Israel Knesset (Assembly) election 2017 Results Dates Opinion Poll Candidates Parties Voting Voter List 2017 Exit Polls, Past Israel election Results, Israel Knesset Elections Results 2017 by party, Israel Cabinet Ministers list, Israel Prime Ministers List, Israel President List, Israel Ministers List 2017

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Israel Knesset (Assembly) election 2017 Results Dates Opinion Poll Candidates Parties Voting Voter List 2017 Exit Polls, Past Israel election Results, Israel Knesset Elections Results 2017 by party, Israel Cabinet Ministers list, Israel Prime Ministers List, Israel President List, Israel Ministers List 2017

Israel Knesset (Assembly) election Dates 2017

Tentative Dates: 07 Nov 2017 

Population (as of May 20, 2015)– 7,821,850

Israel Knesset (Assembly) election Opinion Poll 2017

No polls conducted yet

Israel Knesset (Assembly) election Candidates 2017

No Candidates have been decided yet

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: President Reuven RIVLIN
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Benjamin NETANYAHU
  • Assembly: Israel has a unicameral Knesset with 120 seats.

* The president is largely a ceremonially role.

Description of electoral system:

  • The President is elected by parliament to serve a 7-year term.
  • The Prime Minister is designated by the president to serve a 4-year term.**
  • In the Knesset 120 members are elected through a closed-list proportional representation system to serve 4-year terms.***

** After parliamentary elections, the president will usually select a prime minister that he/she feels has the best possibility of forming a new government.

*** There is a two percent threshold required to gain representation. All candidates run in one, nationwide district.

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