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Map of Libya

Map of Libya

Bordering Countries: Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Niger, Sudan, Tunisia
Demonym: Libyan
Population: 6,244,174 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 3.08% (2014)
Government: parliamentary republic
Capital City: Tripoli
Capital Coordinates: 32°52′N 13°11′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+2
Currency: Dinar
Currency Code: LYD
Currencies Issued: dinar dirham millieme piastre pound
GDP: $71.3 billion (2010)
Per Capita Income: $10,873 (2010)
GDP Growth Rate: -5.10% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 3.20% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 30.00% (2004)
Foreign Debt: $4.8 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: LY
Internet Country Code: .ly
Number of Internet Users: 353900 (2009)
Calling Code: 218
Electrical Generation Capacity: 6766000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1951 from United Kingdom and France
Area: 1,759,540 square km (1,759,540 km land)
Coastline: 1,770 km
Lowest Point: Sabkhat Ghuzayyil (-47 m)
Highest Point: Bikku Bitti (2,267 m)
Life Expectancy: 76.04 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 2.07 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 11.87 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 0.30% (2001)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 27.80% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.760 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 2.0 (2011)
Literacy: 82.60 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 3

Number of coins in catalogue: 1

Number of stamps in catalogue: 2

Location of Libya in Africa

Regional Map for Libya

Major Cities

Al Jawf (Population 17320)
Bayda (Population 250000)
Benghazi (Population 650000)
Brega (Population 7000)
Ghadames (Population 10000)
Khoms (Population 201943)
Misrata (Population 281000)
Sabha (Population 96872)
Sirte (Population 105358)
Tobruk (Population 120000)
Tripoli [Capital] (Population 1800000)
Zawiya (Population 200000)
Zuwara (Population 280310)

Languages

Arabic
Tuareg

Stock Exchange

Libyan Stock Market

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