Nigeria Nigeria: 20,144 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
Nigeria is a country in West Africa.
The population in Nigeria totals 195,88 people are is therefore most populated country in the world. The fertility rate was 5,74 births per women in the year 2015. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Nigeria in the year 2050 will rise to 410,64 and in the year 2100 to 793,94. Nigeria has a life expectency of 51,9 years.

With an area of 923.770 sq. km Nigeria has a rank of 31 among all countries in the world. The borderline with its neighboring countries is 4.047 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 853 km.

The economic strength of Nigeria in the year 2017 according to the gross domestic product accounts for 375,77 US $ and ranks 31th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita amounts to 1.969 US $ and is therefore in the lower ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 10,5 % of the GDP, placing Nigeria at rank 163 in the ranking of all countries. The unemployment rate in the year 2017 was 7,0 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1960
ISO country code NG
Internet Domain .ng
License plate WAN
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Nigeria

All datasets for Nigeria 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 (134)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (270)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (18,385)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (845)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (478)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (32)
Internet users
Merchant marine
Mobile phones
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