10,452 sq km
Tripoli, Sidon, Tyre.
The official language is Arabic although French and English are
Product (official exchange rate):
$24.64 billion (2007 est.)
GDP per capita:
$20.55 billion (31 December 2007 est.)
An essentially Mediterranean climate with warm, dry summers and
mild, rainy winters. It almost never rains between June and October
and there are some 300 days of sun each year.