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Nigeria

Area of Nigeria 909,843 km²
Population 182.1 million
Male Population 92,550,297 (50.8%)
Female Population 89,563,270 (49.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015  +186.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015  +48.3%
Median Age 18.9 years old
Male Median Age 18.5 years old
Female Median Age 19.3 years old
Timezone West Africa Standard Time
Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria, is a federal republic in West Africa, bordering Niger in the north, Chad in the northeast, Cameroon in the east, and Benin in the west. Source: Wikipedia

COVID-19 Data for Nigeria

Last Updated: March 5, 2021
158,042
Total Cases
1,954
Total Deaths
137,025
Total Recovered

Total Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases in Nigeria

Total Coronavirus (COVID-19) Deaths in Nigeria

Total Cases per 10M population 8,678
Deaths per 10M population 107
Total Cases per 1M population 868
Deaths per 1M population 10.7

New Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases / Deaths in Nigeria

DateTotal CasesNew CasesTotal DeathsNew Deaths
3/5/21 158,042 +371 1,954 +3
3/4/21 157,671 +711 1,951 +12
3/3/21 156,960 +464 1,939 +16
3/2/21 156,496 +479 1,923 +8
3/1/21 156,017 +360 1,915 +8
2/28/21 155,657 +240 1,907 +2
2/27/21 155,417 +341 1,905 +3
2/26/21 155,076 +600 1,902 +11
2/25/21 154,476 +634 1,891 +6
2/24/21 153,842 +655 1,885 +11
2/23/21 153,187 +571 1,874 +12
2/22/21 152,616 +542 1,862 +23
2/21/21 152,074 +521 1,839 +8
2/20/21 151,553 +645 1,831 +18
2/19/21 150,908 +662 1,813 +10
2/18/21 150,246 +877 1,803 +16
2/17/21 149,369 +1,073 1,787 +10
2/16/21 148,296 +1,368 1,777 +16
2/15/21 146,928 +744 1,761 +9
2/14/21 146,184 +520 1,752 +5
2/13/21 145,664 +1,143 1,747 +13
2/12/21 144,521 +1,005 1,734 +24
2/11/21 143,516 +938 1,710 +8
2/10/21 142,578 +1,131 1,702 +8
2/9/21 141,447 +1,056 1,694 +21
2/8/21 140,391 +643 1,673 +6
2/7/21 139,748 +506 1,667 +20
2/6/21 139,242 +1,588 1,647 +6
2/5/21 137,654 +1,624 1,641 +9
2/4/21 136,030 +1,340 1,632 +14
2/3/21 134,690 +1,138 1,618 +5
2/2/21 133,552 +1,634 1,613 +6
2/1/21 131,918 +676 1,607 +21
1/31/21 131,242 +685 1,586 +8
1/30/21 130,557 +1,883 1,578 +1
1/29/21 128,674 +1,650 1,577 +30
1/28/21 127,024 +864 1,547 +4
1/27/21 126,160 +1,861 1,543 +21
1/26/21 124,299 +1,303 1,522 +15
1/25/21 122,996 +1,430 1,507 +3
1/24/21 121,566 +964 1,504 +2
1/23/21 120,602 +2,464 1,502 +12
1/22/21 118,138 +1,483 1,490 +5
1/21/21 116,655 +1,964 1,485 +7
1/20/21 114,691 +1,386 1,478 +14
1/19/21 113,305 +1,301 1,464 +15
1/18/21 112,004 +1,617 1,449 +14
1/17/21 110,387 +1,444 1,435 +15
1/16/21 108,943 +1,598 1,420 +7
1/15/21 107,345 +1,867 1,413 +8
1/14/21 105,478 +1,479 1,405 +23
1/13/21 103,999 +1,398 1,382 +9
1/12/21 102,601 +1,270 1,373 +12
1/11/21 101,331 +1,244 1,361 +3
1/10/21 100,087 +1,024 1,358 +8
1/9/21 99,063 +1,585 1,350 +8
1/8/21 97,478 +1,544 1,342 +12
1/7/21 95,934 +1,565 1,330 +6
1/6/21 94,369 +1,664 1,324 +5
1/5/21 92,705 +1,354 1,319 +1
1/4/21 91,351 +1,271 1,318 +7
1/3/21 90,080 +917 1,311 +9
1/2/21 89,163 +576 1,302 +8
1/1/21 88,587 +980 1,294 +5
12/31/20 87,607 +1,031 1,289 +11
12/30/20 86,576 +1,016 1,278 +11
12/29/20 85,560 +749 1,267 +3
12/28/20 84,811 +397 1,264 +10
12/27/20 84,414 +838 1,254 +7
12/26/20 83,576 +829 1,247 +1
12/25/20 82,747 +784 1,246 +4
12/24/20 81,963 +1,041 1,242 +6
12/23/20 80,922 +1,133 1,236 +5
12/22/20 79,789 +999 1,231 +4
12/21/20 78,790 +356 1,227 +6
12/20/20 78,434 +501 1,221 +3
12/19/20 77,933 +920 1,218 +6
12/18/20 77,013 +806 1,212 +11
12/17/20 76,207 +1,145 1,201 +1
12/16/20 75,062 +930 1,200 0
12/15/20 74,132 +758 1,200 +3
12/14/20 73,374 +199 1,197 0
12/13/20 73,175 +418 1,197 +3
12/12/20 72,757 +617 1,194 +4
12/11/20 72,140 +796 1,190 0
12/10/20 71,344 +675 1,190 +6
12/9/20 70,669 +474 1,184 +2
12/8/20 70,195 +550 1,182 +1
12/7/20 69,645 +390 1,181 +1
12/6/20 69,255 +318 1,180 0
12/5/20 68,937 +310 1,180 +1
12/4/20 68,627 +324 1,179 0
12/3/20 68,303 +343 1,179 +2
12/2/20 67,960 +122 1,177 +1
12/1/20 67,838 +281 1,176 +3
11/30/20 67,557 +145 1,173 0
11/29/20 67,412 +82 1,173 +2
11/28/20 67,330 +110 1,171 0
11/27/20 67,220 +246 1,171 +2
11/26/20 66,974 +169 1,169 0
11/25/20 66,805 +198 1,169 0
11/24/20 66,607 +168 1,169 +1
11/23/20 66,439 +56 1,168 +1
11/22/20 66,383 +155 1,167 +1
11/21/20 66,228 +246 1,166 +1
11/20/20 65,982 +143 1,165 0
11/19/20 65,839 +146 1,165 +2
11/18/20 65,693 +236 1,163 0
11/17/20 65,457 +152 1,163 0
11/16/20 65,305 +157 1,163 0
11/15/20 65,148 +152 1,163 0
11/14/20 64,996 +112 1,163 0
11/13/20 64,884 +156 1,163 +1
11/12/20 64,728 +212 1,162 0
11/11/20 64,516 +180 1,162 +2
11/10/20 64,336 +152 1,160 +2
11/9/20 64,184 +94 1,158 +4
11/8/20 64,090 +300 1,154 0
11/7/20 63,790 +59 1,155 0
11/6/20 63,731 +223 1,155 0
11/5/20 63,508 +180 1,155 0
11/4/20 63,328 +155 1,155 +4
11/3/20 63,173 +137 1,151 +4
11/2/20 63,036 +72 1,147 +1
11/1/20 62,964 +111 1,146 +2
10/31/20 62,853 +162 1,144 0
10/30/20 62,691 +170 1,144 +3
10/29/20 62,521 +150 1,141 +2
10/28/20 62,371 +147 1,139 +4
10/27/20 62,224 +113 1,135 +3
10/26/20 62,111 +119 1,132 +2
10/25/20 61,992 +62 1,130 +1
10/24/20 61,930 +48 1,129 0
10/23/20 61,882 +77 1,129 +2
10/22/20 61,805 +138 1,127 +2
10/21/20 61,667 +37 1,125 0
10/20/20 61,630 +72 1,125 0
10/19/20 61,558 +118 1,125 0
10/18/20 61,440 +133 1,125 +2
10/17/20 61,307 +113 1,123 +4
10/16/20 61,194 +212 1,119 +3
10/15/20 60,982 +148 1,116 0
10/14/20 60,834 +179 1,116 0
10/13/20 60,655 +225 1,116 +1
10/12/20 60,430 +164 1,115 0
10/11/20 60,266 +163 1,115 0
10/10/20 60,103 +111 1,115 +2
10/9/20 59,992 +151 1,113 0
10/8/20 59,841 +103 1,113 0
10/7/20 59,738 +155 1,113 0
10/6/20 59,583 +118 1,113 0
10/5/20 59,465 +120 1,113 0
10/4/20 59,345 +58 1,113 0
10/3/20 59,287 +160 1,113 +1
10/2/20 59,127 +126 1,112 0
10/1/20 59,001 +153 1,112 0
9/30/20 58,848 +201 1,112 +1
9/29/20 58,647 +187 1,111 0
9/28/20 58,460 +136 1,111 +3
9/27/20 58,324 +126 1,108 +2
9/26/20 58,198 +136 1,106 +3
9/25/20 58,062 +213 1,103 +1
9/24/20 57,849 +125 1,102 0
9/23/20 57,724 +111 1,102 +2
9/22/20 57,613 +176 1,100 0
9/21/20 57,437 +195 1,100 +2
9/20/20 57,242 +97 1,098 +3
9/19/20 57,145 +189 1,095 +1
9/18/20 56,956 +221 1,094 +1
9/17/20 56,735 +131 1,093 +2
9/16/20 56,604 +126 1,091 +3
9/15/20 56,478 +90 1,088 +5
9/14/20 56,388 +132 1,083 +1
9/13/20 56,256 +79 1,082 +4
9/12/20 56,177 +160 1,078 +2
9/11/20 56,017 +188 1,076 +1
9/10/20 55,829 +197 1,075 +5
9/9/20 55,632 +176 1,070 +3
9/8/20 55,456 +296 1,067 +6
9/7/20 55,160 +155 1,061 +4
9/6/20 55,005 +100 1,057 +3
9/5/20 54,905 +162 1,054 +3
9/4/20 54,743 +155 1,051 +3
9/3/20 54,588 +125 1,048 +21
9/2/20 54,463 +216 1,027 +4
9/1/20 54,247 +239 1,023 +10
8/31/20 54,008 +143 1,013 0
8/30/20 53,865 +138 1,013 +2
8/29/20 53,727 +250 1,011 0
8/28/20 53,477 +160 1,011 0
8/27/20 53,317 +296 1,011 +1
8/26/20 53,021 +221 1,010 +3
8/25/20 52,800 +252 1,007 +3
8/24/20 52,548 +321 1,004 +2
8/23/20 52,227 +322 1,002 +5
8/22/20 51,905 +601 997 +1
8/21/20 51,304 +340 996 +4
8/20/20 50,964 +476 992 +7
8/19/20 50,488 +593 985 +4
8/18/20 49,895 +410 981 +4
8/17/20 49,485 +417 977 +2
8/16/20 49,068 +298 975 +1
8/15/20 48,770 +325 974 +1
8/14/20 48,445 +329 973 +7
8/13/20 48,116 +373 966 +10
8/12/20 47,743 +453 956 0
8/11/20 47,290 +423 956 +6
8/10/20 46,867 +290 950 +5
8/9/20 46,577 +437 945 +3
8/8/20 46,140 +453 942 +6
8/7/20 45,687 +443 936 +6
8/6/20 45,244 +354 930 +3
8/5/20 44,890 +457 927 +17
8/4/20 44,433 +304 910 +14
8/3/20 44,129 +288 896 +8
8/2/20 43,841 +304 888 +5
8/1/20 43,537 +386 883 +4
7/31/20 43,151 +462 879 +1
7/30/20 42,689 +481 878 +5
7/29/20 42,208 +404 873 +5
7/28/20 41,804 +624 868 +8
7/27/20 41,180 +648 860 +2
7/26/20 40,532 +555 858 +2
7/25/20 39,977 +438 856 +11
7/24/20 39,539 +591 845 +12
7/23/20 38,948 +604 833 +20
7/22/20 38,344 +543 813 +8
7/21/20 37,801 +576 805 +4
7/20/20 37,225 +562 801 +12
7/19/20 36,663 +556 789 +11
7/18/20 36,107 +653 778 +6
7/17/20 35,454 +600 772 +3
7/16/20 34,854 +595 769 +9
7/15/20 34,259 +643 760 +6
7/14/20 33,616 +463 754 +10
7/13/20 33,153 +595 744 +4
7/12/20 32,558 +571 740 +16
7/11/20 31,987 +664 724 +15
7/10/20 31,323 +575 709 +20
7/9/20 30,748 +499 689 +5
7/8/20 30,249 +460 684 +15
7/7/20 29,789 +503 669 +15
7/6/20 29,286 +575 654 +9
7/5/20 28,711 +544 645 +11
7/4/20 28,167 +603 634 +6
7/3/20 27,564 +454 628 +12
7/2/20 27,110 +626 616 +13
7/1/20 26,484 +790 603 +13
6/30/20 25,694 +561 590 +17
6/29/20 25,133 +566 573 +8
6/28/20 24,567 +490 565 +7
6/27/20 24,077 +779 558 +4
6/26/20 23,298 +684 554 +5
6/25/20 22,614 +594 549 +7
6/24/20 22,020 +649 542 +9
6/23/20 21,371 +452 533 +8
6/22/20 20,919 +675 525 +7
6/21/20 20,244 +436 518 +12
6/20/20 19,808 +661 506 +19
6/19/20 19,147 +667 487 +12
6/18/20 18,480 +745 475 +6
6/17/20 17,735 +587 469 +14
6/16/20 17,148 +490 455 +31
6/15/20 16,658 +573 424 +4
6/14/20 16,085 +403 420 +13
6/13/20 15,682 +501 407 +8
6/12/20 15,181 +627 399 +12
6/11/20 14,554 +681 387 +5
6/10/20 13,873 +409 382 +17
6/9/20 13,464 +663 365 +4
6/8/20 12,801 +315 361 +7
6/7/20 12,486 +253 354 +12
6/6/20 12,233 +389 342 +9
6/5/20 11,844 +328 333 +10
6/4/20 11,516 +350 323 +8
6/3/20 11,166 +347 315 +1
6/2/20 10,819 +241 314 +15
6/1/20 10,578 +416 299 +12
5/31/20 10,162 +307 287 +14
5/30/20 9,855 +553 273 +12
5/29/20 9,302 +387 261 +2
5/28/20 8,915 +182 259 +5
5/27/20 8,733 +389 254 +5
5/26/20 8,344 +276 249 +16
5/25/20 8,068 +229 233 +7
5/24/20 7,839 +313 226 +5
5/23/20 7,526 +265 221 0
5/22/20 7,261 +245 221 +10
5/21/20 7,016 +339 211 +11
5/20/20 6,677 +276 200 +8
5/19/20 6,401 +226 192 +1
5/18/20 6,175 +216 191 +9
5/17/20 5,959 +338 182 +6
5/16/20 5,621 +171 176 +5
5/15/20 5,450 +288 171 +4
5/14/20 5,162 +191 167 +3
5/13/20 4,971 +184 164 +6
5/12/20 4,787 +146 158 +8
5/11/20 4,641 +242 150 +7
5/10/20 4,399 +248 143 +15
5/9/20 4,151 +239 128 +11
5/8/20 3,912 +386 117 +10
5/7/20 3,526 +381 107 +4
5/6/20 3,145 +195 103 +5
5/5/20 2,950 +148 98 +5
5/4/20 2,802 +244 93 +6
5/3/20 2,558 +170 87 +2
5/2/20 2,388 +218 85 +17
5/1/20 2,170 +238 68 +10
4/30/20 1,932 +204 58 +7
4/29/20 1,728 +196 51 +7
4/28/20 1,532 +195 44 +4
4/27/20 1,337 +64 40 0
4/26/20 1,273 +91 40 +5
4/25/20 1,182 +87 35 +3
4/24/20 1,095 +114 32 +1
4/23/20 981 +108 31 +3
4/22/20 873 +208 28 +6
4/21/20 665 0 22 0
4/20/20 665 +38 22 +1
4/19/20 627 +85 21 +2
4/18/20 542 +49 19 +2
4/17/20 493 +51 17 +4
4/16/20 442 +35 13 +1
4/15/20 407 +34 12 +1
4/14/20 373 +30 11 +1
4/13/20 343 +20 10 0
4/12/20 323 +5 10 0
4/11/20 318 +13 10 +3
4/10/20 305 +17 7 0
4/9/20 288 +12 7 +1
4/8/20 276 +22 6 0
4/7/20 254 +16 6 +1
4/6/20 238 +6 5 0
4/5/20 232 +18 5 +1
4/4/20 214 +4 4 0
4/3/20 210 +26 4 +2
4/2/20 184 +10 2 0
4/1/20 174 +39 2 0
3/31/20 135 +4 2 0
3/30/20 131 +20 2 +1
3/29/20 111 +22 1 0
3/28/20 89 +19 1 0
3/27/20 70 +5 1 0
3/26/20 65 +14 1 0
3/25/20 51 +7 1 0
3/24/20 44 +4 1 0
3/23/20 40 +10 1 +1
3/22/20 30 +8 0 0
3/21/20 22 +10 0 0
3/20/20 12 +4 0 0
3/19/20 8 0 0 0
3/18/20 8 +5 0 0
3/17/20 3 +1 0 0
3/16/20 2 0 0 0
3/15/20 2 0 0 0
3/14/20 2 0 0 0
3/13/20 2 0 0 0
3/12/20 2 0 0 0
3/11/20 2 0 0 0
3/10/20 2 0 0 0
3/9/20 2 +1 0 0
3/8/20 1 0 0 0
3/7/20 1 0 0 0
3/6/20 1 0 0 0
3/5/20 1 0 0 0
3/4/20 1 0 0 0
3/3/20 1 0 0 0
3/2/20 1 0 0 0
3/1/20 1 0 0 0
2/29/20 1 0 0 0

Nigeria Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population 63,506,140 95,546,657 122,794,912 182,113,567
Population Density 69.8 / km² 105.0 / km² 135.0 / km² 200.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Nigeria Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5 14,994,138 14,291,909 29,286,047
5-9 13,457,464 12,460,757 25,918,221
10-14 11,012,772 9,888,220 20,900,992
15-19 9,762,016 9,540,930 19,302,946
20-24 8,103,690 9,343,519 17,447,209
25-29 7,208,237 8,672,066 15,880,304
30-34 5,864,967 6,440,628 12,305,596
35-39 4,764,819 4,761,359 9,526,179
40-44 4,410,791 3,966,980 8,377,771
45-49 3,326,304 2,628,809 5,955,114
50-54 3,064,061 2,440,140 5,504,201
55-59 1,542,320 1,134,203 2,676,524
60-64 1,763,770 1,405,553 3,169,323
65-69 812,591 675,641 1,488,233
70-74 989,787 729,729 1,719,517
75-79 422,868 326,165 749,034
80-84 528,129 454,373 982,503
85 Plus 521,573 402,289 923,863
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Nigeria Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 800 to 2100
YearEst. PopulationAvg 10 year growth %Avg 10 year growth
800 4,784,033 n/a n/a
900 5,739,687 1.8% 95,565
1000 6,695,598 1.6% 95,591
1100 7,175,038 0.7% 47,944
1200 7,654,812 0.6% 47,977
1300 8,611,992 1.2% 95,718
1400 9,569,076 1.1% 95,708
1500 10,526,327 1% 95,725
1600 13,389,483 2.4% 286,315
1700 17,204,236 2.5% 381,475
1800 18,867,164 0.9% 166,292
1900 22,720,027 1.9% 385,286
1910 23,560,252 3.7% 840,225
1920 24,661,898 4.7% 1,101,646
1930 26,222,761 6.3% 1,560,863
1940 28,790,825 9.8% 2,568,064
1950 35,032,114 21.7% 6,241,289
1960 43,125,524 23.1% 8,093,410
1970 54,806,980 27.1% 11,681,456
1990 95,546,657 32% 20,369,838
2000 122,794,912 28.5% 27,248,255
2020 203,935,959 28.9% 40,570,523
2030 255,762,805 25.4% 51,826,846
2040 314,373,459 22.9% 58,610,654
2050 376,199,204 19.7% 61,825,745
2060 432,587,893 15% 56,388,689
2070 483,797,658 11.8% 51,209,765
2080 527,658,830 9.1% 43,861,172
2090 562,570,021 6.6% 34,911,191
2100 589,533,552 4.8% 26,963,531
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Nigeria Annual Weather Averages

March Historical Weather Data (1999 to 2020)

Average High
33.7°C
92.7°F
   Record High Temperature
36.4°C
97.5°F
Sources:
1. NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
2. Lawrimore, Jay H.; Ray, Ron; Applequist, Scott; Korzeniewski, Bryant; Menne, Matthew J. (2016): Global Summary of the Month (GSOM), Version 1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5QV3JJ5. Accessed Fri, 08 May 2020 06:54:17 GMT.

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
Landslide Medium (6)
Drought Medium (4.5)
Flood High (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Top places in Nigeria

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