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Libya FlagMajor cities : Tripoli (Capital), Benghazi, Ajdabiya, Misrata and El Beïda.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Libya Information

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ISO 3166-1LY - LBY - 434
NATO country codeLY - LBY
FIPS 10-4 codeLY
ContinentAfrica / North Africa
Libya CapitalTripoli
Official languageArabic
Name of the inhabitantsLibyan
Libya National Day1 September
Libya Currency Libyan dinar (LYD)
Libya 0 %
Libya Calling code+218
Libya Country domain code .ly
Libya Vehicle registration plateLAR
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +1:00, +2:00
International organizationArab League
United Nations
African Union
Community of Sahel-Saharan States
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Group of 77
Union for the Mediterranean Observer
Arab Maghreb Union
Libya National anthemLibya Libya

Libya Head of state

Aguila Salah Issa (2014)
Prime ministerAbdulhamid Dbeibeh (2021)
Mohammed el-Menfi (2021)

Libya Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Libya.

  1. Islam 97 %
  2. Other3 %

Libya Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Libya (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area1,759,540 km² (679,362 sq mi)
Population6,513,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 3.7 /km² (9.6 /sq mi)
Length of coastline1,770 km
Perimeter6,118 km
Life expectancy72.7 Year (2015), ♀ : 75.6 Year, ♂ : 70.1 Year
Average years of schooling 7.3 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.706 (2018)
Gross domestic product44 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 17.9 %
6,692 US$ per capita
Inflation23.1 % (2018) Chart

Libya Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Inflation

Libya Covid-19

Incident rate2,456.32
Case fatality ratio1.67521 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

Libya Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Gypsum

Libya Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Vegetables
  3. Barley
  4. Olives
  5. Citrus
  6. Cattle
  7. Soybeans
  8. Peanuts
  9. Dates

Libya Border

Libya's border with 6 other countries. The list of Border countries of Libya below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Egypt Egypt 1,115 km
  2. Chad Chad 1,055 km
  3. Algeria Algeria 982 km
  4. Tunisia Tunisia 459 km
  5. Sudan Sudan 383 km
  6. Niger Niger 354 km

Libya Map

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Libya Climate

  1. Semi-arid climate 55 %
  2. Arid 37 %
  3. Mediterranean climate 6.0 %
  4. Semi-arid climate 1.5 %

Libya Weather (Tripoli)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Libya for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Tripoli).

Libya Electricity

Electrical standard in Libya (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage127 V, 230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : D Power plug : F
Power socketPower socket : D Power socket : F

Libya Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Libya classified by annual passenger transit.

Tripoli International Airport

Libya Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Libya selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel Al Khayam HotelAl Khayam Hotel

Al Khayam Hotel is located on Ash Shatt Street in Tripoli. The lobby has a 24-hour front desk with an elevator. Breakfast buffet is served in the restaurant, and room service is provided. Free Wi-Fi is available in the hotel... view more
€ 85
Hotel Corinthia Tripoli HotelCorinthia Tripoli Hotel

This stylish, 5-star resort in Tripoli’s central business district overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. It has indoor and outdoor pools, a spa with massage services, a gym and 4 restaurants... view more
€ 290
Hotel Ribas HotelRibas Hotel

Located on the bustling Al Shat Street, Al Ribas Hotel overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. It has à la carte restaurant, free Wi-Fi and free private parking is possible on site. The simply furnished rooms at Al Ribas are fitted with carpeted floors... view more
€ 85
Hotel Al Waddan HotelAl Waddan Hotel

Located within 5 minutes' driving distance to Medina, the Old City, Al Waddan Hotel features an outdoor pool with a terrace. Guests can also enjoy the 4 restaurants available in the hotel... view more
€ 180
Hotel Asshajara HotelAsshajara Hotel

Asshajara Hotel is located in Seedy Essa Street in the heart of Tripoli, with easy access to city attractions. The hotel has a restaurant offering breakfast buffets and room service. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas... view more
€ 100
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Libya Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Libya and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 10Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 10Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
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