Libya

Summary

Official Language
Form of Government
Caretaker government
Parliamentary republic
Provisional government
Capital
Currency Used
Population
GDP (nominal)
62360446571.0 (2009, US$)
93167701863.0 (2008, US$)
71803278689.0 (2007, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
14,900 (2008, US$)
Contained by
Area
1,759,540 km² (679362 mi²)
 

Country

Internet TLD
ly
Languages spoken
National anthem
Allahu Akbar (1969, 2011)
Libya, Libya, Libya (1951, 1969)
ISO Short Name
LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA
FIPS Code
LY
Calling Code
218
Administrative Divisions
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DT, 211, 239)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Libya (1951-12-24)
 

Countries

Continent
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Libyan
 

Arrest Warrant Issuer

Warrants Issued
Osama bin Laden (1998-03-16)
 

Military Combatant

Military Conflicts
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
 

Statistical region

Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
5.297 (1998)
3.784 (1999)
2.884 (2001)
Fertility rate
4.521 (1991)
4.241 (1992)
3.988 (1993)
GDP growth rate
5.9 (2006)
3.8 (2008)
6 (2007)
Internet users as percentage of population
4.722 (2007)
0 (1990)
0.134 (1999)
Life expectancy
74.753 (2010)
46.679 (1960)
47.175 (1961)
Places imported from
11,500,000 (Euro, 2004, Portugal)
17,000,000 (Euro, 2008, Portugal)
 

Organization member

Member of
Arab Monetary Fund
Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa
Arab Maghreb Union
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Prime Minister of Libya (Mahmoud Jibril, 2011-03-05, 2011-10-23, Prime minister)
Prime Minister of Libya (Muammar al-Gaddafi, 1970-01-16, 1972-07-16, Prime minister)
Dictator (Muammar al-Gaddafi, 1969-09-01, 2011-08-23)
Government bodies
General National Congress
 

Administrative Area

Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
ly
Adjectival form
Libyan
 

Dated location

Date founded
1947-02-10
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
 

Military post

People posted here
 

Location

Events
Adjoins
Nearby airports
Time zone(s)
Partially contains
People born here
Geolocation
15.7460923611 × 29.9569263889
Contains
Adjectival form
Libyan
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