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Nigeria FlagMajor cities : Lagos, Aba North, Ikeja, Abuja (Capital) and Bauchi.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Nigeria Major cities

Nigeria Information

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ISO 3166-1NG - NGA - 566
NATO country codeNI - NGA
FIPS 10-4 codeNI
ContinentAfrica / West Africa
Nigeria CapitalAbuja
Official languageEnglish
Name of the inhabitantsNigerian
Nigeria National Day1 October
Nigeria Currency Nigerian naira (NGN)
Nigeria 5 %
Nigeria Calling code+234
Nigeria Country domain code .ng
Nigeria Vehicle registration plateNGR
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +1:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Commonwealth of Nations
Economic Community of West African States
African Union
Community of Sahel-Saharan States
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Group of 77
Nigeria National anthemArise Oh Compatriots, Nigeria's Call Obey

Nigeria Head of state

President of the RepublicMuhammadu Buhari (2015)

Nigeria Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Nigeria.

  1. Islam 50 %
  2. Christianity 40 %
  3. Other 10 %

Nigeria Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Nigeria (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area923,768 km² (356,669 sq mi)
Population193,875,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 209.9 /km² (543.6 /sq mi)
Length of coastline853 km
Perimeter4,900 km
Life expectancy54.5 Year (2015), ♀ : 55.6 Year, ♂ : 53.4 Year
Average years of schooling 6.0 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.532 (2018)
Gross domestic product397 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 1.9 %
2,049 US$ per capita
Unemployment22.6 % of labor force (2018) Chart
Inflation12.1 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B (Stable, 16 September 2016)
  • Fitch: BB- (Stable, 21 November 2011)
  • Dagong: BB+ (Stable, 0 July 2014)

Nigeria Chart

Graphs and data of Nigeria. Choose graph below to display it:

Population, Gross domestic product, Unemployment, Inflation

Nigeria Covid-19

Incident rate84.07
Case fatality ratio1.26260 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

Nigeria Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Coal
  4. Lead
  5. Zinc
  6. Tin
  7. Arable land
  8. Limestone
  9. Iron
  10. Niobium

Nigeria Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Sheep
  3. Cattle
  4. Yams
  5. Cotton
  6. Fish
  7. Peanuts
  8. Pigs
  9. Rice
  10. Goats
  11. Palm oil
  12. Timber
  13. Sorghum
  14. Millet
  15. Cocoa
  16. Rubber
  17. Cassava (tapioca)

Nigeria Border

Nigeria's border with 4 other countries. The list of Border countries of Nigeria below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Cameroon Cameroon 1,690 km
  2. Niger Niger 1,497 km
  3. Benin Benin 773 km
  4. Chad Chad 87 km

Nigeria Map

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Nigeria Climate

  1. Tropical savanna climate 63 %
  2. Semi-arid climate 21 %
  3. Monsoon 16 %
  4. Arid 0.90 %

Nigeria Weather (Abuja)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Nigeria for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Abuja).

Nigeria Electricity

Electrical standard in Nigeria (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : D Power plug : G
Power socketPower socket : D Power socket : G

Nigeria Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Nigeria classified by annual passenger transit.

Murtala Muhammed International AirportNnamdi Azikiwe International AirportPort Harcourt International Airport
Sam Mbakwe Airport

Nigeria Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Nigeria selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel The WheatbakerThe Wheatbaker

Offering outdoor pool with sunbeds, a spa and wellness centre, The Wheatbaker is located in Lagos. Free Wi-Fi access is available in all areas. All air-conditioned accommodations include a coffee machine and a safety deposit box... view more
Hotel Best Western Starfire HotelBest Western Starfire Hotel

Offering an indoor pool and a restaurant, Best Western Starfire Hotel is located in Lagos. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Rooms here will provide you with a TV, a DVD player and cable channels. There is also a refrigerator... view more
Hotel Solitude HotelSolitude Hotel

Offering an outdoor pool and a spa with a wellness centre, Solitude Hotel is located in Lagos. Free Wi-Fi access is available in all areas. Rooms here will provide you with a flat-screen TV, a minibar and satellite channels... view more
Hotel D Palms Airport HotelD Palms Airport Hotel

Offering outdoor pool and a restaurant, D Palms Airport Hotel is located in Lagos. Free Wi-Fi access is available. Rooms here will provide you with air conditioning, a minibar and TV with satellite channels... view more
Hotel Auris Court Suites and ApartmentAuris Court Suites and Apartment

Located in Wuse, Auris Court Suites and Apartment offers a spa and a wellness centre and a restaurant. This self-catering accommodation features free Wi-Fi. Accommodation will provide you with a flat-screen TV, air conditioning and a minibar... view more
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Nigeria Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Nigeria and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 16Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 3101225
WinterParticipation : 1Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 17Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 3101225
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