Israel’s Muslim Population is in Decline

Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. He is completing a book on the international challenges America faces in the 21st century.


Muslim population growth has dropped from 3.8 percent in 2000 to 2.5 percent and the average Muslim birth rate fell from 4.7 children per woman in 2000 to 3.5 children per woman.