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Lebanon  

Lebanon, is a country located at Western Asia, it has an area of 10,450 Km2, so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Lebanon, with a population of 6,006,668 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a high population density, con 575 people per km2.

The capital is Beirut and its currency is Lebanese pounds

Lebanon is holding the 81 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 63,373 millions of euros70,312 millions of dollars, ( 142.18% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 10,830€ euros per inhabitant12,016$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Lebanon was on October of 2017 and it was 3.2%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Lebanon, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.763 points in 2015, leaving it in 75th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Lebanon are business, you must know it's in the 133th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Lebanon, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Lebanon Economy
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]201642,946M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201647,537M.$
GDP per capita [+]20167,150€
GDP per capita [+]20167,914$
Debt [+]201563,373
Debt [+]201570,312
Debt (%GDP) [+]2015142.18%
Debt Per Capita [+]201510,830€
Debt Per Capita [+]201512,016$
Deficit [+]2015-3,367
Deficit [+]2015-3,736
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-7.56%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201511,995.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201513,309.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2013890.8
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20131,183.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20138.58%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201410.72%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20152,018.4
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20152,239.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201519.59%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201526.91%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20152,050€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20152,274$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013169€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013224$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014187€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014248$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015345€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2015383$
Moody's Rating [+]08/25/2017B3
S&P Rating [+]11/01/2013B-
Fitch Rating [+]09/01/2017B-
Corruption Index [+]201628
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017105º
Fragile States Index [+]201588.1
Innovation Ranking [+]201670º
Labour
NMW [+]2011330.3 $
NMW [+]2011249.3 €
Markets
Euro / Lebanese pounds [+]12/19/20161,578.9500
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 20173.2%
Money Market
Key rates [+]12/31/200910.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]2018133º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015116.72
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201310.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201520.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20163,550.6 M.€
Exports [+]20163,930.1 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20168.27%
Imports [+]201617,124.0 M.€
Imports [+]201618,954.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201639.87%
Trade balance [+]2016-13,573.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-15,024.4 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-31.61%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016575
Population [+]20166,006,668
Immigrant stock [+]20151,997,776
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20167,616.0
% Immigrant [+]201534.14%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20161,068.6
Emigrant stock [+]2015798,140
% Emigrant [+]201513.64%
HDI [+]20150.763
Global Peace Ranking [+]2017148º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016135º
Birth Rate [+]201515.38‰
Fertility Rate [+]20151.72
Crude death rate [+]20154.59‰
Life expectancy [+]201579.50
Number of homicides [+]2015231
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20153.95
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20153.69