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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
2016-03-21
YobeState1,399,6872,321,3393,294,100
BadeLocal Government Area106,206139,804198,400
BursariLocal Government Area70,326109,692155,700
DamaturuLocal Government Area...87,706124,500
FikaLocal Government Area118,918136,736194,000
FuneLocal Government Area124,817301,954428,500
GeidamLocal Government Area86,991155,740221,000
GujbaLocal Government Area...129,797184,200
GulaniLocal Government Area...103,516146,900
JakuskoLocal Government Area80,326232,458329,900
KarasuwaLocal Government Area...105,514149,700
MachinaLocal Government Area44,27460,99486,600
NangereLocal Government Area...87,517124,200
NguruLocal Government Area...150,699213,900
PotiskumLocal Government Area...204,866290,700
TarmuaLocal Government Area...77,667110,200
YunusariLocal Government Area76,160125,940178,700
YusufariLocal Government Area...110,739157,100
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)
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