya'akov
000012
French Hill & Student dormitories
01905972460
East Talpiot
1322001590
Gilo
0000236
Total
2,1121841875274001,367

Building starts in Palestinian neighborhoods in East Jerusalem

2008-2011

Neighborhood2008200920102011
Christian quarter
34000
Armenian quarter
0000
Muslim quarter
1000

Kafr 'Aqeb, 'Atarot, Beit Hanina, Nusseibeh, Shu'afat, Ras Hamis

10070154249
'Issawiya, a-Tur, Sheikh Jarrah, Wadi a-Joz
593297139

Tsur Baher, Umm Tuba, a-Sawahrah al-Gharbiyah, Beit Safafa 

179123165155
Silwan, Abu Tur, Ras al-Amud
60332626
Total
433258442569

Building starts in Palestinian neighborhoods in East Jerusalem

2004-2007

Neighborhood2004200520062007
Christian quarter
0000
Armenian quarter
0000
Muslim quarter
0000

Kafr 'Aqeb, 'Atarot, Beit Hanina, Nusseibeh, Shu'afat, Ras Hamis

210197321162
'Issawiya, a-Tur, Wadi Joz, a-Sawaneh
1081142616

Sheikh Jarrah, Nablus Road, Central Command Street, Bab-a-Zahareh, American Colony

2426184

City of David, Silwan, Har Hamashhit, Ras al-'Amud, Wadi Qadum (Including the Jewish neighborhood of Armon HaNaziv), Abu Tor, Khirbet Beit Sahur

41315511
'Arab a-Sawahreh, Umm Lison, Tsur Baher, Umm Tuba, Beit Safafa, Sharfat, A-Zohur, Karmizan, Jabel Mukhaber
10667215182
Total
489435635375

Building starts in Palestinian neighborhoods in East Jerusalem

2000-2003

Neighborhood
2000
200120022003
Christian quarter
0000
Armenian quarter
0000
Muslim quarter
0000

Kafr 'Aqeb, 'Atarot, Beit Hanina, Nusseibeh, Shu'afat, Ras Hamis

52274496
'Issawiya, a-Tur, Wadi Joz, a-Sawaneh
872190103

Sheikh Jarrah, Nablus Road, Central Command Street, Bab-a-Zahareh, American Colony

23432930

City of David, Silwan, Har Hamashhit, Ras al-'Amud, Wadi Qadum, Abu Tor, Khirbet Beit Sahur, Jabel Mukhaber

58616738
'Arab a-Sawahreh, Umm Lison, Tsur Baher, Umm Tuba, Beit Safafa, Sharfat, A-Zohur, Karmizan, Jabel Mukhaber
110255173203
Total
330605313470

* Source: The Jerusalem Statistical Yearbooks, published jointly by the Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies and the Jerusalem Municipality.