Nigeria Nigeria: Urban population


The data set "Urban population" for Nigeria contains data from the year 1960 until 2016.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated using World Bank population estimates and urban ratios from the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects.
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Nigeria has a world share of 2.2%.

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Urbanization Daten

Data set Value
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Urban population
90,385,385
Urban population (% of total) 48.6
Urban population growth (annual %) 4.3
Population in largest city 13,661,426
Population in the largest city (% of urban population) 15.1
Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million (% of total population) 15.8

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 183,523,432
Area (sq. km) 923,770.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 405,082,677,660
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 2,178