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Lebanon External and Government Debt

Lebanon National Debt Data

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 172 % 2020
External Debt 39580 USD Million | 39.58 B USD Apr/22
Government Debt 131223 LBP Billion | 86.501 B USD Apr/22


Latest data on Government Debt to GDP (%)

Government Debt to GDP
                     Lebanon - Historical Data (%)

What is Lebanon Government Debt to GDP Ratio?

  • Government Debt to GDP in Lebanon decreased to 172 % in 2020. The maximum level was 183 % and minimum was 131 %
  • Data published Yearly by Ministry of Finance.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
172 2020 10.03.2021
169 2019 29.12.2020
151 2018 04.03.2019
149 2017 18.08.2018
148 2016 21.03.2018
140 2015 31.12.2015
134 2014 31.12.2014
134 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Government Debt to GDP in Lebanon by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Michel Aoun 31.10.2016 - 146.0000 148.0000 148.0000 146.0000 1.37%


Latest data on External Debt (USD Million)

External Debt
                     Lebanon - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is external debt of Lebanon?

  • External Debt in Lebanon increased to 39580 USD Million (39.58 B USD) in April 2022. The maximum debt was 36681 USD Million and minimum was 315 USD Million
  • Data published Monthly by Ministry of Finance.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
39580 Apr/22 17.09.2022
39358 Mar/22 13.08.2022
39113 Feb/22 18.06.2022
38726 Jan/22 14.05.2022
38515 Dec/21 12.03.2022
38139 Oct/21 12.02.2022
37912 Sep/21 29.01.2022
37482 Jul/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (USD Million)

External Debt in Lebanon by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Michel Aoun 31.10.2016 - 29673.6000 30597.7000 30597.7000 29673.6000 3.11%
Elias Hrawi 24.11.1989 - 23.11.1998 327.0000 1343.0000 1343.0000 315.0000 310.70%


Latest data on Government Debt (LBP Billion)

Government Debt
                     Lebanon - Historical Data (LBP Billion)

How much is National Debt of Lebanon?

  • Government Debt in Lebanon remained unchanged at 131223 LBP Billion (86.501 B USD) in April 2022. The maximum volume was 130784 LBP Billion and minimum was 4974 LBP Billion
  • Data published Monthly by Ministry of Finance.

Historical Data (LBP Billion) by years

Data
Period
Date
131223 Apr/22 17.09.2022
131047 Mar/22 13.08.2022
131132 Feb/22 18.06.2022
131714 Jan/22 14.05.2022
132080 Dec/21 12.03.2022
132228 Oct/21 12.02.2022
132148 Sep/21 29.01.2022
130336 Jul/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (LBP Billion)

Government Debt in Lebanon by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Michel Aoun 31.10.2016 - 107131.0000 107131.0000 107131.0000 107131.0000 0.00%

Other budget indicators in Lebanon

Index Updated Actual Previous
Fiscal Expenditure  Oct/21 0.713 B USD 0.792
Government Budget to GDP 2020 -5.8 % -10.5
Military Expenditure 2020 1.036 B USD 2.521

Government Debt to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 31.7 % 29.6
Jordan 2021 89.4 % 85.4
Kyrgyzstan 2021 60.3 % 68.1
Mongolia 2020 66 % 57
Nepal 2020 37.7 % 30.2
Palestine 2021 21.3 % 23.5
Tajikistan 2021 53.67 % 47.77
Cambodia 2021 38.7 % 34.3
China 2020 66.8 % 57.1
Georgia 2021 57.1 % 62.4
India 2020 73.95 % 73.72
Israel 2021 68.8 % 71.7
Pakistan 2021 84 % 88
South Korea 2020 42.6 % 36.4
Taiwan 2019 28.2 % 29.3
Vietnam 2020 46.7 % 43.5
Maldives 2021 66.6 % 86.2
Armenia 2020 62.79 % 49.91
Hong Kong 2016 38.4 % 37
Indonesia 2020 38.5 % 30.5
Japan 2020 266 % 238
Kazakhstan 2021 27.4 % 23.4
Lebanon 2020 172 % 174
Malaysia 2021 63.3 % 62.1
Philippines 2021 60.4 % 54.6
Qatar 2020 71.8 % 65.8
Singapore 2020 131 % 126
Sri Lanka 2020 101 % 86.8
Thailand 2021 59.61 % 50.5
Oman 2019 55.9 % 47.5
Iran 2021 41.5 % 45.4
Laos 2020 55.66 % 53.08
Azerbaijan 2021 18.2 % 20.1
Kuwait 2021 8.7 % 11.7
Saudi Arabia 2020 32.5 % 22.8
Bahrain 2020 128 % 103
United Arab Emirates 2021 38.3 % 36.9
Yemen 2021 63.1 % 84.2
Turkmenistan 2020 30.9 % 32.8
Uzbekistan 2021 38 % 40.4
Iraq 2021 59.3 % 84.2
Syria 2010 30.01 % 31.21
Afghanistan 2020 7.8 % 6.1
Bhutan 2021 135 % 131
Brunei 2021 1.8 % 2.9
Mauritius 2021 89 % 73.4