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Yobe

State in Nigeria

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The population development in Yobe 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
YobeState1,399,6872,321,3393,173,200
BadeLocal Government Area106,206139,804191,100
BursariLocal Government Area70,326109,692149,900
DamaturuLocal Government Area...87,706119,900
FikaLocal Government Area118,918136,736186,900
FuneLocal Government Area124,817301,954412,800
GeidamLocal Government Area86,991155,740212,900
GujbaLocal Government Area...129,797177,400
GulaniLocal Government Area...103,516141,500
JakuskoLocal Government Area80,326232,458317,800
KarasuwaLocal Government Area...105,514144,200
MachinaLocal Government Area44,27460,99483,400
NangereLocal Government Area...87,517119,600
NguruLocal Government Area...150,699206,000
PotiskumLocal Government Area...204,866280,000
TarmuaLocal Government Area...77,667106,200
YunusariLocal Government Area76,160125,940172,200
YusufariLocal Government Area...110,739151,400
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)
Males1,205,034
Females1,116,305
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years1,083,308
15-64 years1,172,398
65+ years65,633
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years815,066
10-19 years507,562
20-29 years391,180
30-39 years254,443
40-49 years156,591
50-59 years90,401
60-69 years52,323
70-79 years30,646
80+ years23,127