Lebanon | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1508 Jul/15 1508 4.56 : 2755
Stock Market 688 Index Points Jul/15 687 283 : 1630
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 45.73 USD Billion Dec/14 44.35 2.72 : 45.73
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2 percent Dec/14 1 -56.99 : 83.28
GDP Constant Prices 49991800 LBP Million Dec/13 42583013 8969617 : 49991800
GDP per capita 7315 USD Dec/14 7241 2689 : 7315
GDP per capita PPP 16794 USD Dec/14 16623 7734 : 16794
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.5 percent Dec/13 6.2 6.2 : 9
Population 4.51 Million Dec/14 4.47 1.91 : 4.51
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -3.37 percent Jun/15 -3.26 -3.8 : 11.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 97.22 Index Points Jun/15 98.02 76.71 : 102
Food Inflation -0.33 percent May/15 -0.94 -3.3 : 15.08
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 10 percent May/15 10 10 : 30
Money Supply M0 3548 LBP Billion May/15 3544 2.24 : 3647
Money Supply M1 8383 LBP Billion May/15 8464 1.53 : 8464
Money Supply M2 75768 LBP Billion May/15 75395 8.57 : 75768
Money Supply M3 180966 LBP Billion May/15 180523 10.65 : 180966
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -1192 USD Million May/15 -1209 -2370 : -183
Exports 293 USD Million May/15 235 26.69 : 487
Imports 1486 USD Million May/15 1444 269 : 2799
Current Account 189 USD Million May/15 136 -1189 : 1610
Current Account to GDP -24.94 percent Dec/14 -26.75 -56.7 : 37.31
External Debt 27236 USD Million May/15 27448 315 : 27567
Remittances 517 USD Million Sep/14 327 -249 : 1378
Capital Flows 1203 USD Million Sep/14 -693 -2086 : 5756
Gold Reserves 287 Tonnes Mar/15 287 287 : 287
Foreign Direct Investment 117 USD Million Sep/14 238 4.95 : 872
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget 18.53 percent of GDP Dec/14 6.21 -57.97 : 29.48
Government Debt to GDP 134 percent Dec/14 133 131 : 185
Government Budget Value -590420 LBP Million Mar/15 -584070 -787578 : 560726
Government Spending 7761 LBP Million Dec/13 7744 7744 : 12385857
Credit Rating 31.25 :
Government Revenues 1117588 LBP Million Mar/15 621596 174236 : 2071637
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Competitiveness Index 3.67 Points Dec/15 3.77 3.67 : 3.94
Competitiveness Rank 113 Dec/15 103 89 : 113
Corruption Index 27 Points Dec/14 28 25 : 36
Corruption Rank 136 Dec/14 127 63 : 136
Ease of Doing Business 104 Dec/14 111 101 : 111
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 53986 LBP Million Dec/13 52889 33934 : 29694304
Gasoline Prices 0.89 USD/Liter Jun/15 0.88 0.35 : 1.23
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 15 percent Dec/15 15 15 : 15
Personal Income Tax Rate 20 percent Dec/14 20 20 : 20
Sales Tax Rate 10 percent Dec/15 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate 23.5 percent Dec/15 23.5 23.5 : 23.5
Social Security Rate For Companies 21.5 percent Dec/15 21.5 21.5 : 21.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 2 percent Dec/15 2 2 : 2




Economic Indicators for Lebanon including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Lebanon economy. 7/29/2015