Population of Libya 2021

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Population of Libya 2021

Libya, officially the State of Libya,  is a country in the Maghreb region in North Africa. Libya is the fourth largest country in Africa and is the 16th largest country in the world. As per the World Population Prospects, 2019 by the United Nations, the population of Libya in 2020 is 6,871,287 (68.71 Lakhs)

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

 

Libya Population 2021

Libya has a population growth rate during 2020-2021 of 1.38%. Its estimated population in 2021 is 6,958,538 (7 million). The total Land Area of Libya is 1,759,540  sq.km (679,360 sq. mi) & the Population Density of Libya is 4 per Km2 (10 people per mi2).

Population of  in 2021  -70 Lakhs (Approx)
Libya 2020 Population
Total Population 6,871,287 (68.71 Lakhs)
Global Rank108
Share of World Pop.0.09% 
Land Area 1,759,540  sq.km (679,360 sq. mi)
Area Rank16
Pop. Density4 people/sq. km
Capital CityTripoli

Source: World Population Prospects 2019

Libya Demographics
Fertility Rate* 2.25
Infant mortality rate ** 9
Median Age  28.8 Years
Life Expectancy 73.44 years
Urban Population 78%

*Fertility rate, average number of children born to women during their reproductive years.

**Infant mortality rate is the number of deaths per 1,000 live births of children under one year of age.

Religion in Libya

Religion in Libya

  • Islam – 96.6%
  • Christianity – 2.7%
  • Buddhism – 0.3%
  • Other – 0.4%

Source: Wikipedia

Top Cities in Libya by Population

# City Population
1Tripoli1,250,000
2Benghazi700,000
3Misrata350,000
4Beida250,000
5Khoms201,000
6Zawiya200,000
7Ajdabiya134,000
8Sebha130,000
9Sirte128,000
10Tobruk120,000