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Human Development Data for the Arab States

Lebanon




Demography 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Population, female (thousands) 1412.7 1518 1914.6 2072.3 2095.4 2114.8 2131.6 2147.4 2163.5 2180
Population, male (thousands) 1381.9 1430.4 1827.7 1980.2 2002.1 2020.1 2035.3 2049.6 2064.1 2079.4
Population, total both sexes (thousands) 2794.6 2948.4 3742.3 4052.4 4097.5 4134.9 4166.9 4197 4227.6 4259.4
Population, urban (% of population) 73.7 83.1 86 86.6 86.7 86.9 87 87.1 87.2 87.4
Economy 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Arms imports (constant 1990 US$) (thousands) 41000 .. 4000 1000 3000 5000 1000 40000 60000 ..
Food imports (% of merchandise imports) .. .. 18.9 15.4 15.2 16.4 14.4 15.3 16.3 ..
GDP (constant 2000 US$) (thousands) .. 9040000 17300000 20800000 20900000 22500000 24600000 26700000 28500000 ..
GDP growth (annual %) .. 26.5 1.3 1 0.6 7.5 9.3 8.5 7 ..
GDP per capita growth (annual %) .. 24.6 -0.1 -0.4 -0.5 6.5 8.4 7.7 6.2 ..
General government final consumption expenditure (% of GDP) .. 24.6 17.3 15.1 15.1 14.6 14.7 14 12.1 ..
Imports of goods and services (% of GDP) .. 99.9 35.9 42.6 42.1 48.2 53.5 47.8 43.8 ..
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %) .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 1.2 4 ..
Military expenditure (% of central government expenditure) .. .. 17.7 16.7 14.4 14.7 13.1 14 .. ..
Net ODA received (% of GNI) .. 7.3 1.1 1.1 3.1 3.7 3.6 1.9 .. ..
Net ODA received per capita (current US$) 84.8 85.5 53.2 59.7 172 231 260 153 .. ..
Total debt service (% of exports of goods, services and income) .. .. .. 23.8 26.2 23.7 17.6 19.9 19.1 ..
Total debt service (% of GNI) .. 2.9 8.5 16.8 20 18.3 14.8 13.6 10.9 ..
Education 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Adult literacy rate, both sexes (% aged 15 and above) .. .. .. .. .. 89.6 .. .. .. ..
Combined gross enrolment in education (both sexes) (%) 42.7 .. .. .. 77.8 79.1 79.7 80.8 .. ..
Expected Years of Schooling (of children) (years) 10.9 10.3 12.7 13.1 13.2 13.4 13.5 13.8 13.8 13.8
Internet users .. 0 298000 411000 615000 775000 939000 994000 1310000 ..
Internet users (per 100 people) .. 0 8 10.1 15 18.7 22.5 23.7 31 ..
Literacy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above) .. .. .. .. .. 89.6 .. .. .. ..
Mean years of schooling (of adults over 25) (years) .. .. .. 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9
Public expenditure on education (% of GDP) .. .. 1.9 2.6 2.7 2.6 2 1.8 .. ..
Public spending on education, total (% of government expenditure) 13.2 .. 9.2 11 9.8 9.6 8.1 7.2 .. ..
School enrollment, primary (% gross) 108 97.1 .. .. 99.4 99.8 99.8 102 105 ..
School enrollment, secondary (% gross) 57.8 61 .. .. 83.6 83.2 82.7 83.6 81.4 ..
School enrollment, secondary (% net) .. .. .. .. 75.1 75.2 75.6 76.5 74.7 ..
School enrollment, tertiary (% gross) 30 .. .. .. 45.7 49.5 52.3 53.3 54 ..
Total enrollment, primary (% net) .. .. .. .. 87.1 88.3 89.3 91.1 .. ..
Gender 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Adolescent fertility rate (births per 1,000 women ages 15-19) .. .. 24.7 17.6 16.9 16.2 16 15.9 .. ..
GII: Gender Inequality Index, value .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 0.4
Labor participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) 15.1 19.8 20 21.2 21.6 22 21.8 22.3 .. ..
Shares in parliament (female-male ratio) .. .. 0 0 .. .. 0 0 .. 0
Health 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Births attended by skilled health staff (% of total) .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ..
Expenditure on health, public (% of GDP) (%) .. .. .. 3.7 4 3.9 .. 3.9 .. ..
Health expenditure per capita, PPP (constant 2005 international $) .. .. 794 800 842 904 1010 1050 .. ..
Health expenditure, public (% of GDP) .. .. 3.3 3.7 4 3.9 4.1 4 .. ..
Hospital beds (per 1,000 people) .. 1.7 2.9 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.5 3.5 .. ..
Immunization, DPT (% of children ages 12-23 months) .. 82 83 74 74 74 74 74 74 ..
Immunization, measles (% of children ages 12-23 months) .. 61 71 53 53 53 53 53 53 ..
Life expectancy at birth, total (years) 66.6 68.7 70.6 71.5 71.7 71.9 72 72.2 .. ..
Maternal mortality ratio (deaths of women per100,000 live births) .. 52 36 29 .. .. 26 .. .. ..
Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) 181 150 120 111 109 107 105 103 .. ..
Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) 241 210 172 162 159 157 155 153 .. ..
Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) 38 31.2 24.5 21.4 21 20.7 19.9 19.4 18.8 ..
Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000) 47.9 38.3 29.3 25.4 24.8 24.4 23.5 22.8 22.1 ..
Physicians (per 1,000 people) 1.7 1.6 3 2.4 3.3 3.3 3.4 3.5 .. ..
Under-five mortality rate (per 1,000 live births) 46 40 24 17 .. 14 13 12 .. ..
Human Development 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Education index (expected and mean years of schooling) .. .. .. 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7
Health index (life expectancy) 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8
Human Development Index (HDI) .. .. .. 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7
Income index (GNI per capita) .. 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7
Income 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Adjusted net savings (% of GNI) .. .. .. -4.5 2.6 7.1 0.5 2.7 .. ..
Agriculture, value added (% of GDP) .. .. 7.1 6.3 7.2 7.1 6.9 5.9 6.4 ..
GNI per capita, PPP (current international $) .. 5050 7790 9510 9940 11100 12200 13100 14100 ..
Inequality 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Inequality-adjusted education index .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 0.5
Inequality-adjusted HDI .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 0.6
Inequality-adjusted income index .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 0.5
Inequality-adjusted life expectancy index .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 0.7
Loss due to inequality in education (%) .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 24.1
Loss due to inequality in income (%) .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 30
Loss due to inequality in life expectancy (%) .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 14.5 13.5
Poverty 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Prevalence of undernourishment (% of population) .. .. 5 .. .. .. 5 .. .. ..
Sustainability 1980 1990 2000 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Annual freshwater withdrawals, agriculture (% of total freshwater withdrawal) .. .. 64.2 59.5 59.5 59.5 59.5 59.5 .. ..
Annual freshwater withdrawals, domestic (% of total freshwater withdrawal) .. .. 30.3 29 29 29 29 29 .. ..
Annual freshwater withdrawals, industry (% of total freshwater withdrawal) .. .. 5.5 11.5 11.5 11.5 11.5 11.5 .. ..
Annual freshwater withdrawals, total (% of internal resources) .. .. 29.9 26.3 27.2 28.1 28.1 28.1 .. ..
Carbon Dioxide Emissions per capita (tonnes) .. 11.2 14.9 16 13.9 3.6 4.1 .. .. ..
Carbon dioxide per capita emission (growth 1970-2008) (%) .. .. .. .. .. .. 2.5 .. .. ..
CO2 emissions (metric tons per capita) 2.2 3.1 4.1 4.3 3.7 3.8 4.1 .. .. ..
Renewable internal freshwater resources per capita (cubic meters) .. .. .. .. .. 1160 1150 1140 .. ..


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