Non-performing loans reached 3.63 USD bil in 2017 in Lebanon, according to the National Central Bank. This is 23.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans in Lebanon reached an all time high of 3.63 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.31 USD bil in 2013. When compared to Lebanon's main peers, non-performing loans in Cyprus amounted to 24.4 USD bil and 3.79 USD bil in Israel in 2017.
Lebanon has been ranked 29th within the group of 79 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.