Libya Country Profile

Source: CIA World Factbook

Population: 6,597,960 (July 2011 est.)
Religion: Sunni Muslim 97%, other 3%
Languages: Arabic, Italian, English
Ethnic Groups: Berber and Arab 97%, other 3% (includes Greeks, Maltese, Italians, Egyptians, Pakistanis, Turks, Indians, and Tunisians)
Major Cities – Population: TRIPOLI (capital) 1.095 million (2009)

Source: CIA World Factbook

Media Appearance Regarding Libya

Are you working on a piece relating to current issues in Libya? Dr. Gabbay lends his cultural expertise and also brings a historical perspective to your topic with his extensive background in Libyan history as it fits into a broader Muslim world picture. You can view some of Dr. Gabbay’s media appearances on his YouTube channel here.


Dr. Gabbay’s past consulting experience includes instances where his expertise was sought on projects regarding Muslim culture, and Libyan related world issues. He brings both a contemporary and historical context to these consultations while maintaining utmost professionalism. If you are in the need of a consultant, Dr. Gabbay is your doctor!

Source: CIA World Factbook

Other questions?

If you’d like to discuss a project outside of the areas mentioned above, please contact Dr. Gabbay today.

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