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Libya Population, Density, Fertility Rate and Life Expectancy Overview
Population Analysis Year 2010 Year 2020 Year 2030
Population (in million) 6.16 6.662 7.34
Global Rank 108th 108th 107th
Global Population Share 0.088% 0.085% 0.085%
Global Population Density 4.04 4.75 5.26
Global Population Density Rank 180th 182nd 184th
Average Life Expectancy 71.64 72.62 74.05
Average Life Expectancy Global Rank 113th 117th 122nd
Fertility Rate 2.41 2.12 1.89
Fertility Rate Global Rank 102nd 104th 116th
Note : Population Density means number of people staying per kilometer and Fertility rate means number of kids born per women

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Libya Causes of Death
Cause Type Number of Deaths % of Total Deaths
Homicide 1 0.1%
Congenital birth defects 1 0.1%
Cardiovascular disease 1 0.1%
Neonatal infections 0 0%
Lower respiratory infections 0 0%
Road accidents 20 2.03%
Diarrheal diseases 0 0%
Diabetes, blood and endocrine disease 391 39.66%
Cancers 29 2.94%
Drowning 0 0%
Fire 1 0.1%
Digestive diseases 9 0.91%
Kidney disease 0 0%
Liver disease 4 0.41%

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Highlights of Libya BMI and Diet Compositions

Comprehensive data on food supply and consumption is published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Data was analyzed by The Global Graph and is published in these below Highlights, Graphs and Tables (Data Quality & definitions)

  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations on vegetable intake is to range between 200-250g per day and in Libya average intake is 0.00 grams
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) typically set a guideline of 200g Fruit Intake per day and in Libya average Fruit intake is 0.00grams
  • In Libya, average male height is in the decreasing trend and female height is in increasing trend
  • 65.70% of population is suffering from obesity and this trend is continously increasing from last few years
  • Average Male BMI in Libya is in the range of obese and Average Female BMI is in range of obese (BMI = Body Mass Index - The WHO define a BMI <=18.5 as 'underweight'; 18.5 to 25 as 'normal/healthy'; 25.0 to 30.0 as 'obese')

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