Libie (Arabic: ليبيا Lībiyā), is a kintra locatit in North Africae. Borderin the Mediterranean Sea tae the north, Libie lies atween Egyp tae the aest, Sudan tae the soothaest, Chad an Niger tae the sooth, an Algerie an Tunisie tae the wast.

State o Libie

  • دولة ليبيا  (Arabic)
  • ⵄⵡⴰⵏⴰⴽ ⴻⵏ Lⵉⴱⵢⴰ  (Berber leids)
    Awanak en Libya
Anthemليبيا ليبيا ليبيا
"Libie, Libie, Libie"
Location o Libie
Location o Libie
and largest city
32°52′N 13°11′E / 32.867°N 13.183°E / 32.867; 13.183
Offeecial leidsArabic[b]
Spoken leids
GovrenmentProveesional govrenment
Mohamed al-Menfi[2]
Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh
Aguila Saleh Issa
LegislaturHoose o Representatives
Heich Cooncil o State
• Unthirldom frae Italy
10 Februar 1947
• Released frae Breetish an French owersicht[c]
24 December 1951
1 September 1969
19 November 1977
17 Februar 2011
• Total
1,759,541 km2 (679,363 sq mi) (16t)
• 2016 estimate
6,293,253[3] (108t)
• 2006 census
• Density
3.55/km2 (9.2/sq mi) (218t)
GDP (PPP)2018 estimate
• Total
$84.429 billion[4]
• Per capita
GDP (nominal)2018 estimate
• Tot
$47.491 billion[4]
• Per capita
HDI (2015)Decrease 0.716[5]
heich · 102nt
CurrencyLibie dinar (LYD)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
Drivin sideright
Cawin code+218
ISO 3166 codeLY
  1. ^ Unitit Nations note concernin offeecial name: "Follaein the adoption bi the General Assemmly o resolution 66/1, the Permanent Mission o Libie tae the Unitit Naitions formally notified the Unitit Nations of a Declaration bi the Naitional Transeetional Cooncil o 3 August chyngin the offeecial name o the Libian Arab Jamahiriya tae "Libie" an chynging Libie's naitional banner."
  2. ^ Libie Arabic an ither varieties an Amazigh languages in certain western and southern areas. The official leid is semply identified as "Arabic" (Constitutional Declaration, airticle 1).
  3. ^ The UK an Fraunce held a jynt condominium ower Libie throu the Unitit Naitions Trusteeship Cooncil.


  1. "The World Factbook Africa: Libya". CIA World Factbook. CIA. 18 Mey 2015. Archived frae the original on 24 December 2016. Retrieved 28 Mey 2015.
  2. "Interim Libya government assumes power after smooth handover". Ynet. 16 Mairch 2021. Retrieved 16 Mairch 2021.
  3. "World Population Prospects: The 2017 Revision". (custom data acquired via website). United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. Retrieved 10 September 2017.
  4. a b c d "Libya WEO Database October 2017". International Monetary Fund.
  5. "2015 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2015. Retrieved 15 December 2015.