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The population development of Bassa as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

BassaLocal Government Area121,652189,834248,700
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 information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2006)
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years84,926
15-64 years97,612
65+ years7,296
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years62,796
10-19 years42,385
20-29 years32,821
30-39 years21,179
40-49 years13,228
50-59 years7,353
60-69 years4,438
70-79 years2,948
80+ years2,686

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