Libya: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 26.4277 / longitude: 17.38407

General information


Around 6,385,000 people live in this country, or 0.086% of all people on earth. In this country, the median age is 25.80 years and the birth growth rate is around 1.54%.


The inhabitants speak the following languages: Arabic. 1,759,540 km² make up the entire country, a postcode system is employed and the key cities are: طرابلس, Tripoli, الخمس, صرمان, مصراتة. This nation's capital is Tripoli and the country shares a border with Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Niger, Sudan, Tunisia.


This nation has UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna, Archaeological Site of Sabratha, Archaeological Site of Cyrene, Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus, Old Town of Ghadamès.


It is ranked 86# in the world with a GDP of $42,817,472,975 USD in 2021. The local currency (LYD) is represented by the symbol ل.د.

Good to know is a good place to find out more details on this country. The country's websites have the domain name ".ly", the ISO code is LY, telephone numbers begin with +218


ISO code LY
Capital Tripoli
Population 6,385,000
World percentage 0.086%
Median age 25.80 years
Population growth rate 1.54%
Main cities
Spoken languages Arabic
GDP (2021) $42,817,472,975
GDP position #86
Currency code LYD
Currency symbol ل.د
TLD .ly
Phone prefix +218