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Lagos

State in Nigeria

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The population development in Lagos 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
LagosState5,725,1169,113,60512,131,000
AgegeLocal Government Area417,981461,743614,600
Ajeromi-IfelodunLocal Government Area593,561687,316914,900
AlimoshoLocal Government Area430,8901,319,5711,756,500
Amuwo-OdofinLocal Government Area225,823328,975437,900
ApapaLocal Government Area154,477222,986296,800
BadagryLocal Government Area119,267237,731316,400
EpeLocal Government Area101,464181,734241,900
Eti-OsaLocal Government Area157,387283,791377,800
Ibeju/LekkiLocal Government Area24,937117,793156,800
Ifako-IjayeLocal Government Area233,341427,737569,400
IkejaLocal Government Area203,383317,614422,800
IkoroduLocal Government Area184,674527,917702,700
KosofeLocal Government Area412,407682,772908,800
Lagos IslandLocal Government Area165,996212,700283,100
Lagos MainlandLocal Government Area273,079326,700434,900
MushinLocal Government Area539,783631,857841,100
OjoLocal Government Area215,837609,173810,900
Oshodi-IsoloLocal Government Area449,781629,061837,300
ShomoluLocal Government Area358,787403,569537,200
SurulereLocal Government Area462,261502,865669,400
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)
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