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 6,293,253 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 107 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 inhabitant2,581$ 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 0.716 points in 2015, leaving it in 101th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Libya are business, you must know it's in the 185th 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

Tripoli: Monthly Temp.
Tripoli: Monthly Rainfall
Libya Economy
GDP Mill. € [+]201618,487M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201620,463M.$
GDP per capita [+]20162,938€
GDP per capita [+]20163,252$
Debt [+]201412,162
Debt [+]201416,157
Debt (%GDP) [+]201436.39%
Debt Per Capita [+]20141,943€
Debt Per Capita [+]20142,581$
Deficit [+]2016-18,985
Deficit [+]2016-21,015
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-102.67%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201624,303.4
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201626,901.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]1999764.2
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]1999814.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]19998.14%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20144.93%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20141,459.9
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20141,939.4
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]2016131.43%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20163,862€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20164,275$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]1999150€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]1999160$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014107€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014142$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2014233€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2014310$
Fitch Rating [+]04/13/2011B
Corruption Index [+]201717
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2015126º
Fragile States Index [+]201595.3
Doing Business [+]2018185º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015439.46
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Exports [+]20165,420.5 M.€
Exports [+]20166,000.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201629.32%
Imports [+]20169,576.3 M.€
Imports [+]201610,600.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201651.80%
Trade balance [+]2016-4,155.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-4,600.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-22.48%
Density [+]20164
Population [+]20166,293,253
Immigrant stock [+]2015771,146
% Immigrant [+]201512.37%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016940.7
Emigrant stock [+]2015141,623
% Emigrant [+]20152.27%
HDI [+]20150.716
Global Peace Ranking [+]2017157º
Birth Rate [+]201520.19‰
Fertility Rate [+]20152.31
Crude death rate [+]20155.20‰
Life expectancy [+]201571.83
Number of homicides [+]2015156
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20152.49
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20158.31