Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

State of Libya

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Capital: Tripoli

Population: 6.4 million

Land area: 1.77 million sq km (685,524 sq miles)

Major language: Arabic

Major religion: Islam

Life expectancy: 73 years (men), 78 years (women) (UN)

Currency: Libyan dinar

Sources: UN, World Bank, BBC