Lebanon Population

1950 - 2020 | Yearly | Person mn | CEIC Data

Lebanon Population reached 6.8 million people in Dec 2020, compared with the previously reported figure of 6.9 million people in Dec 2019. Lebanon population data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1950 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 6.9 million people in Dec 2018 and a record low of 1.3 million people in Dec 1950. The International Monetary Fund provides Mid-year Population.

In the latest reports, Lebanon Unemployment Rate increased to 11.4 % in Dec 2018. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 45.3 % in Dec 2020.

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Lebanon Population

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
6.8 2020 6.9 2019 1.3 1950 6.9 2018 Person mn yearly 1950 - 2020

Population by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person mn) 2.8 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Algeria (Person mn) 43.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Argentina (Person mn) 45.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Armenia (Person mn) 3.0 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Australia (Person mn) 25.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Austria (Person mn) 8.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Azerbaijan (Person mn) 10.1 2020 yearly 1925 - 2020
Bahrain (Person mn) 1.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bangladesh (Person mn) 167.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Belarus (Person mn) 9.4 2019 yearly 1949 - 2019
Belgium (Person mn) 11.5 2019 yearly 1953 - 2019
Bolivia (Person mn) 11.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn) 3.5 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Botswana (Person mn) 2.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brazil (Person mn) 211.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Brunei (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Bulgaria (Person mn) 7.0 2019 yearly 1900 - 2019
Cambodia (Person mn) 16.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Canada (Person mn) 38.0 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Chile (Person mn) 19.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
China (Person mn) 1,400.0 2019 yearly 1949 - 2019
Colombia (Person mn) 50.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Croatia (Person mn) 4.1 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Cyprus (Person mn) 0.9 2019 yearly 1974 - 2019
Czech Republic (Person mn) 10.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Denmark (Person mn) 5.8 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Ecuador (Person mn) 17.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Egypt (Person mn) 100.6 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Estonia (Person mn) 1.3 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
European Union (Person mn) 447.3 2019 yearly 1959 - 2019
Finland (Person mn) 5.5 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
France (Person mn) 67.3 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Georgia (Person mn) 3.7 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Germany (Person mn) 83.2 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ghana (Person mn) 31.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Greece (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn) 7.5 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Hungary (Person mn) 9.7 2021 yearly 1948 - 2021
Iceland (Person mn) 0.4 2019 yearly 1732 - 2019
India (Person mn) 1,355.0 2021 yearly 1951 - 2021
Indonesia (Person mn) 264.2 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Iran (Person mn) 83.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ireland (Person mn) 5.0 2020 yearly 1900 - 2020
Israel (Person mn) 9.3 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Italy (Person mn) 60.5 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Ivory Coast (Person mn) 26.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Japan (Person mn) 125.7 2020 yearly 1899 - 2020
Jordan (Person mn) 10.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Kazakhstan (Person mn) 18.6 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Kenya (Person mn) 47.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
South Korea (Person mn) 51.8 2020 yearly 1956 - 2020
Kosovo (Person mn) 1.8 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Kuwait (Person mn) 4.6 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (Person mn) 6.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Laos (Person mn) 7.1 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Latvia (Person mn) 1.9 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Lebanon (Person mn) 6.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Lithuania (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Luxembourg (Person mn) 0.6 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Macau SAR, China (Person mn) 0.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
North Macedonia (Person mn) 2.1 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Malawi (Person mn) 19.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Malaysia (Person mn) 32.5 2019 yearly 1947 - 2019
Malta (Person mn) 0.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mauritius (Person mn) 1.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Mexico (Person mn) 127.2 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Moldova (Person mn) 3.5 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018
Mongolia (Person mn) 3.3 2019 yearly 1935 - 2019
Montenegro (Person mn) 0.6 2019 yearly 1921 - 2019
Morocco (Person mn) 35.2 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Mozambique (Person mn) 28.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Myanmar (Person mn) 54.4 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nepal (Person mn) 29.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Netherlands (Person mn) 17.3 2018 yearly 1899 - 2018
New Zealand (Person mn) 5.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Nigeria (Person mn) 206.1 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Norway (Person mn) 5.4 2019 yearly 1845 - 2019
Oman (Person mn) 4.6 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Pakistan (Person mn) 211.2 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (Person mn) 5.2 2021 yearly 1950 - 2021
Panama (Person mn) 4.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Paraguay (Person mn) 7.3 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Peru (Person mn) 32.8 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Philippines (Person mn) 109.6 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Poland (Person mn) 38.3 2020 yearly 1946 - 2020
Portugal (Person mn) 10.3 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Qatar (Person mn) 2.8 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Romania (Person mn) 19.3 2019 yearly 1930 - 2019
Russia (Person mn) 146.2 2020 yearly 1949 - 2020
Saudi Arabia (Person mn) 34.2 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Serbia (Person mn) 6.9 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Singapore (Person mn) 5.7 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Slovakia (Person mn) 5.5 2019 yearly 1945 - 2019
Slovenia (Person mn) 2.1 2019 yearly 1920 - 2019
South Africa (Person mn) 59.6 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Spain (Person mn) 47.4 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019
Sri Lanka (Person mn) 21.9 2020 yearly 1948 - 2020
Sudan (Person mn) 37.3 2014 yearly 1970 - 2014
Sweden (Person mn) 10.4 2020 yearly 1749 - 2020
Switzerland (Person mn) 8.6 2019 yearly 1950 - 2019

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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) 560.152 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 15.5 2019 yearly 1998 - 2019
National Government Debt (USD mn) 94,274.6 Aug 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Aug 2020
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: Revenue (LBP mn) 1,209,186.000 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Jul 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget Deficit or Surplus (LBP mn) -588,829.000 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Aug 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue: Tax (LBP mn) 1,049,566.000 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Jul 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue: Tax: Value Added Tax (LBP mn) 149,938.000 Jul 2020 monthly Feb 2002 - Jul 2020
Govt Transactions: Budget: Expenditure (LBP mn) 903,189.000 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Jul 2020
Government Expenditure: ytd: Capital (LBP bn) 365.000 Jul 2020 monthly Sep 2003 - Jul 2020
Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (LBP bn) 9,839.000 Jul 2020 monthly Sep 2003 - Jul 2020
Public Debt: Outstanding: Net (LBP bn) 128,784.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2020
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Foreign (LBP bn) 52,781.000 Jul 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Jul 2020
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross (LBP bn) 141,313.000 Jul 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Jul 2020
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic (LBP bn) 89,954.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2020
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic: Long Term Bonds (LBP bn) 88,328.000 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1993 - Nov 2020
Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic: Short Term Treasury Bills (LBP bn) 1,247.000 Oct 2020 monthly Dec 1993 - Oct 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) -19.418 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Trade Balance (USD mn) -842.4 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 282.8 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -8.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 19,050.140 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 69,316.234 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,139.881 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 954.8 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -21.4 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 923,326.231 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 273,888.458 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 5.701 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 68.994 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Aug 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1.256 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 71.696 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Nov 2020
Trade Balance: LBP (LBP bn) -1,090.833 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Exports: LBP (LBP bn) 426.429 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Imports: LBP (LBP bn) 1,517.262 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Nov 2020
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Pearls, Precious Stones and Metals (LBP mn) 162,735.739 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Base Metals and Articles of Base Metal (LBP mn) 37,954.065 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Machinery and Electrical Instruments (LBP mn) 44,000.415 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Prepared Foodstuffs, Beverages and Tobacco (LBP mn) 43,404.690 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Products of Chemical and Allied Industries (LBP mn) 37,007.433 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Exports: MENA: Iraq (USD mn) 37.322 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Exports: MENA: Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 55.651 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Exports: MENA: Syria (USD mn) 19.522 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Exports: MENA: United Arab Emirates (USD mn) 103.269 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Exports: Europe: Switzerland (USD mn) 24.882 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2018
Exports: Monthly: ow China (USD) 37,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Exports: Monthly: ow United States of America (USD) 5,951,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Machinery and Electrical Instruments (LBP mn) 126,992.672 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Vehicles, Aircraft, Vessels, Transport Equipment (LBP mn) 75,018.608 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Prepared Foodstuffs, Beverages and Tobacco (LBP mn) 92,027.903 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Mineral Products (LBP mn) 346,427.052 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Products of Chemical and Allied Industries (LBP mn) 237,369.045 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Imports: MENA: Turkey (USD mn) 149.805 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Imports: Europe: France (USD mn) 93.534 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Imports: Europe: Germany (USD mn) 140.893 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Imports: Europe: Italy (USD mn) 173.391 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
Imports: Monthly: ow China (USD) 65,944,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Imports: Monthly: ow United States of America (USD) 73,007,000.000 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -20.6 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -242.6 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -20.5 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 278.3 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.8 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -13.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -4.4 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -402.270 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -416.020 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Jun 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 33,645.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2007 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 62.8 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -3.059 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn) 276.830 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) -278.300 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn) -270.480 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (USD mn) 103.130 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods (USD mn) -461.280 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income (USD mn) -58.300 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (USD mn) -161.430 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 1,267.980 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 548.930 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) -1,510.580 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (USD mn) 270.630 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn) 6.360 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account (USD mn) 471.190 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -761.880 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) -12.030 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 339.090 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 141.400 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) 129.370 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -215.710 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment (USD mn) -167.570 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Liabilities (USD mn) -729.780 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment (USD mn) 298.940 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) -246.210 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Debit (USD mn) -800.370 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment: Abroad (USD mn) 20.630 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Assets (USD mn) 1,200.970 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 30.500 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn) 594.310 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Reserve Assets (USD mn) 555.520 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
BoP: Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,222.100 Jun 2017 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2017
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -357.960 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Jun 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 20.3 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2011 - Mar 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 28,142.289 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1964 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 45,972.272 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1979 - Jan 2021
M2 Growth (%) 12.6 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1980 - Jan 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 25.0 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 43,770.9 Sep 2020 monthly Jun 1990 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 96.393 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 36.2 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Oct 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 17,324.169 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1950 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 139,879.138 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2017 - Nov 2020
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 (%) -26.21 Jun 2020 monthly Mar 2003 - Jun 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 101.94 2017 yearly 1988 - 2017
Money Supply: M1 (LBP bn) 28,668.000 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2017 - Jul 2020
Money Supply: M3 (LBP bn) 212,335.00 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 2017 - Jul 2018
Money Supply: M4 (LBP bn) 223,562.00 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 2017 - Jul 2018
Reserve Requirement Ratio: Local Currency: Time Liabilities (%) 15.000 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Mar 2021

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