Lebanon recorded a government debt equivalent to 151 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018. Government Debt to GDP in Lebanon averaged 152.96 percent from 2000 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 183 percent in 2006 and a record low of 131 percent in 2012.

Government Debt to GDP in Lebanon is expected to be 158.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Lebanon Government Debt to GDP is projected to trend around 164.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Lebanon Government Debt to GDP

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
151.00 149.00 183.00 131.00 2000 - 2018 percent Yearly

Lebanon Government Debt to GDP
Generally, Government debt as a percent of GDP is used by investors to measure a country ability to make future payments on its debt, thus affecting the country borrowing costs and government bond yields.

Lebanon Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 151.00 149.00 183.00 131.00 percent [+]
Government Budget -11.00 -8.60 -5.92 -11.00 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -631831.00 -738740.00 829967.00 -1662466.00 LBP Million [+]
Government Spending 13792.71 8960.03 13792.71 1671.52 LBP Billion [+]
Government Revenues 1253225.00 1123946.00 2658114.00 174236.00 LBP Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 1885056.00 1862686.00 2797788.00 239680.00 LBP Million [+]
Military Expenditure 2606.00 2441.00 2686.00 265.00 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 16.00 [+]
Government Debt 118698.00 117730.00 118698.00 4974.10 LBP Billion [+]