Welcome Guest

     Home  Site Map  Help

 
Citadel of Sidon Today
 
 
Citadel of Sidon - As It Appeared on Year 1810. It was built by the Crusadors in the early 13th century.  
 
Painting Of The Citadel of Sidon  
 
 

 

 

 

Sidon Statistical

 

 

Sidon Statistical

Population and Manpower of Lebanon

Population: 3,727,703 (Yr. 2003)
 

Age distribution:

Age Bracket
%
0-14 years
27.1
15-64 years
66.1
65+ years
6.8

(Source: Aneki.com)

 

 

Geography - Lebanon  
Surface (in sq. km) 10,452
Coast length (in km) 210
Maximum Altitude (in m) 3,083
Average temperature (in centigrade) 20.7
Rainfall (in mm per year) 893
Number of rainy days per year 78
Humidity rate 68%
   
Demography  
Population (in millions) 4.3
Population growth rate 1.6%
Population density (per sq. km) 306
Urban population 87%
Active labor force (in millions) 1.22
Life expectancy at birth (years) 69
Infant mortality rate 40/1,000
Human Development Index (UNDP) 0.79
   
Education  
Adult literacy rate 91%
Male 92%
Female 90%
   
Infrastructure  
Roads (paved): 7,200 km
Railways: Non functional
   
Airport: Rafic Hariri Int'l Airport
   
Ports: Beirut/Bayrout (Principal)
  Tripoli/Trablos/TRablus (North)
  Jounieh (Keserwan)
  Saida/Sidon/Saidon (South)
   
General  
Currency: Lebanese Pound (LBP)
Language: Arabic (Official)
  English
  French
  Armenian
   
Business Hours  
Government: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Mon to Thu
  8:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Fri
  8:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Sat
   
Banks' Counters: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Mon to Fri
  8:30 AM - 12:00 PM - Sat

 

Industry
 2004
 

  2005

 

  2006

Industrial exports (US$ million) 824   973   1,438
Banks credits to industry (US$ million) 30   34   6
Industrial exports/total exports 92.7%   93.1%   94.4%
Industrial machinery imports ($ million) 113   105   109
           
Prices and wages
 2004
 

  2005

 

  2006

Minimum salary (in LBP) 300,000   300,000   300,000
Minimum salary (in US$) 199 199   199
           
LBP/US$ exchange rate (year end) 1,507.5   1,507.5   1,507.5
LBP/US$ exchange rate (yearly average) 1,507.5   1,507.5   1,507.5
           


 


Information From the Ministry of Tourism

Lebanese Ministry of Tourism

Top of Page

 

 
 
 
 
 

  2005 - 2009 Saidon Home Page. All rights reserved.

 

 

 
Mieh w Mieh - Mummy

Mieh w Mieh 

 
Bsharre Town

Bsharre

 
Aanjar Castle

Anjar

 
Baalbeck Castle

Baalbeck

 
Beit Eddine

Beit-Eddine

 
Jbeil - Byblos Town

 Jbeil - Byblos

 
Jeita Grotto

Jeita Grotto

 
Mousailaha Castle

Mousailaha Castle

 
Monuments of Tyre Castle - South Lebanon

Sour - Tyre

 
Lebanon Natural Beauty

Lebanon Natural Beauty

 
 
 
  Home  About Us  Contact Us  Help                                                                                                                              Copyright NetMotif. All Rights Reserved.