Libya: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 26.4277 / longitude: 17.38407

General information


The country has a 1,759,540 km² area, they use a postcode system and the primary cities are: طرابلس, Tripoli, الخمس, صرمان, مصراتة. People from this country speak these languages: Arabic. The capital of this country is Tripoli and the country has 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.


In this country, the median age is 25.80 years and the birth growth rate is around 1.54%. There are 6,385,000 inhabitants, or 0.086% of the population of planet earth.


The local currency (LYD) is represented by the symbol ل.د. In 2021 the GDP was $42,817,472,975 USD, which ranks it number 86 in the world.

Good to know

The country's websites have the domain name ".ly", the country's ISO code is LY, phone numbers start with +218 For more information about this country, check


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