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Flag of Lebanon

  • Officially » الجمهورية اللبنانية (Arabic)
    • Lebanese Republic (English)
    • République libanaise (French)
  • Capital » Bayrut (Beirut)

Facts

  • Population » 6.8 Million
    • 78.4 % of the population is urban (5,353,116 people in 2020)
    • Beirut »1.9 M
    • Ra’s Bayrut » 1.25 M
    • Tripoli »230,000
  • Major Languages » Arabic
  • Major Religions » Muslim (54% ), Christian (41%), Druze (5% )
  • The median age in Lebanon is less than 30 years.
  • Life expectancy 78 years (men), 81 years (women)

Geography

  • The total land area is 10,230 Km2 (3,950 sq. miles)
  • Lebanon is bordered by Syria to the north and east, Israel to the south, and Mediterranean Sea to the west.

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This page was last updated on 2021.03.18 by Robert Vinet