Libya Facts and Culture

  • Family: Most Libyans live in the coastal cities. Most are Arabs or of mixed Arab and Berber ancestry. In western Libya,... More
  • Fashion: In the cities Western and traditional clothing are seen. Girls wear bright colored dresses, and boys wear jeans and shirts.... More

Libya Facts

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Capital Tripoli
Government Type operates under a transitional government
Currency LYD
Population 6,002,347
Total Area 679,358 Square Miles
1,759,540 Square Kilometers
Location Northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Egypt, Tunisia, and Algeria
Language Arabic, Italian, English, all are widely understood in the major cities

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