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Population of Nigeria Today
228,041,058
Live
Thursday, April 18, 2024
Sources V.27 Edition UN Population Division

Current population of Nigeria

In Nigeria, the population is 228,041,058 as of Thursday, April 18, 2024, with a growth rate of 2.35% per year, 22,498 births per day, and 7,597 deaths per day. The population of Nigeria is equivalent to 2.8% of the world's total's population.

Population Today:228,041,058
Density (P/Km²):252 People per km² (156 People per mi²).
Daily births:22,498
Daily deaths:7,597
Equivalent world:2.8% of the total world population.
Growth Rate:2.35%
Median age:17 Years and 2 Months.

10 Years Nigeria Historical Population

YearPopulation
(01 January)
BirthsDeathsGrowth RateTotal Population
(31 December)
2023221,153,9928,109,1362,747,8612.37%226,393,130
2022215,928,4318,002,7582,717,2032.39%221,091,280
2021210,874,2147,923,2942,792,7042.37%215,869,824
2020205,780,5957,806,4492,708,0082.45%210,811,931
2019200,828,3887,697,8682,641,6812.44%205,720,568
2018195,946,8597,590,2882,627,3622.46%200,769,111
2017191,044,9547,486,6982,599,8112.53%195,884,123
2016186,288,9087,384,1142,573,7612.52%190,985,251
2015181,702,6617,273,1852,541,0112.49%186,232,508
2014177,055,3727,189,2762,492,6322.59%181,642,877

Nigeria Population Growth Rate Past 10 Years

Sources V.27 Edition UN Population Division

Differences with the Major Countries on population

India1,439,071,34615.85%
China1,425,306,83216%
United States341,447,34566.79%
Indonesia279,343,41381.63%
Pakistan244,238,73693.37%
Brazil217,395,198104.9%
Bangladesh174,346,985130.8%
Russia144,053,053158.3%

Sources:

The 2022 Revision of World Population Prospects is the twenty-seventh edition of official United Nations population estimates and projections that have been prepared by the Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat.