Population of Lebanon

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2019)
Date23 Aug 2021

The current population of Lebanon is 4,846,793 as of May 20, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Lebanon is projected at 6,769,146 or 6.769 million as of July 1, 2021. The total population in Lebanon is projected at 6,825,445 or 6.825 million people for the year 2020. Lebanon ranks number 109th in the world by population in the list of 235 countries/territories. Lebanon is ranked 34th among 51 countries in Asia.

Lebanon's population peaked in 2018 with 6.86 mn people after Lebanon's population decreased year by year. The Lebanon population is projected to reach 6.19 million in 2030 and decrease further to 6.53 million in 2050 and 5.70 million by 2100. Lebanon accounts for 0.086 percent of the world population. Its global share has been declining since 0.089% of 2019 and is projected to decline at 0.052% by 2100.

Lebanon was at 124th position globally in 1950, and its rank is projected to decline at 125th in 2100.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Lebanon population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
20205,489,739-128.395-2.3390.069
20215,353,930-143.225-2.6750.067
20225,219,044-126.546-2.4250.064
20235,097,604-116.334-2.2820.062
20244,988,145-102.584-2.0570.060
20254,897,736-78.234-1.5970.059
20264,824,807-67.623-1.4020.057
20274,763,208-55.576-1.1670.056
20284,714,240-42.36-0.8990.055
20294,678,450-29.22-0.6250.054
20304,654,951-17.778-0.3820.054
20314,641,685-8.755-0.1890.053
20324,637,4320.250.0050.053
20334,642,0979.080.1960.052
20344,654,79116.3080.3500.052
20354,673,48521.0810.4510.052
20364,695,40722.7620.4850.052
20374,718,50923.4420.4970.052
20384,742,16323.8650.5030.052
20394,766,08823.9860.5030.052
20404,790,04923.9360.5000.051
20414,813,63323.2320.4830.051
20424,836,47122.4430.4640.051
20434,858,14720.910.4300.051
20444,878,16019.1160.3920.051
20454,896,31517.1930.3510.051
20464,912,36114.9010.3030.051
20474,926,08312.5420.2550.051
20484,937,57910.4510.2120.051
20494,946,8488.0860.1630.051
20504,953,6565.530.1120.051
20514,958,1293.4160.0690.050
20524,960,5301.3860.0280.050
20534,961,059-0.328-0.0070.050
20544,960,079-1.632-0.0330.050
20554,957,813-2.901-0.0590.050
20564,954,615-3.494-0.0710.050
20574,950,829-4.077-0.0820.049
20584,946,598-4.386-0.0890.049
20594,942,211-4.388-0.0890.049
20604,937,973-4.088-0.0830.049
20614,934,177-3.503-0.0710.049
20624,930,926-2.999-0.0610.048
20634,928,383-2.088-0.0420.048
20644,926,691-1.296-0.0260.048
20654,925,874-0.338-0.0070.048
20664,925,7870.1640.0030.048
20674,926,4131.0890.0220.048
20684,927,7431.570.0320.048
20694,929,6042.1510.0440.048
20704,931,9932.6290.0530.048
20714,934,7152.8130.0570.048
20724,937,6813.1190.0630.048
20734,940,7923.1050.0630.048
20744,943,8062.9230.0590.048
20754,946,5782.620.0530.048
20764,948,9832.1890.0440.048
20774,950,9391.7240.0350.048
20784,952,2940.9860.0200.048
20794,952,9590.3450.0070.048
20804,952,852-0.559-0.0110.048
20814,951,786-1.574-0.0320.047
20824,949,721-2.555-0.0520.047
20834,946,530-3.827-0.0770.047
20844,942,150-4.935-0.1000.047
20854,936,645-6.074-0.1230.047
20864,929,983-7.251-0.1470.047
20874,922,100-8.513-0.1730.047
20884,912,907-9.875-0.2010.047
20894,902,373-11.191-0.2280.047
20904,890,453-12.65-0.2590.047
20914,877,096-14.064-0.2880.047
20924,862,336-15.456-0.3180.047
20934,846,194-16.828-0.3470.047
20944,828,659-18.242-0.3780.046
20954,809,703-19.671-0.4090.046
20964,789,377-20.981-0.4380.046
20974,767,814-22.145-0.4640.046
20984,745,074-23.334-0.4920.046

Lebanon population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
Net Changerate (%)to World
19501,349,58838.0712.8210.054
19511,388,21539.1842.8230.055
19521,428,09540.5772.8420.055
19531,469,43042.0922.8650.056
19541,512,26343.5732.8820.056
19551,556,32744.5562.8630.057
19561,601,85546.52.9030.057
19571,649,15148.0932.9160.058
19581,697,13947.8812.8210.058
19591,746,54450.932.9160.059
19601,798,09252.1662.9010.060
19611,853,29558.243.1430.060
19621,911,95959.0893.0910.061
19631,971,51160.0133.0440.062
19642,030,44057.8462.8490.062
19652,087,44556.1632.6910.063
19662,145,64660.242.8080.063
19672,203,20254.8712.4910.063
19682,262,29163.3072.7990.064
19692,323,82359.7582.5720.064
19702,381,79156.1792.3590.064
19712,442,13764.5112.6420.065
19722,505,96563.1472.5200.065
19732,569,84164.6052.5140.066
19742,632,88061.4722.3350.066
19752,691,58655.9392.0780.066
19763,070,419701.72722.9550.074
19773,457,61772.6692.1020.082
19783,183,405-621.092-19.5730.074
19792,902,16458.6092.0200.066
19802,963,70264.4682.1750.067
19813,027,22262.5722.0670.067
19823,070,13323.2490.7570.067
19833,106,99050.4671.6240.066
19843,163,55862.6681.9810.066
19853,226,75063.7161.9750.066
19863,308,01098.8052.9870.067
19873,390,87066.9151.9730.067
19883,457,14865.6391.8990.067
19893,525,50271.072.0160.067
19903,593,70065.3251.8180.068
19913,666,73480.7442.2020.068
19923,745,40776.6012.0450.068
19933,818,79670.1791.8380.068
19943,888,14468.5161.7620.069
19953,959,64074.4761.8810.069
19964,034,24374.731.8520.069
19974,107,55171.8851.7500.070
19984,178,78470.5831.6890.070
19994,250,02071.8881.6920.070
20004,320,64269.3561.6050.070
20014,389,20067.761.5440.070
20024,446,66647.1721.0610.070
20034,504,80769.1111.5340.070
20044,574,79770.8691.5490.071
20054,643,04465.6251.4130.071
20064,719,86488.0151.8650.071
20074,809,60891.4721.9020.072
20084,887,61364.5381.3200.072
20094,951,13562.5051.2620.072
20104,995,80026.8250.5370.072
20115,045,05671.6891.4210.071
20125,178,337194.8733.7640.072
20135,678,851806.15514.2200.078
20146,274,342384.8276.1350.085
20156,398,940-135.633-2.1200.086
20166,258,619-145.007-2.3170.083
20176,109,252-153.729-2.5160.080
20185,950,839-163.096-2.7410.077
20195,781,907-174.769-3.0230.074
20205,662,923-63.197-1.1160.072
20215,592,631-77.388-1.3840.071