Lebanon population 6,059,951 (live)

The population of Lebanon is expected to decrease by 28,000 in 2019 and reach 6,020,000 in 2020. Migration (including immigration and emigration) decreases population by 30,000 people yearly. On average there are 93,359 births and 29,407 deaths in Lebanon per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 1.05 percent per year. The population density of Lebanon has changed from 254.7 in 1980 to 594.6 in 2017.

Current population 6,059,951 people at present (Sunday 17th of February 2019)
Median Age 33.2 years
Life expectancy 80.2 years
Population density 593.0 per km2
Population of Lebanon from 1960 to 2019 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2019 6,066,000 -28,000 (-0.5%) -30,000 33.2 1.70 593 5,355,000 (88.3%)
2018 6,094,000 12,000 (0.2%) -30,000 32.8 1.71 596 5,372,000 (88.2%)
2017 6,082,000 75,332 (1.2%) -30,000 32.4 1.71 595 5,355,000 (88.0%)
2016 6,006,668 155,189 (2.6%) -30,000 32.1 1.72 587 5,280,702 (87.9%)
2015 5,851,479 248,200 (4.2%) -30,000 31.8 1.72 572 5,137,130 (87.8%)
2010 4,337,141 153,985 (3.6%) 250,000 32.1 1.61 424 3,781,250 (87.2%)
2005 3,986,852 123,585 (3.1%) 36,674 30.3 1.75 390 3,451,976 (86.6%)
2000 3,235,366 78,720 (2.4%) 110,022 29.6 2.23 316 2,782,415 (86.0%)
1995 3,033,394 58,754 (1.9%) -5,886 28.3 2.62 297 2,572,925 (84.8%)
1990 2,703,016 26,411 (1.0%) 18,000 27.5 3.00 264 2,246,747 (83.1%)
1985 2,676,583 9,363 (0.4%) -45,608 26.2 3.48 262 2,125,796 (79.4%)
1980 2,605,293 2,727 (0.1%) -42,876 25.1 4.00 255 1,919,371 (73.7%)
1975 2,575,690 40,193 (1.6%) -54,000 24.8 4.44 252 1,725,146 (67.0%)
1970 2,297,389 46,787 (2.0%) -2,000 24.6 4.95 225 1,366,372 (59.5%)
1965 2,092,348 51,141 (2.4%) -14,000 24.7 5.50 205 1,065,737 (50.9%)
1960 1,804,926 59,679 (3.2%) 4,000 25.4 5.74 176 764,260 (42.3%)

In 2018 the population of Lebanon was 6,094,000 and the average age increased from 25.4 in 1960 to 32.8. Urban population has increased from 2,782,415 (86.0%) in 2000 to 5,355,000 (88.3%) in the current year. The population density of Lebanon has changed from 254.7 in 1980 to 594.6 in 2017.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 6,020,000 -46,000 (-0.8%) -140,000 33.6 1.70 588 5,322,000 (88.4%)
2025 5,606,000 -84,000 (-1.5%) -90,000 36.1 1.69 548 4,990,000 (89.0%)
2030 5,369,000 -28,000 (-0.5%) -34,000 38.2 1.69 525 4,810,000 (89.6%)
2035 5,336,000 5,000 (0.1%) -4,000 40.1 1.69 522 4,811,000 (90.2%)
2040 5,392,000 10,000 (0.2%) -4,000 41.8 1.69 527 4,891,000 (90.7%)
2045 5,412,000 1,000 (0.0%) -4,000 43.5 1.70 529 4,936,000 (91.2%)
2050 5,412,000 -1,000 (-0.0%) -4,000 44.9 1.71 529 4,962,000 (91.7%)

Total Lebanon population should reach 6,020,000 by 2020 and should decrease to 5,412,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 85.3 (84.4 years for male and 86.2 years for females). Population density will go up to 529.0 people per square kilometer.

Lebanon demographics 2018

The demographics of Lebanon constitutes of 3,021,000 women and 3,045,000 men, which means there are 1,008 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 30.4% of population (1,844,671) is 19 or younger, 60.6% of population (3,675,389) is between age 20 and 64 and 8.9% of population (542,300) is over 65.

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