Home  →    →    →  Administrative Division
Show Map

Bayelsa

State in Nigeria

Contents: Subdivision

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
2016-03-21
BayelsaState1,121,6931,704,5152,278,000
BrassLocal Government Area...184,127246,100
EkeremorLocal Government Area124,279269,588360,300
Kolokuma/OpokumaLocal Government Area...79,266105,900
NembeLocal Government Area...130,966175,000
OgbiaLocal Government Area...179,606240,000
SagbamaLocal Government Area119,759186,869249,700
Southern IjawLocal Government Area267,371321,808430,100
YenagoaLocal Government Area...352,285470,800
NigeriaFederal Republic88,992,220140,431,790193,392,500

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

Explanation: The 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