Lebanon in the Millenium Development Goals (MDG)

mdg1

Target Indicator 2004 2007
Female Male Total Female Male Total
1.A: Halve, between 1990 and 2015, the proportion of people whose income is less than one dollar a day 1.1 Proportion of population below national poverty line(lower poverty line=USD 2.4 per capita per day ) 8
1.B: Achieve full and productive employment and decent work for all, including women and young people 1.5 Employment-to-population ratio 18.42 63.82 40.5 19 61.2 39.5
1.7 Proportion of own-account and contributing family workers in total employment 14.2 37.1 31.8 15.9 31.1 27.7
1.C: Halve, between 1990 and 2015, the proportion of people who suffer from hunger 1.8 Prevalence of underweight children under-five years of age 2.7 5.1 3.9

mdg2

Target Indicator 2000 2004 2007
Female Male Total Female Male Total Female Male Total
2.A: Ensure that, by 2015, children everywhere, boys and girls alike, will be able to complete a full course of primary schooling 2.1 Net enrolment ratio in primary education 98.3 92.7 92.7 92.7 93.4 92.8 93.1
2.2 Proportion of pupils starting grade one who reach last grade of  primary 97 93.8 95.3
2.3 Literacy rate of 15-24 year-olds, women and men 97.5 98.8 98.6 98.7 99.1 98.4 98.7

mdg3

Target Indicator 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007
3.A: Eliminate gender disparity in primary and secondary education, preferably by 2005, and in all levels of education no later than 2015 3.1 Ratios of girls to boys in primary education - National definition ISCED 1 1.02 1.03 1.05 1.05
3.1 Ratios of girls to boys in secondary education- national definition ISCED 2 1.16 1.14 1.16 1.17
3.2 Share of women in wage employment in the non-agricultural sector 31.7 32.6
3.3 Proportion of seats held by women in national parliament 4.69

mdg4

Target Indicator 2000 2004
Female Male Total Female Male Total
4.A: Reduce by two-thirds, between 1990 and 2015, the under-five mortality rate 4.1 Under-five mortality rate 30 40 35 22 14.8 18.3
4.2 Infant mortality rate 24 30 27 19.2 13.2 16.1
4.3 Proportion of 1 year-old children immunized against measles 83.3 75 79.2 53 54 53.4

mdg5

Target Indicator 2000 2004
5.A: Reduce by three quarters, between 1990 and 2015, the maternal mortality ratio 5.1 Maternal mortality ratio 86.3
5.2 Proportion of births attended by skilled health personnel  98.2
Target 5.B: Achieve, by 2015, universal access to reproductive health 5.3 Contraceptive prevalence rate  62.6 74.2

mdg6

Target Indicator 2000 2004
6. A: Have halted by 2015 and begun to reverse the spread of HIV/AIDS 6.1 Condom use rate of the contraceptive prevalence rate 4.4 11

mdg7

Target Indicator 1999 2000
7.B: Reduce biodiversity loss, achieving, by 2010, a significant reduction in the rate of loss  7.1 Proportion of land area covered by forest 25
7.C: Halve, by 2015, the proportion of people without sustainable access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation 7.8 Proportion of population using an improved drinking water source 95
7.9 Proportion of population with access to improved sanitation facility (total) 96.9