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Niger

State in Nigeria

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The population development in Niger 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
NigerState2,421,5813,954,7725,358,400
AgaieLocal Government Area79,937132,098179,000
AgwaraLocal Government Area38,91657,34777,700
BidaLocal Government Area...185,553251,400
BorguLocal Government Area110,336172,835234,200
BossoLocal Government Area86,273148,136200,700
ChanchagaLocal Government Area143,896202,151273,900
EdatiLocal Government Area...159,818216,500
GbakoLocal Government Area88,768126,845171,900
GuraraLocal Government Area48,90390,879123,100
KatchaLocal Government Area...120,893163,800
KontagoraLocal Government Area...151,968205,900
LapaiLocal Government Area73,647117,021158,600
LavunLocal Government Area...209,777284,200
MagamaLocal Government Area129,749181,470245,900
MarigaLocal Government Area...199,600270,400
MasheguLocal Government Area...215,197291,600
MokwaLocal Government Area98,234242,858329,100
MuyaLocal Government Area...103,461140,200
PaikoroLocal Government Area109,356158,178214,300
RafiLocal Government Area116,948186,118252,200
RijauLocal Government Area122,050176,199238,700
ShiroroLocal Government Area...235,665319,300
SulejaLocal Government Area151,300215,075291,400
TafaLocal Government Area...83,874113,600
WushishiLocal Government Area...81,756110,800
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)
Males2,004,350
Females1,950,422
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years1,857,615
15-64 years1,989,969
65+ years107,188
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years1,414,213
10-19 years834,577
20-29 years686,509
30-39 years447,630
40-49 years267,056
50-59 years143,272
60-69 years78,252
70-79 years43,023
80+ years40,240