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Bayelsa

State in Nigeria

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The population development in Bayelsa as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

NameStatusPopulation
Census
1991-11-26
Population
Census
2006-03-21
Population
Projection
2015-03-21
BayelsaState1,121,6931,704,5152,209,200
BrassLocal Government Area...184,127238,600
EkeremorLocal Government Area124,279269,588349,400
Kolokuma/OpokumaLocal Government Area...79,266102,700
NembeLocal Government Area...130,966169,700
OgbiaLocal Government Area...179,606232,800
SagbamaLocal Government Area119,759186,869242,200
Southern IjawLocal Government Area267,371321,808417,100
YenagoaLocal Government Area...352,285456,600
NigeriaFederal Republic88,992,220140,431,790186,939,800

Source: National Population Commission of Nigeria (web), National Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: The 2015 population projection assumes the same rate of growth for all LGAs within a state. The undercount of the 1991 census is estimated to be about 25 million. All population figures for Nigeria show high error rates; census results are disputed.


Further Population Figures:

Gender (C 2006)
Males874,083
Females830,432
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years646,666
15-64 years1,001,066
65+ years56,783
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years441,970
10-19 years403,844
20-29 years314,523
30-39 years213,792
40-49 years152,754
50-59 years86,746
60-69 years49,556
70-79 years24,194
80+ years17,136