Overview Lebanon

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Beirut Central District
Currency Lebanese pound (LBP)
Fiscal year Calendar
Trade organisations CAEU
GDP $41.484 billion (2012 est.)(nominal)
$63.448 (PPP)
GDP per capita $15,557 (PPP)
$10,746 (nominal)[1](2011 est.)
GDP by sector agriculture (5.1%), industry (19.1%), services (75.8%) (2008 est.)
Inflation (CPI) 4.4% (2012 est.)
Labour force 1.5 million note: in addition, there are as many as 1 million foreign workers (2005 est.)
Unemployment 18.77% (2012 est.)
Main industries bankingtourismfood processingjewelry,cementtextilesmineral and chemicalproducts, wood and furniture products, oil refining and metal fabricating.
Ease of Doing Business Rank 104th[2]
Exports $6.096 billion f.o.b. (2012 est.)
Export goods authentic jewelryinorganic chemicals, miscellaneous consumer goodsfruit,tobaccoconstruction mineralselectric power machinery and switchgeartextilefibers and paper.
Main export partners Syria 25.2%, United Arab Emirates 11.8%,Switzerland 8.2%, Saudi Arabia 5.6% (2007)
Imports $16.58 billion f.o.b. (2008 est.)
Import goods petroleum productscarsmedical productsclothingmeat and live animals,consumer goodspaper, textile fabrics andtobacco.
Main import partners Syria 12.1%, Italy 8.5%, France 8.3%,United States 7%, China 5.9%, Germany5.3%, Saudi Arabia 4.8% (2007)
Public finances
Public debt $61.48 billion (31 December 2011 est.)
Revenues $10.121 billion (2012 est.)
Expenses $15.456 billion (2012 est.)
Economic aid recipient $2.3 billion (2003 est.)
Main data source: CIA World Fact Book
All values, unless otherwise stated, are in US dollars

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