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Lebanese Pound (LBP)

The Lebanese Pound is the primary currency of Lebanon. This currency is used by an estimated 6,848,925 people. Based on our estimate, Lebanese Pound is the #90 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Lebanese Pound is "LBP". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 422. The currency symbol for the Pound is "ل.ل".

Lebanese Pound conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

LBP Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Lebanese Pound is Lebanon.

There are approximately 6,848,925 people around the world who use the Lebanese Pound. The Lebanese Pound is the #90 most used widely currency is the world.

6,848,925 user population
Ranked #90 in the world

LBP Exchange Rates

1 Lebanese Pound equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ل.ل912.89


Inverse: ل.ل1,644.84
British Pound


Inverse: ل.ل1,876.57
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ل.ل19.79
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ل.ل14.11
US Dollar


Inverse: ل.ل1,512.064

† Rates last updated at 12 minutes ago

‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions

LBP Currency Facts

LBP Details

ISO 4217 CodeLBP
ISO 4217 Number422
Unit NamePound
Currency NicknamesN.a.

LBP Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a. (written right-to-left)
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesل.ل1000, ل.ل5000, ل.ل10000, ل.ل20000, ل.ل50000, ل.ل100000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coinsل.ل250, ل.ل500
Rarely Used Coinsل50, ل.ل100

LBP Issuance

Central BankBangue du Liban
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population6,848,925 people
Population Rank#90
LBP Inflation Rate6.077%
Inflation Rank#17

† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.

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2020 LBP Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Bangue du Liban. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Lebanese Pound may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Christmas January 6, 2020 Closed
St. Maroon's Day February 9, 2020 Closed
Day of Mourning for Hariri February 14, 2020 Closed
Feast of the Anunciation March 25, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Easter Monday April 13, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 17, 2020 Closed
Easter Monday April 20, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Eid al-Fitr May 24, 2020 Closed
Eid al-Fitr May 25, 2020 Closed
Resistance and Liberation Day May 25, 2020 Closed
Eid al-Adha July 31, 2020 Closed
Eid al-Adha August 1, 2020 Closed
Assumption Day August 15, 2020 Closed
Islamic New Year August 20, 2020 Closed
Ashoora August 29, 2020 Closed
Prophet's Birthday October 29, 2020 Closed
Independence Day November 22, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed
Last Day of Year December 31, 2020 Closed