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National Accounts Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Investment: % of GDP

27.7

2016

27.6

2015

17.8

1990

36.7

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

10,314.85

2015

11,291.11

2014

3,629.19

2000

12,839.14

2013

USD mn

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

23,354.04

2022

22,425.05

2021

4,531.37

1982

23,354.04

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

2.6

2015

1.9

2014

-1.1

2005

10.3

2009

%

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

47,063.10

2016

46,548.70

2015

3,408.01

1989

47,063.10

2016

USD mn

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

14,102.08

2022

13,558.87

2021

1,016.43

1989

14,102.08

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

0.8

2015

2.0

2014

0.8

2015

10.1

2009

%

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

12.6

2015

12.8

2014

11.7

2010

17.6

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP

49,459.3

2015

47,833.4

2014

15,769.8

1997

49,459.3

2015

USD mn

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

42,673.71

2015

42,720.30

2014

13,683.62

1997

42,720.30

2014

USD mn

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

1.1

2015

-2.1

2014

-4.6

2012

4.2

2005

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

3.40

2015

1.30

2014

1.30

2014

21.38

2009

%

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.00

2022

3.00

2021

-42.20

1989

44.48

1984

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

8,452.44

2015

8,536.68

2014

5,099.08

1997

8,970.00

2012

USD

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

86.3

2015

89.3

2014

81.9

2005

89.3

2014

%

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

6,251.18

2015

6,120.23

2014

2,687.04

1997

6,251.18

2015

USD mn

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Production Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Minerals Production

125,000.00

2015

125,000.00

2014

34,000.00

2009

130,000.00

2013

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
National Government Debt

76,459.7

Jun 2017

77,169.5

Mar 2017

28,287.9

Dec 2001

77,169.5

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

171,217.87

2022

158,410.96

2021

37,989.09

2000

171,217.87

2022

LBP bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-8.0

2015

-6.4

2014

-22.6

2000

-5.8

2011

%

yearly

1992 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Government Debt: % of GDP

142.2

2015

139.2

2014

107.0

1998

183.1

2006

%

yearly

1998 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tax Revenue

418.36

Feb 2017

846.36

Jan 2017

90.20

Aug 2006

992.73

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

19,489.14

2022

18,614.23

2021

191.10

1990

19,489.14

2022

LBP bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

32,296.05

2022

29,924.78

2021

778.30

1990

32,296.05

2022

LBP bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Labour Force Participation Rate

47.2

2016

47.0

2015

42.5

1990

47.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

4.87

2022

4.82

2021

2.52

1984

4.87

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Population

6.0

2016

5.9

2015

1.3

1950

6.0

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales

37,800

2016

40,700

2015

16,000

2006

40,700

2015

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

35,600.00

Dec 2016

18,900.00

Jun 2016

15,000.00

Dec 2006

38,700.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

2,200.00

Dec 2016

1,000.00

Jun 2016

1,000.00

Jun 2016

2,500.00

Dec 2011

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-7.1

2016

1.0

2015

-7.1

2016

61.9

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Inflation Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

3.1

Jul 2017

3.5

Jun 2017

-4.7

Sep 2015

11.8

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Dec 2008 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

5.34

May 2017

4.44

Apr 2017

-3.30

Oct 2009

18.16

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2008 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.00

2022

2.00

2021

-3.75

2015

487.20

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Foreign Trade Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Total Exports

217.5

Jul 2017

229.8

Jun 2017

26.7

Jan 1993

487.1

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports Growth

-11.8

Jul 2017

-18.0

Jun 2017

-49.1

Jul 1997

158.0

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Imports Growth

12.0

Jul 2017

-5.2

Jun 2017

-67.8

Aug 2006

288.3

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: Medicament

11,127.75

2016

11,062.07

2015

67.28

1998

15,294.68

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

20,095.42

2016

20,552.35

2015

15,007.59

2000

48,186.92

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

7.19

2022

7.16

2021

-24.59

1997

81.35

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

10,806.44

2016

11,034.64

2015

1,023.98

1997

11,664.73

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

1,620.2

Jul 2017

1,454.0

Jun 2017

268.6

Aug 2006

2,798.8

Feb 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

2.35

2016

2.03

2015

0.41

2008

52.78

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

59.60

2016

67.30

2015

0.47

2006

187.58

2009

USD th

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Balance of Payments Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-16.3

2015

-24.3

2014

-25.6

2003

-5.1

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

297.4

Dec 2016

231.4

Nov 2016

-34.7

Mar 2011

872.5

Dec 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

4.8

2015

6.1

2014

4.8

2015

15.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

-394.4

Dec 2016

-780.5

Nov 2016

-1,912.9

Feb 2012

451.7

Oct 2004

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
External Debt

27,796.0

2016

26,774.0

2015

14,314.0

2002

27,796.0

2016

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

57.80

Dec 2016

2,261.00

Sep 2016

-890.43

Mar 2016

2,261.00

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

54.1

2015

52.9

2014

51.5

2011

90.9

2006

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

54.8

Dec 2016

40.3

Nov 2016

-106.0

Jun 2008

488.0

Jul 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-8.53

2022

-8.47

2021

-14.03

2014

0.99

1982

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Monetary Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Money Supply M2

54,732.21

May 2017

54,792.24

Apr 2017

296.26

Nov 1987

54,955.29

Feb 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1975 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Total Deposits

168,387.46

Jul 2017

167,730.88

Jun 2017

1,625.91

Dec 1971

168,387.46

Jul 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1971 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Domestic Credit

104,162.1

Apr 2017

103,875.4

Mar 2017

619.5

Mar 1965

104,162.1

Apr 2017

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1965 - Apr 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

28.8

Apr 2017

24.5

Mar 2017

2.4

Jul 1993

49.9

Aug 2006

NA

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gold Reserves

11,662.10

May 2017

11,685.50

Apr 2017

80.70

Jan 1957

16,745.50

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

77.72

2015

81.99

2014

51.64

2007

83.53

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M1

6,653.86

May 2017

6,566.83

Apr 2017

126.25

Nov 1987

6,739.04

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1964 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

4.4

Apr 2017

4.2

Mar 2017

-11.8

Sep 1967

299.9

Oct 1987

%

monthly

Mar 1966 - Apr 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
M2 Growth

3.8

Apr/2017

4.2

Mar/2017

-31.7

Mar/2005

259.4

Nov/1988

%

monthly

Dec/1976 - Apr/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

40,722.9

Apr 2017

41,562.5

Mar 2017

513.6

Feb 1991

43,166.7

Feb 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1990 - Apr 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

4.9

2016

4.2

2015

3.8

2011

17.7

2004

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

25.0

Aug 2017

25.0

Jul 2017

25.0

Aug 2017

25.0

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Dec 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Policy Rate

10.00

Jul 2017

10.00

Jun 2017

3.00

Sep 1973

155.00

May 1995

% pa

monthly

Apr 1964 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

0.00

Jul 2017

3.00

Jun 2017

0.00

Jul 2017

275.00

May 1995

% pa

monthly

Mar 1972 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bank Lending Rate

8.48

May 2017

8.33

Apr 2017

6.89

Aug 2015

51.13

Sep 1992

% pa

monthly

Mar 1972 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

1,507.500

Aug 2017

1,507.500

Jul 2017

2.220

Jun 1975

2,527.750

Sep 1992

LBP/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

6.74

Jul 2017

6.74

Jun 2017

5.00

Jan 2017

11.50

Nov 2007

% pa

monthly

Mar 2005 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Energy Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Electricity Production

823

Mar 2016

702

Feb 2016

519

May 2000

1,141

Aug 2010

GWh

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2016

Updated on Aug 2016
Tourism Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals

1,518,000

2015

1,355,000

2014

424,000

1996

2,168,000

2010

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

7,087

2015

6,835

2014

673

1999

8,026

2010

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

12.0

2015

6.4

2014

-23.7

2011

38.3

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

3.7

2015

-2.8

2014

-44.9

1999

411.8

2002

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Financial Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

22.7

2015

23.5

2014

11.0

2004

43.8

2007

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index

95.0

Apr 2017

102.2

Mar 2017

14.3

Sep 2002

579.0

Jun 2008

Jan1996=100

monthly

Jan 1996 - Apr 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

256,815.88

2016

172,122.28

2015

62,690.52

2003

387,530.27

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

9,301.56

2016

8,964.20

2015

3,355.91

1997

13,362.54

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

35.10

2016

41.81

2015

10.57

2004

43.21

2012

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Motor Vehicle Registered

683.00

2015

650.00

2014

511.00

2006

683.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

1,752.31

2016

1,997.27

2015

78.60

2000

5,942.07

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

516,517.11

2014

666,276.37

2013

252,454.39

2000

666,276.37

2013

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Container Port Throughput

1,210,400.00

2014

1,117,300.00

2013

861,931.00

2008

1,210,400.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Exports: ICT Goods

34,394.02

2014

34,042.17

2013

9,396.98

2000

302,656.29

2010

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Imports: Television

73,682.69

2016

78,440.49

2015

33,235.16

1999

117,297.69

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017