Global Property Guide

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Ec. Freedom 5 Years - Israel Compared to Middle East

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Iran 19.42%
UAE 10.96%
Kuwait 4.20%
Saudi Arabia 3.11%
Israel 2.86%
Qatar 2.53%
Morocco 2.21%
Jordan -4.61%
Tunisia -4.93%
Oman -8.50%
Algeria -8.77%
Bahrain -8.95%
Egypt -9.16%
Lebanon -11.39%
 

Israel: Economic freedom index, 5-year change

Increased economic freedom is strongly associated with high GDP growth, and therefore with rises in residential property prices. Changes in a countrys score on the Heritage Foundations freedom index are calculated by the Global Property Guide to produce a 5-point rating:

  • Greatly Improved
  • Improved
  • Nuetral
  • Worse
  • Much Worse


Source: Calculated using figures from The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal


Israel has official house price statistics. The Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) releases quarterly average prices of owner-occupied dwellings by residential area. Statistics on dwelling construction and sales activities are also available. General economics statistics are published by the CBS.