Number of international tourist arrivals reached 0.034 mil in 2008 in Libya, according to Eurostat. This is 10.5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Libya reached an all time high of 0.081 mil in 2005 and an all time low of 0.034 mil in 2008. When compared to Libya's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Algeria amounted to 1.77 mil, 0.061 mil in Chad, 12.3 mil in Egypt and 7.05 mil in Tunisia in 2008.
Libya has been ranked 164th within the group of 169 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals.
The number of international tourists who travel to a country other than that in which they have their usual residence, but outside their usual environment, for a period not exceeding 12 months and whose main purpose in visiting is other than an activity remunerated from within the country visited.