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Lagos

State in Nigeria

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1991-11-26
Population
Census
2006-03-21
Population
Projection
2016-03-21
LagosState5,725,1169,113,60512,550,600
AgegeLocal Government Area417,981461,743635,900
Ajeromi-IfelodunLocal Government Area593,561687,316946,500
AlimoshoLocal Government Area430,8901,319,5711,817,200
Amuwo-OdofinLocal Government Area225,823328,975453,000
ApapaLocal Government Area154,477222,986307,100
BadagryLocal Government Area119,267237,731327,400
EpeLocal Government Area101,464181,734250,300
Eti-OsaLocal Government Area157,387283,791390,800
Ibeju/LekkiLocal Government Area24,937117,793162,200
Ifako-IjayeLocal Government Area233,341427,737589,000
IkejaLocal Government Area203,383317,614437,400
IkoroduLocal Government Area184,674527,917727,000
KosofeLocal Government Area412,407682,772940,300
Lagos IslandLocal Government Area165,996212,700292,900
Lagos MainlandLocal Government Area273,079326,700449,900
MushinLocal Government Area539,783631,857870,100
OjoLocal Government Area215,837609,173838,900
Oshodi-IsoloLocal Government Area449,781629,061866,300
ShomoluLocal Government Area358,787403,569555,800
SurulereLocal Government Area462,261502,865692,500
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)
Males4,719,125
Females4,394,480
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years2,952,614
15-64 years5,952,808
65+ years208,183
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years2,109,862
10-19 years1,708,267
20-29 years2,212,811
30-39 years1,490,124
40-49 years836,473
50-59 years424,997
60-69 years194,607
70-79 years80,593
80+ years55,871