Libya, is a country located at Northern Africa, it has an area of 1,759,540 Km2, and it may be considered a large country.

Libya, with a population of 6,278,438 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 4 people per km2.

The capital is Tripoli and its currency is Dinars

Libya is holding the 99 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2014 was 12,162 millions of euros16,157 millions of dollars, ( 36.39% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,943 € euros per inhabitant2,582$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Libya, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.724 points in 2014, leaving it in 95th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Libya are business, you must know it's in the 188th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Libya, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Tripoli: Monthly Rainfall
Libya Economy
GDP [+]201526,276 M.€
GDP [+]201529,153 M.$
GDP per capita [+]20154,643$
GDP per capita [+]20154,185€
Debt [+]201412,162 M.€
Debt [+]201416,157 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201436.39%
Debt Per Capita [+]20142,582$
Debt Per Capita [+]20141,943 €
Deficit [+]2014-13,475 M.€
Deficit [+]2014-17,901 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2014-40.31%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201426,128.7
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201434,712.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]1999764.2
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]1999814.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]19998.14%
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20141,623.0
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20141,221.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20144.93%
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20143,550.6
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20142,672.6
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201478.17%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20145,546$
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20144,175€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]1999150€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]1999160$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014195€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014259$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2014567$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2014427€
Fitch Rating [+]04/13/2011B
Corruption Index [+]201516
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015126º
Fragile States Index [+]201595.3
Doing Business [+]2017188º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2014417.00
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Exports [+]20159,193.3 M.€
Exports [+]201510,200.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201534.99%
Imports [+]201511,717.0 M.€
Imports [+]201513,000.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201544.59%
Trade balance [+]2015-2,523.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-2,800.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-9.60%
Crude death rate [+]20145.33‰
Population [+]20156,278,438
Density [+]20154
HDI [+]20140.724
Global Peace Ranking [+]2016154º
Birth Rate [+]201420.89‰
Fertility Rate [+]20142.47
Life expectancy [+]201471.72
Number of homicides [+]2012157
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20122.5