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Local Government Area in Metro Lagos

Contents: Population

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

ShomoluLocal Government Area358,7871,025,1231,543,900
LagosMetropolitan Area5,294,77416,060,30324,187,400

Source: (1991) (2006 details) National Population Commission of Nigeria (web). (2006) (2019) Lagos Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: The reliability of the presented census figures is not very high. The National Population Commission reports a census population of 8,048,430 for Metro Lagos in 2006. Area figures are computed by using geospatial data.

Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2006)
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years121,549
15-64 years270,585
65+ years11,435
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years85,701
10-19 years74,005
20-29 years102,532
30-39 years66,024
40-49 years36,905
50-59 years20,695
60-69 years10,089
70-79 years4,347
80+ years3,271

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