Population: Libya

Yearly Population of Libya

Libya Yearly Population: Female, Male, Density, Fertility Rate, Median Age
Year Total Female Male Growth % Growth Total Fertility Median Age Density (p/km2)
1950 1,124,519 542,776 581,743 None 7.1 21.0 0.6
1951 1,142,975 553,960 589,015 1.64 18,456 7.1 21.0 0.6
1952 1,163,890 565,766 598,124 1.83 20,915 7.1 21.0 0.7
1953 1,187,740 578,501 609,239 2.05 23,850 7.1 21.0 0.7
1954 1,214,823 592,366 622,457 2.28 27,083 7.1 21.0 0.7
1955 1,245,355 607,546 637,809 2.51 30,532 7.2 19.8 0.7
1956 1,279,403 624,150 655,253 2.73 34,048 7.2 19.8 0.7
1957 1,316,913 642,225 674,688 2.93 37,510 7.2 19.8 0.7
1958 1,357,732 661,788 695,944 3.10 40,819 7.2 19.8 0.8
1959 1,401,631 682,796 718,835 3.23 43,899 7.2 19.8 0.8
1960 1,448,416 705,220 743,196 3.34 46,785 7.3 19.3 0.8
1961 1,498,076 729,098 768,978 3.43 49,660 7.3 19.3 0.9
1962 1,550,815 754,528 796,287 3.52 52,739 7.3 19.3 0.9
1963 1,607,168 781,734 825,434 3.63 56,353 7.3 19.3 0.9
1964 1,667,822 810,993 856,829 3.77 60,654 7.3 19.3 0.9
1965 1,733,307 842,489 890,818 3.93 65,485 8.0 18.5 1.0
1966 1,803,689 876,277 927,412 4.06 70,382 8.0 18.5 1.0
1967 1,878,869 912,296 966,573 4.17 75,180 8.0 18.5 1.1
1968 1,958,909 950,497 1,008,412 4.26 80,040 8.0 18.5 1.1
1969 2,043,820 990,793 1,053,027 4.33 84,911 8.0 18.5 1.2
1970 2,133,527 1,033,076 1,100,451 4.39 89,707 8.1 17.0 1.2
1971 2,228,142 1,077,305 1,150,837 4.43 94,615 8.1 17.0 1.3
1972 2,327,487 1,123,415 1,204,072 4.46 99,345 8.1 17.0 1.3
1973 2,430,754 1,171,153 1,259,601 4.44 103,267 8.1 17.0 1.4
1974 2,536,895 1,220,215 1,316,680 4.37 106,141 8.1 17.0 1.4
1975 2,645,136 1,270,345 1,374,791 4.27 108,241 7.7 16.1 1.5
1976 2,754,698 1,321,402 1,433,296 4.14 109,562 7.7 16.1 1.6
1977 2,865,639 1,373,326 1,492,313 4.03 110,941 7.7 16.1 1.6
1978 2,979,102 1,426,073 1,553,029 3.96 113,463 7.7 16.1 1.7
1979 3,096,724 1,479,626 1,617,098 3.95 117,622 7.7 16.1 1.8
1980 3,219,462 1,533,961 1,685,501 3.96 122,738 6.7 16.1 1.8
1981 3,347,779 1,588,947 1,758,832 3.99 128,317 6.7 16.1 1.9
1982 3,480,443 1,644,436 1,836,007 3.96 132,664 6.7 16.1 2.0
1983 3,614,682 1,700,415 1,914,267 3.86 134,239 6.7 16.1 2.1
1984 3,746,712 1,756,874 1,989,838 3.65 132,030 6.7 16.1 2.1
1985 3,873,781 1,813,755 2,060,026 3.39 127,069 5.7 17.4 2.2
1986 3,994,601 1,870,983 2,123,618 3.12 120,820 5.7 17.4 2.3
1987 4,109,717 1,928,353 2,181,364 2.88 115,116 5.7 17.4 2.3
1988 4,220,451 1,985,536 2,234,915 2.69 110,734 5.7 17.4 2.4
1989 4,328,935 2,042,112 2,286,823 2.57 108,484 5.7 17.4 2.5
1990 4,436,663 2,097,728 2,338,935 2.49 107,728 4.2 18.5 2.5
1991 4,544,245 2,152,373 2,391,872 2.42 107,582 4.2 18.5 2.6
1992 4,650,896 2,205,987 2,444,909 2.35 106,651 4.2 18.5 2.6
1993 4,755,134 2,258,207 2,496,927 2.24 104,238 4.2 18.5 2.7
1994 4,854,871 2,308,622 2,546,249 2.10 99,737 4.2 18.5 2.8
1995 4,948,796 2,356,980 2,591,816 1.93 93,925 3.2 20.2 2.8
1996 5,036,173 2,403,046 2,633,127 1.77 87,377 3.2 20.2 2.9
1997 5,118,008 2,447,080 2,670,928 1.62 81,835 3.2 20.2 2.9
1998 5,196,774 2,489,972 2,706,802 1.54 78,766 3.2 20.2 3.0
1999 5,275,921 2,532,949 2,742,972 1.52 79,147 3.2 20.2 3.0
2000 5,357,893 2,576,914 2,780,979 1.55 81,972 2.6 22.1 3.0
2001 5,443,249 2,621,982 2,821,267 1.59 85,356 2.6 22.1 3.1
2002 5,531,097 2,667,872 2,863,225 1.61 87,848 2.6 22.1 3.1
2003 5,620,545 2,714,484 2,906,061 1.62 89,448 2.6 22.1 3.2
2004 5,710,163 2,761,608 2,948,555 1.59 89,618 2.6 22.1 3.2
2005 5,798,615 2,808,935 2,989,680 1.55 88,452 2.5 24.0 3.3
2006 5,886,874 2,857,017 3,029,857 1.52 88,259 2.5 24.0 3.3
2007 5,974,786 2,905,616 3,069,170 1.49 87,912 2.5 24.0 3.4
2008 6,058,740 2,952,780 3,105,960 1.41 83,954 2.5 24.0 3.4
2009 6,133,987 2,995,928 3,138,059 1.24 75,247 2.5 24.0 3.5
2010 6,197,667 3,033,419 3,164,248 1.04 63,680 2.5 25.7 3.5
2011 6,247,438 3,064,110 3,183,328 0.80 49,771 2.5 25.7 3.6
2012 6,285,751 3,089,182 3,196,569 0.61 38,313 2.5 25.7 3.6
2013 6,320,350 3,112,114 3,208,236 0.55 34,599 2.5 25.7 3.6
2014 6,362,039 3,137,853 3,224,186 0.66 41,689 2.5 25.7 3.6
2015 6,418,315 3,169,825 3,248,490 0.88 56,276 2.3 27.1 3.6
2016 6,492,160 3,209,343 3,282,817 1.15 73,845 2.3 27.1 3.7
2017 6,580,723 3,255,123 3,325,600 1.36 88,563 2.3 27.1 3.7
2018 6,678,565 3,304,807 3,373,758 1.49 97,842 2.3 27.1 3.8
2019 6,777,453 3,354,834 3,422,619 1.48 98,888 2.3 27.1 3.9
2020 6,871,287 3,402,550 3,468,737 1.38 93,834 2.1 28.8 3.9
2021 6,959,000 3,447,000 3,511,000 1.28 87,713 2.1 28.8 4.0
Year Total Female Male Change % Change Fertility Rate Median Age Density (p/km2)

Libya Population Future Projection

Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, World Population Projection, 2019 (retrieved in September 2020)