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population of Nigeria

Frank Mott

population of Nigeria

by Frank Mott

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Published by Human Resources Research Unit, University of Lagos in Lagos, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Nigeria -- Population.,
    • Nigeria -- Population policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frank L. Mott and Olanrewaju J. Fapohunda.
      SeriesMonograph - Human Resources Research Unit, University of Lagos ; no. 3, Monograph (University of Lagos. Human Resources Research Unit) ;, no. 3.
      ContributionsFapohunda, Olanrewaju J., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB3666.7.A3 M67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination100 leaves ;
      Number of Pages100
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4298515M
      LC Control Number78326961

        In , about percent of Nigeria's total population were aged 0 to 14 years. Read more Nigeria: Age structure from to   Definition: This entry provides the distribution of the population according to age. Information is included by sex and age group as follows: years (children), years (early working age), years (prime working age), years (mature working age), 65 years and over (elderly).The age structure of a population affects a nation's key socioeconomic issues.

        For instance, in , the World Bank estimated Nigeria’s population to be million. Also, the United Nations in put Nigeria’s population at million with a . Nigerian people and culture Famous for her huge population of more than million and with more than ethnics groups, Nigeria has the highest population in African continent. The country is made up of three major ethnic groups namely: the Hausa-Fulani, the Yorubas and the Igbos – and they represent around 70 per cent of the population.

      Niger Urban Population Currently, % of the population of Niger is urban (3,, people in ).   “Consequently, the population of Nigeria is projected to surpass that of the United States shortly before , at which point it would become the third largest country in the world.


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Nigeria’s population is projected to grow from more than million people in to million inbecoming the world’s fourth most populous population of Nigeria book. Nigeria’s sustained high population growth rate will continue for the foreseeable future because of population momentum and its high birth rate.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mott, Frank. Population of Nigeria. Lagos, Nigeria: Human Resources Research Unit, University of Lagos, [pref. (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: Revision. (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division.

Nigeria (nījĬr´ēə), officially Federal Republic of Nigeria, republic ( est. pop. ,),sq mi (, sq km), W borders on the Gulf of Guinea (an arm of the Atlantic Ocean) in the south, on Benin in the west, on Niger in the northwest and north, on Chad in the northeast, and on Cameroon in the east.

while only percent of that population were widowers, percent were widows, indicating that there were many more widows than widowers (NPC, 09). Similarly, the population and housing census of Nigeria shows that about 2 percent of the same population (i.e.

those aged 10 years and above) were Size: 1MB. Population of Nigeria (State by State) Here’s an overview of the states and their population. Kano State | 9, The population of Kano state is over million which makes it officially the most populated state in the country and this figure is approximately 2% of the total Nigeria population.

Nigeria population density. Nigeria population density is people per square kilometer (/mi 2) as of May Density of population is calculated as permanently settled population of Nigeria divided by total area of the country. Total area is the sum of land and water areas within international boundaries and coastlines of Nigeria.

Derived from total population. Population source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: Revision, (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division.

The population density in Nigeria is people per Km 2 ( people per mi 2), calculated on a total land area ofKm2 (, sq. miles). Largest Cities in Nigeria CITY NAME.

Population of Nigeria by States Nigeria has a total of 36 states, and Local Government Areas, with Abuja which is regarded as the Federal capital territory. So the population distribution in Nigeria has been among these 36 states and Federal Capital Territory Abuja.

What is the Current Population of Nigeria. According to the latest UN estimates as of Jthe population of Nigeria was estimated at million people.

However, the National Population Commission places this figure a bit higher at million people based on reports from April Nigeria’s major soil zones conform to geographic location. Loose sandy soils consisting of wind-borne deposits and riverine sands are found in the northern regions, although, in areas where there is a marked dry season, a dense surface layer of laterite develops, making these soils difficult to cultivate.

Nigeria is the most populous cou Ntry iN africa, the second biggest economy, the third largest military power and the biggest oil producer (10th oil producer in the world). Its seven most populous cities each house more than one million people, and about one out of two West Africans is from Nigeria.

Population Pyramids: Nigeria - Other indicators visualized on maps: (In English only, for now) Adolescent fertility rate (births per 1, women ages ). The total population in Nigeria was estimated at million people inaccording to the latest census figures and projections from Trading Economics.

Looking back, in the year ofNigeria had a population of million people. This page provides the latest reported value for - Nigeria Population - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term.

“Over the last 50 years, Nigeria’s urban population has grown at an average annual growth rate of more than per cent without a commensurate increase in social amenities and infrastructure. Map of Nigerian states by population density.

The following table presents a listing of Nigeria's 36 states ranked in order of their total population based on preliminary Census figures. Rank State Population 1 Kano State: 9, 2 Lagos State.

NOTE: The information regarding Nigeria on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Nigeria information contained here.

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Population of Nigeria by states: Latest data. 2 years ago views by Mary Ikande. According to reports released by the UN, the population of Nigeria as at is estimated to be million. According to forecasts, this figure will rise to million by Births are expected to exceed deaths by up to million, which denotes a.

Published by H. Plecher, In mid, about billion people lived in Africa, and Nigeria was the most populous nation on the continent. It is estimated that byNigeria.With 5 percent of its inhabitants already infected, Nigeria has reached the critical threshold that can catapult rates to nearly 40 percent of a country's population.

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Written by dozens of the country's leading HIV experts Price: $Population of Nigeria. As stated by NPC (National Population Commission), Nigeria is the most populated African country.

It has reached approximately million people inaccording to such sources as andand the population keeps increasing.