Nigeria (Federal Republic of Nigeria) , NG

Nigeria: Independent country in West Africa

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Location of Federal Republic of Nigeria

About

Seal of the President of Nigeria seal image
Seal of the President of Nigeria
Seal of the President of Nigeria seal image

Geography

Federal Republic of Nigeria is located at 10°0'0"N 8°0'0"E (10.0000000, 8.0000000). It has 5 neighbors: Cameroon, Benin, Sao Tome and Principe, Chad and Niger.

Nigeria map

The largest city of Federal Republic of Nigeria is Lagos with a population of 9,000,000. Other cities include, Onitsha population 7,635,000, Kano population 3,626,068, Benin City population 1,125,058 and Zaria population 975,153. See all Federal Republic of Nigeria cities & populated places.

Federal Republic of Nigeria Quick Facts

Population : 190,886,311
Country : Nigeria
Different from : Niger
Head of government : President of Nigeria
Plate code : WAN
Area : 923768 km2
Official name : Federal Republic of Nigeria, Orílẹ̀-èdè Olómìniira Aláàpapọ̀ Nàìjíríà, Nàìjíríà, Nijeriya, Nigeria, Naigeria, la République fédérale du Nigéria
Continent : Africa
Northernmost point : Point(5.53 13.9)
Legislative body : National Assembly of Nigeria
Named for : Niger River
Official language : Yoruba, English
Capital : Abuja, Lagos
Establishment : October 10, 1963 (57 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC+01:00
Local time : 01:16:58 (26th September 2021)

    Muhammadu Buhari ,

Federal Republic of Nigeria has 5 neighbours.

  • Gombe State
  • Bayelsa State
  • Kebbi State
  • Kaduna State
  • Lagos
  • Taraba State
  • Kogi State
  • Delta State
  • Ebonyi State
  • Federal Capital Territory
  • Zamfara State
  • Ekiti State
  • Cross River State
  • Yobe State
  • Benue State
  • Anambra State
  • Imo State
  • Borno State
  • Sokoto State
  • Ogun State
  • Akwa Ibom State
  • Kwara State
  • Niger State
  • Rivers State
  • Ondo State
  • Osun State
  • Plateau State
  • Katsina State
  • Kano State
  • Bauchi State
  • Oyo State
  • Nasarawa State
  • Adamawa State
  • Abia State
  • Enugu State
  • Jigawa State
  • Edo State

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
1960 45,138,458 - (Worldbank)
1961 46,063,563 2.01% (Worldbank)
1962 47,029,822 2.05% (Worldbank)
1963 48,128,461 2.28% Sevastopol
1964 49,169,820 2.12% Sevastopol
1965 50,238,570 2.13% Sevastopol
1966 51,336,376 2.14% Sevastopol
1967 52,468,594 2.16% Sevastopol
1968 53,640,549 2.18% Sevastopol
1969 54,859,202 2.22% Sevastopol
1970 56,131,845 2.27% Sevastopol
1971 57,453,735 2.3% Sevastopol
1972 58,829,321 2.34% Sevastopol
1973 60,285,455 2.42% Sevastopol
1974 61,857,025 2.54% Sevastopol
1975 63,565,601 2.69% Sevastopol
1976 65,426,979 2.84% Sevastopol
1977 67,425,439 2.96% Sevastopol
1978 69,512,236 3% Sevastopol
1979 71,619,219 2.94% Sevastopol
1980 73,698,099 2.82% Sevastopol
1981 75,729,574 2.68% Sevastopol
1982 77,729,805 2.57% Sevastopol
1983 79,729,313 2.51% Sevastopol
1984 81,775,217 2.5% Sevastopol
1985 83,901,572 2.53% Sevastopol
1986 86,118,046 2.57% Sevastopol
1987 88,412,920 2.6% Sevastopol
1988 90,773,617 2.6% Sevastopol
1989 93,179,760 2.58% Sevastopol
1990 95,617,350 2.55% Sevastopol
1991 98,085,373 2.52% Sevastopol
1992 100,592,242 2.49% Sevastopol
1993 103,144,749 2.47% Sevastopol
1994 105,752,796 2.47% Sevastopol
1995 108,424,827 2.46% Sevastopol
1996 111,166,210 2.47% Sevastopol
1997 113,979,481 2.47% Sevastopol
1998 116,867,371 2.47% Sevastopol
1999 119,831,888 2.47% Sevastopol
2000 122,876,727 2.48% Sevastopol
2001 126,004,992 2.48% Sevastopol
2002 129,224,641 2.49% Sevastopol
2003 132,550,146 2.51% Sevastopol
2004 135,999,250 2.54% Sevastopol
2005 139,585,891 2.57% Sevastopol
2006 140,431,790 0.6% Sevastopol
2007 147,187,353 4.59% Sevastopol
2008 151,208,080 2.66% Sevastopol
2009 155,381,020 2.69% Sevastopol
2010 159,707,780 2.71% Sevastopol
2011 164,192,925 2.73% Sevastopol
2012 168,833,776 2.75% Sevastopol
2013 173,615,345 2.75% Sevastopol
2014 176,404,902 1.58% (Worldbank)
2015 182,202,000 3.18% Sevastopol
2016 185,960,289 2.02% (Worldbank)
2017 190,886,311 2.58% Sevastopol
2018 195,874,740 2.55% (Worldbank)
2019 200,963,599 2.53% (Worldbank)

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