Overview - Libya

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Capital:Tripoli
Area:1,759,540 km²
Population:5,900,754 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Arabic, Italian, English.
Religion(s):Sunni Muslim - 97%, others - 3%.
Ethnic Group(s):Berber and Arab - 97%, Greeks, Maltese, Italians, Egyptians, Pakistanis, Turks, Indians, Tunisians.