Lebanon | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1506 Jul/15 1510 4.56 : 2755
Stock Market 700 Index Points Jul/15 701 283 : 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 49991800 8969617 : 49991800
GDP per capita 7241 USD Dec/13 7079 2808 : 7241
GDP per capita PPP 16623 USD Dec/13 16633 7734 : 16633
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 8.89 percent Dec/12 8.89 7.9 : 9
Population 4.47 Million Dec/13 4.42 1.91 : 4.47
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -3.26 percent May/15 -3.74 -3.8 : 11.1
Consumer Price Index CPI 98.02 Index Points May/15 97.83 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 Apr/15 10 10 : 30
Money Supply M0 3544 LBP Billion Apr/15 3488 2.24 : 3647
Money Supply M1 8464 LBP Billion Apr/15 8312 1.53 : 8464
Money Supply M2 75395 LBP Billion Apr/15 74538 8.57 : 75395
Money Supply M3 180523 LBP Billion Apr/15 177973 10.65 : 180523
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -1209 USD Million Apr/15 -1252 -2370 : -183
Exports 235 USD Million Apr/15 257 26.69 : 487
Imports 1444 USD Million Apr/15 1509 269 : 2799
Current Account 136 USD Million Apr/15 -417 -1189 : 1610
Current Account to GDP -16.18 percent Dec/13 -3.87 -25.59 : -3.87
External Debt 27448 USD Million Apr/15 27473 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 146 percent Dec/13 140 134 : 175
Government Budget Value -119404 LBP Million Jan/15 -11411 -787578 : 560726
Government Spending 7761 LBP Million Dec/13 7761 7744 : 12385857
Credit Rating 31.25 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Competitiveness Index 3.67 Points Jun/15 3.77 3.67 : 3.94
Competitiveness Rank 113 Jun/15 103 89 : 113
Corruption Index 27 Points Jun/14 28 25 : 36
Corruption Rank 136 Jun/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 53986 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 Jan/15 15 15 : 15
Personal Income Tax Rate 20 percent Jan/14 20 20 : 20
Sales Tax Rate 10 percent Jan/15 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate 23.5 percent Jan/15 23.5 23.5 : 23.5
Social Security Rate For Companies 21.5 percent Jan/15 21.5 21.5 : 21.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 2 percent Jan/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. 7/6/2015