Lebanon

National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn) 53,595.4 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Real GDP Growth (%) -1.9 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Nominal GDP Growth (%) -2.549 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
GDP per Capita (USD) 7,817.624 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
GDP Deflator Growth (%) 5.5 2018 yearly 2005 - 2018
Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn) 49,796.391 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Private Consumption: % of GDP (%) 90.6 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn) 8,417.639 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Public Consumption: % of GDP (%) 15.3 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Investment: % of GDP (%) 10.0 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn) 11,040.321 2018 yearly 1997 - 2018
Gross National Product (GNP) (USD mn) 51,047.434 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Gross Savings Rate (%) -5.8 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $) 11,564.190 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD) 2,802.140 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%) -25.000 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%) 68.111 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%) 10.6 2010 yearly 1998 - 2010
Minerals Production (Metric Ton) 3,000.000 2019 yearly 2009 - 2019
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -10.9 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -436.127 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 483.334 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.5 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 96,846.4 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 171.0 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LBP bn) 20,816.210 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Forecast: Government Net Debt (LBP bn) 147,617.010 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Forecast: Government Revenue (LBP bn) 11,349.200 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget Deficit or Surplus (LBP mn) 39,604.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue (LBP mn) 1,072,023.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue: Tax: Value Added Tax (LBP mn) 225,983.000 Feb 2021 monthly Feb 2002 - Feb 2021
Govt Transactions: Budget: Expenditure (LBP mn) 1,032,419.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue: Tax (LBP mn) 728,626.000 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (LBP bn) 2,653.000 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 2003 - Feb 2021
Government Expenditure: ytd: Capital (LBP bn) 78.000 Feb 2021 monthly Sep 2003 - Feb 2021
Public Debt: Outstanding: Net (LBP bn) 130,999.000 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Apr 2021
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Foreign (LBP bn) 54,982.000 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2021
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic (LBP bn) 91,817.000 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Apr 2021
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross (LBP bn) 145,996.000 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2021
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic: Short Term Treasury Bills (LBP bn) 1,015.000 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Mar 2021
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic: Long Term Bonds (LBP bn) 90,317.000 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 1993 - Apr 2021
Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn) 6.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Labour Force Participation Rate (%) 45.3 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 11.35 2018 yearly 2004 - 2018
Labour Productivity Growth (%) -8.30 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Forecast: Population (Person mn) 6.825 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Forecast: Employment (Person mn) 0.000 yearly -
Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%) 0.000 yearly -
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit) 23,383 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%) -33.8 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit) 1,297.000 Dec 2019 semiannually Dec 2005 - Dec 2019
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit) 22,086.000 Dec 2019 semiannually Dec 2005 - Dec 2019
Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%) 137.7 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2008 - Aug 2021
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%) 290.398 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2008 - Aug 2021
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%) 88.176 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
CPI: Health (Dec2013=100) 348.988 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Aug 2021
CPI: HE: Actual Rent (Dec2013=100) 155.108 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2013 - Aug 2021
CPI: Education (Dec2013=100) 137.614 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Aug 2021
CPI: Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco (Dec2013=100) 1,958.071 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Aug 2021
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages (Dec2013=100) 1,988.079 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Aug 2021
CPI: HE: Water, Electricity, Gas and Other Fuels (Dec2013=100) 262.186 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Aug 2021
CPI: Restaurants and Hotels (Dec2013=100) 2,666.801 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Aug 2021
Consumer Price Index (CPI) (Dec2013=100) 567.649 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Aug 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) -19.418 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Trade Balance (USD mn) -723.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 282.8 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) 32.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 14,341.692 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 54,705.597 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 4,623.547 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,232.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) 67.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 673,718.479 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 211,467.981 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 5.701 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 81.894 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1.259 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 107.391 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2020
Exports: LBP (LBP bn) 475.149 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Imports: LBP (LBP bn) 2,081.186 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Trade Balance: LBP (LBP bn) -1,606.037 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Products of Chemical and Allied Industries (LBP mn) 68,635.554 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Pearls, Precious Stones and Metals (LBP mn) 114,799.615 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Prepared Foodstuffs, Beverages and Tobacco (LBP mn) 61,522.784 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Machinery and Electrical Instruments (LBP mn) 42,817.323 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Base Metals and Articles of Base Metal (LBP mn) 52,351.509 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Exports: MENA: Syria (USD mn) 27.099 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Exports: Monthly: ow China (USD) 37,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Exports: MENA: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 53.519 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Exports: Europe: Switzerland (USD mn) 24.882 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2018
Exports: Monthly: ow United States of America (USD) 5,951,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Exports: MENA: Iraq (USD mn) 24.801 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Exports: MENA: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 136.344 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Products of Chemical and Allied Industries (LBP mn) 284,983.744 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Machinery and Electrical Instruments (LBP mn) 140,474.059 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Mineral Products (LBP mn) 594,111.689 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Prepared Foodstuffs, Beverages and Tobacco (LBP mn) 117,873.370 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Vehicles, Aircraft, Vessels, Transport Equipment (LBP mn) 119,664.942 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Imports: Europe: France (USD mn) 115.574 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Imports: Monthly: ow United States of America (USD) 73,007,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Imports: Europe: Italy (USD mn) 105.118 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Imports: MENA: Turkey (USD mn) 299.910 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Imports: Europe: Germany (USD mn) 167.667 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Imports: Monthly: ow China (USD) 65,944,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 13.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -133.4 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -21.2 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 273.8 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.8 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 521.350 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -4.4 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -547.910 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 33,676.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 62.8 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.733 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (USD mn) -118.630 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 1,662.160 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 708.390 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Liabilities (USD mn) 763.080 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (USD mn) 465.910 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -31.820 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) 106.990 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment: Abroad (USD mn) -13.240 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Assets (USD mn) 87.960 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 5.160 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) -846.540 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) -415.530 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) -9.700 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,222.100 Jun 2017 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2017
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 491.850 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment (USD mn) -878.370 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) -1,921.420 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income (USD mn) -34.470 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (USD mn) 84.160 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Reserve Assets (USD mn) 942.580 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) -242.490 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 347.090 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Debit (USD mn) -1,144.770 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 486.700 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods (USD mn) -797.680 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) 851.040 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment (USD mn) 294.970 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -727.290 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 522.530 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 145.210 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) 135.500 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 20.3 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2011 - Mar 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 34,274.494 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 1979 - Jul 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 49,586.866 Jul 2021 monthly Dec 1979 - Jul 2021
M2 Growth (%) 24.0 Aug 2021 monthly Dec 1980 - Aug 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 25.0 Apr 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 41,887.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 1990 - Nov 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 96.393 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 27.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 16,211.309 Jun 2021 monthly Dec 1950 - Jun 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 138,735.058 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2017 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 105,909.1 Jan 2018 monthly Mar 1965 - Jan 2018
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 2.2 Jan 2018 monthly Mar 1966 - Jan 2018
Total Loans (USD mn) 46,389.713 Sep 2020 monthly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) -29.08 Sep 2020 monthly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 101.94 2017 yearly 1988 - 2017
Money Supply: M4 (LBP bn) 223,562.00 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 2017 - Jul 2018
Money Supply: M3 (LBP bn) 212,335.00 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 2017 - Jul 2018
Reserve Requirement Ratio: Local Currency: Time Liabilities (%) 15.000 Sep 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Sep 2021
Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%) 12.6 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2011 - Mar 2020
Capital Adequacy Ratio (%) 10.5 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019
Commercial Banks: Consolidated (Con): Assets (LBP bn) 356,244.20 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 2017 - Jul 2018
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa) 7.520 Aug 2021 monthly Mar 1972 - Aug 2021
Exchange Rate against USD (LBP/USD) 1,507.500 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Mar 2021
Policy Rate (% pa) 10.00 Sep 2021 monthly Apr 1964 - Sep 2021
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa) 3.00 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 1972 - Feb 2021
Long Term Interest Rate (% pa) 6.00 Jun 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Jun 2021
Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa) 4.50 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Jan 2021
Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh) 801 Apr 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2020
Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person) 4,460,771 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Visitor Arrivals Growth (%) -6.2 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Tourism Revenue (USD mn) 8,717 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Tourism Revenue Growth (%) 0.3 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Visitor Departures: Europe (Person) 47,454.000 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2018
Visitor Departures: Africa (Person) 7,050.000 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2018
Visitor Departures: America (Person) 21,570.000 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2018
Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (Jan1996=100) 198.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2020
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%) 14.5 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Market Capitalization (USD mn) 9,177.146 May 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - May 2021
Market Capitalization: BSE (USD) 10,036,443,388.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
Shares Traded: BSE: Volume (Unit) 3,142,850.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
Shares Traded: BSE: Value (USD) 52,497,394.000 Sep 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Sep 2021
Number of Listed Companies and Investment Funds: BSE (Unit) 10.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2020
Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Registered Motor Vehicles (Unit th) 683.000 2015 yearly 2005 - 2015
Container Port Throughput (TEU) 1,229,100.000 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100) 47.170 2018 yearly 2004 - 2018
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit) 882,175.000 2019 yearly 1982 - 2019
Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person) 4,237,962.000 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number) 12.868 2019 yearly 1982 - 2019
Teledensity: Mobile (Number) 61.817 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Exports: ICT Goods (USD th) 26,302.188 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th) 4,804.381 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Television (USD th) 1,196.401 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: ICT Goods (USD th) 217,759.863 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th) 108,037.313 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Television (USD th) 33,845.613 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Shipping Transport: Beirut Port: Cargo: Loaded (Ton) 66,730.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - May 2021
Shipping Transport: Beirut Port: Cargo: Unloaded (Ton) 334,032.000 May 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - May 2021

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