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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.