Population of Libya

Source UN (World Population Prospects 2022)
Date16 Jun 2024

The current population of Libya is 6,968,307 as of July 21, 2024, based on interpolation of the latest United Nations data. The population of Libya is projected at 6,964,197, or 6.96 million, as of July 1, 2024. The total population in Libya is projected at 6,888,388, or 6.89 million people for the year 2023.

Libya ranks 107th in the world by population on the 237 countries and territories list. Libya is ranked 35th among 58 countries and territories in Africa.

  • Population
  • Growth rate
  • Net change

Libya population projections

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
20226,774,6986,812,34175,2861.1050.09
20236,849,9846,888,38876,8081.1150.09
20246,926,7926,964,19774,8101.0740.09
20257,001,6027,038,38073,5561.0450.09
20267,075,1587,111,38872,4601.0190.09
20277,147,6187,183,41671,5960.9970.09
20287,219,2147,254,48470,5400.9720.09
20297,289,7547,324,82870,1470.9580.09
20307,359,9017,394,81369,8240.9440.09
20317,429,7257,464,20668,9610.9240.09
20327,498,6867,532,99768,6220.9110.09
20337,567,3087,601,26967,9220.8940.09
20347,635,2307,668,90467,3470.8780.09
20357,702,5777,736,01566,8760.8640.09
20367,769,4537,802,41165,9160.8450.09
20377,835,3697,867,80164,8640.8240.09
20387,900,2337,931,94763,4280.8000.09
20397,963,6617,994,74362,1650.7780.09
20408,025,8268,055,98960,3270.7490.09
20418,086,1538,115,47658,6470.7230.09
20428,144,8008,173,01956,4370.6910.09
20438,201,2378,228,24254,0100.6560.09
20448,255,2478,281,05251,6100.6230.09
20458,306,8578,331,09448,4750.5820.09
20468,355,3328,378,41446,1630.5510.09
20478,401,4958,423,07843,1660.5120.09
20488,444,6618,464,93840,5540.4790.09
20498,485,2158,503,95137,4710.4410.09
20508,522,6868,539,97634,5790.4050.09
20518,557,2658,573,13131,7320.3700.09
20528,588,9978,603,35628,7190.3340.09
20538,617,7168,630,72826,0240.3020.09
20548,643,7408,655,60623,7330.2740.09
20558,667,4738,678,31721,6880.2500.09
20568,689,1618,698,90419,4860.2240.09
20578,708,6478,717,46017,6260.2020.09
20588,726,2738,733,98015,4140.1760.09
20598,741,6878,748,70814,0410.1600.09
20608,755,7288,762,15412,8510.1470.09
20618,768,5798,774,59712,0360.1370.09
20628,780,6158,785,84110,4510.1190.09
20638,791,0668,795,7289,3230.1060.09
20648,800,3898,804,7638,7490.0990.09
20658,809,1388,813,0797,8820.0890.09
20668,817,0208,820,3636,6870.0760.09
20678,823,7078,826,8656,3170.0720.09
20688,830,0248,833,1126,1760.0700.09
20698,836,2008,838,9425,4830.0620.09
20708,841,6838,844,2455,1240.0580.09
20718,846,8078,849,1034,5930.0520.09
20728,851,4008,853,3533,9060.0440.09
20738,855,3068,856,8022,9930.0340.09
20748,858,2998,859,3942,1890.0250.09
20758,860,4888,861,0261,0770.0120.09
20768,861,5658,861,519-93-0.0010.09
20778,861,4728,861,034-876-0.0100.09
20788,860,5968,859,502-2,188-0.0250.09
20798,858,4088,856,667-3,482-0.0390.09
20808,854,9268,852,675-4,502-0.0510.09
20818,850,4248,847,275-6,298-0.0710.08
20828,844,1268,840,157-7,938-0.0900.08
20838,836,1888,831,456-9,464-0.1070.08
20848,826,7248,821,228-10,992-0.1250.08
20858,815,7328,809,368-12,728-0.1440.08
20868,803,0048,795,879-14,251-0.1620.08
20878,788,7538,780,828-15,850-0.1810.08
20888,772,9038,764,432-16,942-0.1930.08
20898,755,9618,746,701-18,519-0.2120.08
20908,737,4428,727,534-19,815-0.2270.08
20918,717,6278,707,031-21,193-0.2430.08
20928,696,4348,685,213-22,441-0.2580.08
20938,673,9938,662,166-23,654-0.2730.08
20948,650,3398,637,797-25,085-0.2900.08
20958,625,2548,612,117-26,274-0.3050.08
20968,598,9808,585,567-26,825-0.3120.08
20978,572,1558,558,289-27,733-0.3240.08
20988,544,4228,530,398-28,048-0.3290.08
20998,516,3748,502,055-28,639-0.3370.08
21008,487,7358,473,050-29,370-0.3470.08

Libya population estimates

Year Population Growth Share (%)
1 Jan1 JulyNet Changerate (%)to World
19501,125,2321,130,67710,8890.9630.05
19511,136,1211,142,85213,4621.1780.04
19521,149,5831,157,70316,2391.4030.04
19531,165,8221,175,86120,0771.7070.04
19541,185,8991,197,84523,8931.9950.04
19551,209,7921,225,68731,7892.5940.04
19561,241,5811,259,03134,9002.7720.04
19571,276,4811,295,60138,2392.9520.05
19581,314,7201,335,66041,8813.1360.05
19591,356,6011,379,40845,6133.3070.05
19601,402,2141,426,98649,5443.4720.05
19611,451,7581,478,76054,0043.6520.05
19621,505,7621,535,15758,7903.8300.05
19631,564,5521,594,75860,4123.7890.05
19641,624,9641,652,10254,2763.2860.05
19651,679,2401,700,07241,6632.4510.05
19661,720,9031,739,83137,8562.1760.05
19671,758,7591,778,57839,6372.2290.05
19681,798,3961,819,39341,9952.3080.05
19691,840,3911,862,82344,8642.4090.05
19701,885,2551,909,17747,8442.5060.05
19711,933,0991,958,32050,4422.5760.05
19721,983,5412,012,79658,5102.9070.05
19732,042,0512,084,25684,4104.0500.05
19742,126,4612,179,446105,9704.8630.05
19752,232,4312,291,841118,8215.1860.06
19762,351,2522,413,760125,0155.1800.06
19772,476,2672,541,805131,0765.1580.06
19782,607,3432,676,117137,5475.1410.06
19792,744,8902,816,917144,0545.1150.06
19802,888,9442,962,720147,5524.9810.07
19813,036,4963,112,015151,0394.8540.07
19823,187,5353,265,457155,8444.7730.07
19833,343,3793,423,592160,4264.6870.07
19843,503,8053,564,547121,4843.4080.07
19853,625,2893,684,313118,0473.2040.08
19863,743,3363,800,110113,5472.9880.08
19873,856,8833,911,939110,1132.8150.08
19883,966,9964,021,565109,1382.7140.08
19894,076,1344,130,042107,8172.6110.08
19904,183,9514,236,983106,0642.5030.08
19914,290,0154,341,971103,9122.3930.08
19924,393,9274,444,820101,7872.2900.08
19934,495,7144,544,97098,5112.1680.08
19944,594,2254,641,29694,1422.0280.08
19954,688,3674,733,06389,3921.8890.08
19964,777,7594,820,06684,6151.7560.08
19974,862,3744,902,34679,9431.6310.08
19984,942,3174,980,96277,2891.5520.08
19995,019,6065,057,99876,7841.5180.08
20005,096,3905,154,790116,8002.2660.08
20015,213,1905,275,916125,4522.3780.08
20025,338,6425,405,326133,3682.4670.09
20035,472,0105,542,641141,2612.5490.09
20045,613,2715,687,563148,5832.6130.09
20055,761,8545,837,986152,2642.6080.09
20065,914,1185,973,369118,5031.9840.09
20076,032,6216,097,177129,1132.1180.09
20086,161,7346,228,370133,2732.1400.09
20096,295,0076,360,191130,3682.0500.09
20106,425,3756,491,988133,2252.0520.09
20116,558,6006,188,132-740,936-11.9880.09
20125,817,6645,869,870104,4131.7790.08
20135,922,0775,985,221126,2882.1100.08
20146,048,3656,097,76498,7981.6200.08
20156,147,1636,192,23590,1441.4560.08
20166,237,3076,282,19689,7781.4290.08
20176,327,0856,378,261102,3531.6050.08
20186,429,4386,477,79396,7101.4930.08
20196,526,1486,569,08885,8801.3070.08
20206,612,0286,653,94283,8281.2600.08
20216,695,8566,735,27778,8421.1710.09