Niger Niger: 19,460 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Niger is a land locked country in West Africa.
Niger has a population of 19,27 million. Niger has a fertility rate von 7,58 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Niger in the year 2050 will rise to 69,41 million and in the year 2100 to 203,78 million. The life expectency in Niger is low in the international comparison at 58,1 years.

With an area of 1,27 million sq. km Niger ranks 21th among all countries in the world. The population density of Niger is 15,2 people per sq. km (World rank 199). By 2050 the population density will rise to 54,8 people per sq. km und and by 2100 will rise to 160,8 people per sq. km. The border of Niger with its neighbor countries is 5.697 km in total length.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 came to 7,51 billion US $ and ranks 147th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 363 US $ and ranks at the lower end in the international comparison. Niger has an unemployment rate of 2,6 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1960
ISO country code NE
Internet Domain .ne
License plate RN
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Niger

All datasets for Niger by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (170)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (132)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
CO2 emissions (kt)
Economy (17,356)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (1,333)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (442)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (27)
Internet users
Mobile phones