Lebanon Population Growth Rate 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of Lebanon population from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population of Lebanon in 2020 is 6,825,445, a 0.44% decline from 2019.
  • The population of Lebanon in 2019 was 6,855,713, a 0.05% decline from 2018.
  • The population of Lebanon in 2018 was 6,859,408, a 0.59% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Lebanon in 2017 was 6,819,373, a 1.57% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Azerbaijan 10,139,177
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Lebanon 6,825,445
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Lebanon - Historical Population Growth Rate Data
Year Population Growth Rate Growth Rate
2020 6,825,445 -0.44%
2019 6,855,713 -0.05%
2018 6,859,408 0.59%
2017 6,819,373 1.57%
2016 6,714,281 2.78%
2015 6,532,678 4.34%
2014 6,261,044 5.89%
2013 5,913,022 6.78%
2012 5,537,612 6.45%
2011 5,202,026 5.03%
2010 4,953,061 2.91%
2009 4,813,026 1.01%
2008 4,764,741 -0.05%
2007 4,767,344 0.16%
2006 4,759,753 1.30%
2005 4,698,763 2.83%
2004 4,569,378 4.12%
2003 4,388,375 4.93%
2002 4,182,205 4.79%
2001 3,991,001 3.86%
2000 3,842,778 2.54%
1999 3,747,766 1.47%
1998 3,693,520 0.96%
1997 3,658,424 1.32%
1996 3,610,665 2.33%
1995 3,528,380 3.67%
1994 3,403,357 4.84%
1993 3,246,126 5.53%
1992 3,076,132 5.29%
1991 2,921,706 4.23%
1990 2,803,044 2.81%
1989 2,726,440 1.56%
1988 2,684,675 0.63%
1987 2,667,960 0.27%
1986 2,660,872 0.33%
1985 2,651,995 0.53%
1984 2,638,054 0.61%
1983 2,622,072 0.61%
1982 2,606,139 0.46%
1981 2,594,302 0.21%
1980 2,588,929 -0.08%
1979 2,590,902 -0.24%
1978 2,597,205 -0.17%
1977 2,601,740 0.21%
1976 2,596,406 0.80%
1975 2,575,749 1.54%
1974 2,536,778 2.21%
1973 2,481,943 2.65%
1972 2,417,836 2.71%
1971 2,354,047 2.46%
1970 2,297,434 2.09%
1969 2,250,447 1.79%
1968 2,210,772 1.66%
1967 2,174,738 1.78%
1966 2,136,617 2.11%
1965 2,092,375 2.51%
1964 2,041,229 2.83%
1963 1,985,001 3.10%
1962 1,925,297 3.25%
1961 1,864,619 3.31%
1960 1,804,941 3.31%
1959 1,747,177 3.30%
1958 1,691,372 3.31%
1957 1,637,134 3.35%
1956 1,584,040 3.39%
1955 1,532,115 3.38%
1954 1,481,963 3.28%
1953 1,434,853 3.02%
1952 1,392,726 2.54%
1951 1,358,218 1.77%
1950 1,334,621 0.00%