Lebanon: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 33.87017 / longitude: 35.75378

General information


The local currency (LBP) is represented by the symbol £. You need to pay 130000.00£ (that corresponds to $5.08 USD) for a Big Mac at McDonald's ©. In 2021 the GDP was $23,131,940,280 USD, which ranks it number 104 in the world.


Beirut is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Israel, Syria. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Arabic, French. 10,452 km² make up the entire country, they use a postcode system and the key cities are: Beyrouth, بيروت, الحمراء, Aïn Saadé, برجا.


Around 5,988,000 people live in this country, or 0.08% of all people on earth.


Well known national dishes are: Kibbeh. There are UNESCO listed sites: Anjar, Baalbek, Byblos, Tyre, Ouadi Qadisha (the Holy Valley) and the Forest of the Cedars of God (Horsh Arz el-Rab).


Well known universities are: American University of Beirut, Lebanese University.

Good to know

Phone numbers start with +961, the country's websites have the domain name ".lb", the ISO code is LB Visit https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lebanon to learn more about this nation.


ISO code LB
Capital Beirut
Population 5,988,000
World percentage 0.08%
Main cities
Spoken languages Arabic, French
GDP (2021) $23,131,940,280
GDP position #104
Big Mac local price 130000.00£
Big Mac USD price $5.08
Currency code LBP
Currency symbol £
National dish Kibbeh
TLD .lb
Phone prefix +961
Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lebanon