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Zamfara

State in Nigeria

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The population development in Zamfara 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
ZamfaraState2,051,5913,278,8734,515,400
AnkaLocal Government Area...143,637197,800
BakuraLocal Government Area126,865187,141257,700
Birnin MagajiLocal Government Area...184,083253,500
BukkuyumLocal Government Area121,069216,348297,900
BunguduLocal Government Area189,783258,644356,200
GummiLocal Government Area...206,721284,700
GusauLocal Government Area259,336383,712528,400
Kaura NamodaLocal Government Area...285,363393,000
MaradunLocal Government Area131,423207,563285,800
MaruLocal Government Area...293,141403,700
ShinkafiLocal Government Area...135,964187,200
Talata MafaraLocal Government Area138,844215,650297,000
TsafeLocal Government Area163,512266,929367,600
ZurmiLocal Government Area176,683293,977404,800
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)
Males1,641,623
Females1,637,250
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years1,572,822
15-64 years1,613,022
65+ years93,029
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years1,215,042
10-19 years672,714
20-29 years539,415
30-39 years359,844
40-49 years214,693
50-59 years128,463
60-69 years72,771
70-79 years41,511
80+ years34,420