Nigeria Statistics and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers

Nigeria Statistics and Facts

Nigeria Statistics and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Nigeria statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Nigeria Statistics and Facts

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West Africa Time UTC +1
  • Population: 197.217 million (2018)
  • National Languages: English
  • Capital Cities:Abuja
  • Largest City: Lagos
  • List of Major Cities in Nigeria: 
    • Lagos
    • Kano
    • Ibadan
    • Abuja
    • Benin City
    • Ilorin 
    • Jos
    • Kaduna
    • Enugu
    • Warri