Lebanon Visitor Arrivals

1996 - 2018 | Yearly | Person | CEIC Data

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Lebanon's Visitor Arrivals recorded 4,756,735 person in Dec 2018, compared with 4,338,037 person in the previous year. Lebanon's Visitor Arrivals data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1996 to Dec 2018. The data reached an all-time high of 6,346,003 person in Dec 2010 and a record low of 787,740 person in Dec 1998. CEIC calculates annual Tourist Arrivals from monthly Tourist Arrivals. Tourist Arrivals are calculated by subtracting Overseas Lebanese Visitors from Total Visitors. The Cetnral Administration of Statistics provides Total Visitors and Overseas Lebanese Visitors.

What was Lebanon's Visitor Arrivals in 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

4,756,735

Person 2018 yearly 1996 - 2018

4,338,037

Person 2017 yearly 1996 - 2018

787,740

1998

6,346,003

2010

Person

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 29 Mar 2019

Visitor Arrivals by Country Comparison

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All Countries/Regions
Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person)

203,108

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2020

Algeria (Person)

493,533

2016

yearly

2003 - 2016

Argentina (Person)

1,483,989

Dec 2015

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2015

Armenia (Person)

1,894,377

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Australia (Person)

3,440

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - May 2020

Austria (Person)

12,900

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1974 - Apr 2020

Azerbaijan (Person)

2,633,000

2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Bahrain (Person)

12,045,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Bangladesh (Person)

267,707

2018

yearly

1981 - 2018

Belarus (Person)

11,501,600

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Belgium (Person)

9,343,324

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Bolivia (Person)

1,142,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person)

6,835

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jun 2020

Botswana (Person)

1,623,000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Brazil (Person)

6,353,142

2019

yearly

1989 - 2019

Brunei (Person)

278,000

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Bulgaria (Person)

120,382

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2020

Cambodia (Person)

472,952

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2019

Canada (Person)

28,044

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1972 - May 2020

Chile (Person)

194,970

Jun 2017

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jun 2017

China (Person)

4,096,200

Feb 2016

monthly

Jan 2000 - Feb 2016

Colombia (Person)

211,295

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2020

Croatia (Person)

31,548

May 2020

monthly

Nov 1999 - May 2020

Cyprus (Person)

55,342

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2020

Czech Republic (Person)

10,611,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Denmark (Person)

12,749,000

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Ecuador (Person)

1,940,992

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Egypt (Person)

11,345,760

2018

yearly

1982 - 2018

Estonia (Person)

2,253,429

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

European Union (Person)

405,236,006

2019

yearly

2008 - 2019

Finland (Person)

19,071

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

France (Person)

86,860,591

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Georgia (Person)

4,757,000

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Germany (Person)

2,429,367

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Feb 2020

Greece (Person)

56,000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (Person)

14,495

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2020

Hungary (Person)

2,831,000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Iceland (Person)

2,343,800

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

India (Person)

328,462

Mar 2020

monthly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2020

Indonesia (Person)

160,282

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Jun 2020

Iran (Person)

7,295,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Ireland (Person)

10,926,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Israel (Person)

6,000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Italy (Person)

64,825,156

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Ivory Coast (Person)

1,965,000

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Japan (Person)

2,600

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1962 - Jun 2020

Jordan (Person)

2,405,000

2017

yearly

2002 - 2017

Kazakhstan (Person)

8,789,000

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Kenya (Person)

1,862,500

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

South Korea (Person)

30,067

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - May 2020

Kosovo (Person)

20,532

Dec 2017

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Kuwait (Person)

12,316

Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 1997 - Dec 2017

Kyrgyzstan (Person)

3,309,400

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Laos (Person)

4,186,432

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Latvia (Person)

255,120

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Lebanon (Person)

4,756,735

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Lithuania (Person)

2,825,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Luxembourg (Person)

1,018,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Macau SAR, China (Person)

9,115

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

North Macedonia (Person)

183

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2020

Malawi (Person)

871,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Malaysia (Person)

671,084

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2020

Malta (Person)

75,157

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2020

Mauritius (Person)

9

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2020

Mexico (Person)

890,642

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2020

Moldova (Person)

17,661

2018

yearly

1992 - 2018

Mongolia (Person)

577,300

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Montenegro (Person)

6,971

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2020

Morocco (Person)

574,847

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2019

Myanmar (Person)

4,364,101

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Nepal (Person)

100

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2020

Netherlands (Person)

146,000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2012 - May 2020

New Zealand (Person)

2,176

May 2020

monthly

Apr 1978 - May 2020

Nigeria (Person)

5,265,000

2016

yearly

1995 - 2016

Norway (Person)

5,688,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Oman (Person)

2,301,000

2018

yearly

2005 - 2018

Panama (Person)

134,964

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Feb 2020

Paraguay (Person)

137,960

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2018

Peru (Person)

0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2020

Philippines (Person)

763,057

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1988 - Dec 2019

Poland (Person)

21,158,200

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Portugal (Person)

16,186,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Qatar (Person)

1,819,300

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Romania (Person)

196,105

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Russia (Person)

24,419,000

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Saudi Arabia (Person)

2,073,000

Sep 2015

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2015

Serbia (Person)

24,441

Jun 2020

monthly

Feb 2005 - Jun 2020

Singapore (Person)

4,298

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 2014 - Jun 2020

Slovakia (Person)

387,834

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Slovenia (Person)

88,754

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2020

South Africa (Person)

10,472,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Spain (Person)

204,926

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

Sri Lanka (Person)

0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Jul 2020

Sudan (Person)

836,193

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Sweden (Person)

7,440,000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Switzerland (Person)

124,751

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2020

Syria (Person)

5,070,000

2011

yearly

1995 - 2011

Taiwan (Person)

7,491

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2020

Tajikistan (Person)

1,035,000

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Thailand (Person)

0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2020

Tunisia (Person)

197,737

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Mar 2020

Turkey (Person)

210,903

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

Ukraine (Person)

14,229,642

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

United Kingdom (Person)

38,919,929

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

United States (Person)

272,506

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2020

Uruguay (Person)

2,706,803

2019

yearly

1988 - 2019

Venezuela (Person)

427,000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Vietnam (Person)

13,940

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2020

Yemen (Person)

131,101

Dec 2015

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2015

Lebanon Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

54,961.3

2018

yearly

1997 - 2018

Real GDP Growth (%)

-1.9

2018

yearly

2005 - 2018

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

3.426

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

GDP per Capita (USD)

8,012.539

2018

yearly

1997 - 2018

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 (%)

18.4

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

11,040.321

2018

yearly

1997 - 2018

Gross National Product (USD mn)

53,147.042

2019

yearly

1989 - 2019

Gross Savings Rate (%)

-5.9

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

19,882.362

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

12,830.131

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

-12.019

2020

yearly

1980 - 2020

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

68.155

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

GDP: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (GFCF) (LBP bn)

16,643.285

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GCF: Acquisition Less Disposal of Valuables (LBP bn)

583.880

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Net Exports (LBP bn)

-22,130.692

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Export of Goods and Services (LBP bn)

17,169.198

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Import of Goods and Services (LBP bn)

39,299.890

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) (LBP bn)

82,854.123

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure (LBP bn)

87,757.650

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure: Households (LBP bn)

75,068.059

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure: Government (LBP bn)

12,689.591

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (LBP bn)

17,227.165

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GCF: Acquisition Less Disposal of Valuables (LBP bn)

177.011

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Net Exports (LBP bn)

-24,546.665

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Export of Goods and Services (LBP bn)

18,325.959

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Import of Goods and Services (LBP bn)

44,348.665

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Final Consumption Expenditure (LBP bn)

72,054.103

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Final Consumption Expenditure: Households (LBP bn)

59,149.066

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Final Consumption Expenditure: Government (LBP bn)

13,792.707

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (LBP bn)

16,974.969

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (GFCF) (LBP bn)

16,173.867

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Information and Communication (LBP bn)

1,716.854

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Real Estate (LBP bn)

12,609.126

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Beverages and Tobacco Manufacturing (LBP bn)

768.550

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Metal Products, Machinery and Equipment (LBP bn)

1,450.325

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Construction (LBP bn)

3,146.824

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Wood, Paper Manufacturing and Printing (LBP bn)

491.519

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Electricity (LBP bn)

1,163.037

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Chemicals, Rubber and Plastics Manufacturing (LBP bn)

727.092

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Financial Services (LBP bn)

7,034.525

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Hotels and Restaurants (LBP bn)

2,539.135

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Manufacturing of Food Products (LBP bn)

1,627.774

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Water Supply and Waste Management (LBP bn)

825.490

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Wholesale and Retail Trade (LBP bn)

9,715.856

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (LBP bn)

942.484

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Textile and Leather Manufacturing (LBP bn)

307.470

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Other Manufacturing (LBP bn)

391.069

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Non Metallic Mineral Manufacturing (LBP bn)

550.686

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Transport (LBP bn)

2,400.814

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Health and Social Care (LBP bn)

3,044.867

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Education (LBP bn)

6,131.075

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Taxes on Products (LBP bn)

7,446.748

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Public Administration (LBP bn)

9,413.272

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Professional Services (LBP bn)

3,376.371

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Administrative Services (LBP bn)

2,179.697

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Personal and Community Services (LBP bn)

2,419.502

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Less Subsidies on Products (LBP bn)

-2,593.937

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: Gross Value Added (GVA) (LBP bn)

78,001.312

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Agriculture and Forestry (LBP bn)

1,673.219

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Livestock, Livestock Products and Fishing (LBP bn)

1,007.858

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: GVA: Mining and Quarrying (LBP bn)

346.822

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Financial Services (LBP bn)

5,791.877

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Hotels and Restaurants (LBP bn)

1,567.816

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Wood, Paper Manufacturing and Printing (LBP bn)

326.474

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Wholesale and Retail Trade (LBP bn)

7,912.385

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (LBP bn)

694.044

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Beverages and Tobacco Manufacturing (LBP bn)

594.357

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Other Manufacturing (LBP bn)

297.900

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Non Metallic Mineral Manufacturing (LBP bn)

406.804

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Water Supply and Waste Management (LBP bn)

667.846

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Chemicals, Rubber and Plastics Manufacturing (LBP bn)

381.557

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Transport (LBP bn)

2,015.102

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Metal Products, Machinery and Equipment (LBP bn)

1,038.283

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Textile and Leather Manufacturing (LBP bn)

113.258

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Manufacturing of Food Products (LBP bn)

776.580

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Electricity (LBP bn)

739.441

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Construction (LBP bn)

2,122.542

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): Chain Linked (CL): 2010p (LBP bn)

64,161.721

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Education (LBP bn)

3,917.697

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Livestock, Livestock Products and Fishing (LBP bn)

1,149.751

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Personal and Community Services (LBP bn)

1,953.674

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Information and Communication (LBP bn)

1,787.955

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Public Administration (LBP bn)

6,376.462

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Health and Social Care (LBP bn)

2,140.892

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Gross Value Added (GVA) (LBP bn)

56,975.436

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Administrative Services (LBP bn)

1,149.432

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Less Subsidies on Products (LBP bn)

-2,398.925

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: Taxes on Products (LBP bn)

9,717.942

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Real Estate (LBP bn)

8,509.610

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Agriculture and Forestry (LBP bn)

1,663.590

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Professional Services (LBP bn)

2,593.953

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

GDP: CL: 2010p: GVA: Mining and Quarrying (LBP bn)

234.250

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

10.6

2010

yearly

1998 - 2010

Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

3,000.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Energy Supply: Electricity: Production (kWh mn)

933.168

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2019

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

267.733

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Apr 2020

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

570.196

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

15.4

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

National Government Debt (USD mn)

92,873.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Apr 2020

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

154.9

2018

yearly

1998 - 2018

Forecast: Government Expenditure (LBP bn)

40,086.052

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (LBP bn)

203,797.590

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (LBP bn)

23,227.732

2024

yearly

1990 - 2024

Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue (LBP mn)

783,759.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2020

Govt Transactions: Budget Deficit or Surplus (LBP mn)

-740,753.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2020

Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue: Tax (LBP mn)

608,543.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2020

Govt Transactions: Budget: Revenue: Tax: Value Added Tax (LBP mn)

76,209.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Feb 2002 - Mar 2020

Govt Transactions: Budget: Expenditure (LBP mn)

1,524,512.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2020

Government Expenditure: ytd: Capital (LBP bn)

258.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Sep 2003 - Apr 2020

Government Expenditure: ytd: Current (LBP bn)

6,642.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Sep 2003 - Apr 2020

Public Debt: Outstanding: Net (LBP bn)

126,180.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Apr 2020

Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Foreign (LBP bn)

51,880.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Apr 2020

Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross (LBP bn)

140,006.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Apr 2020

Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic (LBP bn)

88,126.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Apr 2020

Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic: Long Term Bonds (LBP bn)

86,538.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Mar 2020

Public Debt: Outstanding: Gross: Domestic: Short Term Treasury Bills (LBP bn)

1,120.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Jan 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

6.8

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

47.0

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Unemployment Rate (%)

11.35

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

5.690

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

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 (%)

89.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2008 - Jun 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

150.292

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 2008 - Apr 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

17.002

2020

yearly

1980 - 2020

CPI: HE: Water, Electricity, Gas and Other Fuels (Dec2013=100)

92.213

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2007 - Jun 2020

CPI: Health (Dec2013=100)

106.856

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2007 - Jun 2020

CPI: Education (Dec2013=100)

124.496

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2007 - Jun 2020

CPI: Restaurants and Hotels (Dec2013=100)

509.117

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2007 - Jun 2020

Consumer Price Index (CPI) (Dec2013=100)

206.830

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2007 - Jun 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages (Dec2013=100)

380.189

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2007 - Jun 2020

CPI: Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco (Dec2013=100)

435.009

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2007 - Jun 2020

CPI: HE: Actual Rent (Dec2013=100)

142.874

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2013 - Jun 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-423.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

250.7

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-21.3

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

20,413.169

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

59,221.815

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

2,381.145

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Imports (USD mn)

673.7

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-72.6

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

5.608

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

882,678.777

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

309,138.803

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

4.312

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

25.266

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - May 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

47.216

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - May 2020

Trade Balance: LBP (LBP bn)

-865.898

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2020

Exports: LBP (LBP bn)

257.138

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2020

Imports: LBP (LBP bn)

1,123.037

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2020

Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Pearls, Precious Stones and Metals (LBP mn)

86,519.982

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2020

Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Base Metals and Articles of Base Metal (LBP mn)

24,257.461

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Machinery and Electrical Instruments (LBP mn)

43,998.854

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Prepared Foodstuffs, Beverages and Tobacco (LBP mn)

39,824.286

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Exports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Products of Chemical and Allied Industries (LBP mn)

35,624.865

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Exports: MENA: Iraq (USD mn)

30.925

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Exports: MENA: Saudi Arabia (USD mn)

60.867

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Exports: MENA: Syria (USD mn)

75.521

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Exports: MENA: United Arab Emirates (USD mn)

137.022

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 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)

62,508.724

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Vehicles, Aircraft, Vessels, Transport Equipment (LBP mn)

42,310.502

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Prepared Foodstuffs, Beverages and Tobacco (LBP mn)

93,755.013

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Mineral Products (LBP mn)

216,553.087

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Imports: HS: 1-Digit: LBP: Products of Chemical and Allied Industries (LBP mn)

195,555.122

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Imports: MENA: Turkey (USD mn)

233.049

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Imports: Europe: France (USD mn)

115.747

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Imports: Europe: Germany (USD mn)

152.874

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Imports: Europe: Italy (USD mn)

240.764

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 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
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-1,058.6

Sep 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2019

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-24.315

2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

287.8

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

4.8

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

261.640

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

0.170

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2019

Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

-38.7

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-7.307

2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

261.810

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2019

External Debt (USD mn)

33,367.0

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

60.8

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-16.889

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn)

-816.250

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn)

-371.520

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (USD mn)

168.270

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Income (USD mn)

-15.080

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Goods (USD mn)

-847.730

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn)

-2,627.800

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Services (USD mn)

-112.220

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (USD mn)

113.320

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn)

704.020

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn)

484.840

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn)

1,766.090

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (USD mn)

-183.350

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Liabilities (USD mn)

-805.680

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Assets (USD mn)

445.790

Sep 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2019

BoP: Current Account: Goods: Debit (USD mn)

-1,256.680

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Current Account: Goods: Credit (USD mn)

408.950

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn)

-50.910

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account (USD mn)

1,128.000

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn)

142.550

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Capital Account (USD mn)

91.640

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

420.560

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment: Abroad (USD mn)

38.690

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Direct Investment (USD mn)

326.500

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn)

152.720

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn)

267.830

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment (USD mn)

-445.450

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn)

915.870

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn)

-1,361.330

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Financial Account: Financial: Reserve Assets (USD mn)

826.390

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

BoP: Trade Balance (USD mn)

-1,222.100

Jun 2017

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2017

BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn)

-357.930

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

16,470.249

May 2020

monthly

Apr 1964 - May 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

38,783.881

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1979 - May 2020

M2 Growth (%)

-21.217

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1980 - May 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

25.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

50,739.0

Jul 2019

monthly

Jun 1990 - Jul 2019

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

72.989

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

44.8

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jan 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

15,852.652

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 1950 - Apr 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

3.797

Dec 2017

quarterly

Dec 1972 - Dec 2017

Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

10.3

2018

yearly

2011 - 2018

Total Deposits (USD mn)

169,139.171

Jan 2018

monthly

Dec 1971 - Jan 2018

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)

65,409.713

Sep 2019

monthly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2019

Total Loans Growth (%)

-6.361

Sep 2019

monthly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2019

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

101.94

2017

yearly

1988 - 2017

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

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2020

Utilized Credits: Financial Sector (LBP mn)

98,605,143.000

Sep 2019

monthly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2019

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

9.290

Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 1972 - Apr 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (LBP/USD)

1,507.500

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

10.00

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 1964 - Jul 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

3.00

Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 1972 - Apr 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

6.00

May 2020

monthly

Mar 2005 - May 2020

Short Term Government Bond Yield (% pa)

6.500

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1988 - Mar 2020

Lending Rate: Weighted Avg: Commercial Banks: LBP: Discount and Loans (% pa)

9.290

Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 1972 - Apr 2020

Deposit Rate: Weighted Avg: Commercial Banks: LBP: Average Rate on Deposits (% pa)

5.060

Apr 2020

monthly

Mar 1972 - Apr 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: BDL: Avg: European Euro (LBP/EUR)

1,642.639

May 2020

monthly

Sep 1985 - May 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

933

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2019

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

4,756,735

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

9.7

2018

yearly

1997 - 2018

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

8,694

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

7.5

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals: America: North: United States of America (Person)

6,455.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Europe: West: France (Person)

8,165.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Special Arab Categories: Foreign Palestinians (Person)

1,799.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Arab: Syria (Person)

122,659.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Arab: Iraq (Person)

6,169.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2019

Visitor Departures (Person)

476,818.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1996 - Nov 2019

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

Visitor Departures: Europe (Person)

47,454.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Dec 2018

Length of Stay: Avg (Night)

2.273

2015

yearly

2000 - 2015

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (Jan1996=100)

70.2

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

17.6

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Market Capitalization: BSE (USD)

6,202,187,341.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2020

Shares Traded: BSE: Volume (Unit)

2,315,343.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2020

Shares Traded: BSE: Value (USD)

29,362,947.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2020

Number of Listed Companies and Investment Funds: BSE (Unit)

10.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2018

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

683.000

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Container Port Throughput (TEU)

1,305,800.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Liner Shipping Connectivity Index (2004=100)

47.170

2018

yearly

2004 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

893,529.000

2018

yearly

1982 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

4,424,185.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

13.026

2018

yearly

1982 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

64.498

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

20,171.382

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

5,750.367

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Exports: Television (USD th)

1,124.145

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

612,937.237

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

253,603.970

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Imports: Television (USD th)

90,227.137

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Shipping Transport: Beirut Port: Cargo: Loaded (Ton)

55,554.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2020

Shipping Transport: Beirut Port: Cargo: Unloaded (Ton)

341,641.000

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2020

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