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Taraba

State in Nigeria

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The population development in Taraba 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
TarabaState1,512,1632,294,8002,974,300
Ardo-KolaLocal Government Area...87,784113,800
BaliLocal Government Area...211,024273,500
Disputed AreasLocal Government Area...19,96425,900
DongaLocal Government Area84,626133,105172,500
GashakaLocal Government Area49,76587,166113,000
GassolLocal Government Area...245,086317,700
IbiLocal Government Area58,15084,302109,300
JalingoLocal Government Area...140,318181,900
Karim-LamidoLocal Government Area134,268193,924251,300
KurmiLocal Government Area...91,282118,300
LauLocal Government Area63,52495,190123,400
SardaunaLocal Government Area...224,357290,800
TakumLocal Government Area...134,576174,400
UssaLocal Government Area...90,889117,800
WukariLocal Government Area157,170238,283308,800
YorroLocal Government Area58,09689,865116,500
ZingLocal Government Area78,654127,685165,500
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)
Males1,171,931
Females1,122,869
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years1,048,376
15-64 years1,182,191
65+ years64,233
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years785,280
10-19 years498,130
20-29 years398,230
30-39 years266,469
40-49 years163,092
50-59 years85,493
60-69 years48,807
70-79 years27,413
80+ years21,886