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GDL Area Database (3.9.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

133 indicators, 129 countries, 1461 sub-national regions
37.1 million persons, 8.3 million households
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Total area population in millions

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Nigeria (Africa)
Total 110 113 116 119 122 126 129 132 136 139 143 147 150 155 159 163 167 172 177 181 186 191 196
Urban 27.4 29.9 32.3 34.7 37.2 39.6 42.0 44.5 45.6 46.7 47.8 48.9 50.0 53.7 57.4 61.1 64.8 68.4 71.8 75.1 78.5 81.8 85.1
Rural 82.3 83.1 83.8 84.5 85.3 86.0 86.7 87.4 90.0 92.6 95.1 97.7 100 101 101 102 103 103 105 106 108 109 111
Poor 91.4 92.6 93.9 95.2 96.4 97.7 99.0 100 101 101 102 102 103 104 105 107 108 110 112 113 115 117 119
Nonpoor 15.8 18.1 20.3 22.6 24.8 27.0 29.3 31.5 34.7 37.9 41.0 44.2 47.4 50.3 53.2 56.1 59.1 62.0 64.9 67.9 70.8 73.7 76.7
Lowest 25% 25.3 26.6 27.8 29.0 30.2 31.5 32.7 33.9 35.4 36.9 38.4 39.9 41.4 43.2 45.0 46.9 48.7 50.6 51.7 52.8 54.0 55.1 56.3
Second 25% 27.1 28.2 29.3 30.4 31.5 32.7 33.8 34.9 35.7 36.5 37.3 38.0 38.8 39.8 40.8 41.7 42.7 43.6 44.9 46.1 47.3 48.5 49.7
Third 25% 27.3 28.1 28.9 29.7 30.5 31.4 32.2 33.0 33.5 34.1 34.6 35.2 35.7 36.7 37.6 38.5 39.5 40.4 41.6 42.8 43.9 45.1 46.2
Highest 25% 30.1 30.1 30.1 30.1 30.1 30.1 30.1 30.1 30.9 31.8 32.7 33.5 34.4 34.9 35.5 36.0 36.6 37.1 38.4 39.7 41.0 42.3 43.6
Abia 3.27 2.97 2.66 2.36 2.06 1.75 1.45 1.14 1.53 1.91 2.29 2.68 3.06 2.90 2.74 2.58 2.42 2.25 2.36 2.47 2.57 2.68 2.78
Abuja FCT 1.26 1.13 1.00 0.87 0.74 0.61 0.47 0.34 0.59 0.84 1.09 1.34 1.59 1.54 1.49 1.44 1.40 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35 1.35
Adamawa 2.23 2.25 2.27 2.29 2.30 2.32 2.34 2.36 2.57 2.78 2.99 3.20 3.41 3.45 3.50 3.54 3.58 3.63 3.76 3.88 4.01 4.13 4.26
Akwa Ibom 10.1 9.69 9.23 8.77 8.31 7.85 7.39 6.93 6.37 5.81 5.25 4.69 4.13 4.01 3.90 3.78 3.66 3.55 3.65 3.75 3.86 3.96 4.06
Anambra 3.14 3.20 3.26 3.32 3.38 3.44 3.50 3.56 3.75 3.94 4.13 4.33 4.52 4.45 4.39 4.32 4.26 4.19 4.58 4.96 5.34 5.72 6.10
Bauchi 0.01 1.16 2.32 3.47 4.64 5.80 6.97 8.13 7.52 6.90 6.29 5.67 5.05 5.16 5.27 5.37 5.48 5.59 5.97 6.36 6.74 7.13 7.51
Bayelsa 1.02 0.97 0.92 0.87 0.82 0.77 0.72 0.67 0.91 1.14 1.38 1.61 1.84 1.77 1.69 1.62 1.54 1.47 1.49 1.51 1.53 1.55 1.57
Benue 4.13 4.23 4.32 4.41 4.51 4.60 4.69 4.79 4.73 4.68 4.62 4.57 4.52 4.80 5.08 5.36 5.64 5.92 5.83 5.73 5.64 5.55 5.46
Borno 0.01 0.78 1.54 2.31 3.20 4.08 4.97 5.86 5.57 5.29 5.00 4.72 4.44 4.79 5.14 5.49 5.84 6.19 6.36 6.53 6.69 6.86 7.03
Cross River 0.89 1.20 1.51 1.81 2.12 2.43 2.73 3.04 3.06 3.09 3.11 3.14 3.16 3.17 3.17 3.18 3.19 3.20 3.05 2.90 2.75 2.60 2.45
Delta 2.93 3.08 3.22 3.37 3.51 3.66 3.80 3.95 4.04 4.13 4.22 4.32 4.41 4.27 4.12 3.98 3.84 3.69 3.84 3.99 4.14 4.29 4.44
Ebonyi 2.70 2.48 2.26 2.04 1.82 1.60 1.38 1.16 1.39 1.63 1.86 2.09 2.32 2.72 3.12 3.52 3.93 4.33 4.35 4.37 4.39 4.42 4.44
Edo 4.51 4.17 3.83 3.49 3.14 2.80 2.46 2.11 2.38 2.65 2.92 3.18 3.45 3.35 3.24 3.14 3.03 2.93 2.91 2.89 2.88 2.86 2.84
Ekiti 1.69 1.64 1.59 1.54 1.50 1.45 1.40 1.35 1.59 1.82 2.05 2.29 2.52 2.28 2.04 1.81 1.57 1.33 1.50 1.68 1.85 2.03 2.20
Enugu 1.41 1.52 1.62 1.72 1.82 1.93 2.03 2.13 2.38 2.63 2.89 3.14 3.39 3.46 3.54 3.61 3.68 3.76 3.72 3.69 3.65 3.61 3.58
Gombe 0.37 0.70 1.04 1.38 1.71 2.05 2.38 2.72 2.64 2.57 2.49 2.41 2.34 2.41 2.49 2.56 2.64 2.71 2.92 3.13 3.34 3.55 3.76
Imo 2.73 2.71 2.69 2.68 2.66 2.64 2.62 2.60 2.92 3.23 3.55 3.87 4.18 4.10 4.02 3.95 3.87 3.79 3.92 4.05 4.17 4.30 4.43
Jigawa 2.61 2.65 2.70 2.74 2.79 2.83 2.88 2.92 3.26 3.60 3.94 4.27 4.61 4.94 5.28 5.61 5.94 6.27 6.45 6.63 6.81 6.99 7.17
Kaduna 4.40 4.64 4.88 5.13 5.37 5.61 5.86 6.10 6.19 6.27 6.36 6.45 6.53 6.98 7.43 7.87 8.32 8.77 9.23 9.69 10.2 10.6 11.1
Kano 6.91 7.17 7.43 7.69 7.95 8.20 8.46 8.72 9.00 9.29 9.57 9.85 10.1 11.1 12.1 13.1 14.1 15.1 14.8 14.6 14.3 14.1 13.8
Katsina 3.01 3.46 3.91 4.36 4.81 5.26 5.71 6.16 6.17 6.18 6.19 6.20 6.21 6.41 6.61 6.81 7.01 7.21 8.13 9.06 9.98 10.9 11.8
Kebbi 1.53 1.85 2.17 2.49 2.81 3.13 3.45 3.77 3.72 3.68 3.63 3.59 3.55 4.06 4.57 5.08 5.59 6.10 5.97 5.84 5.71 5.58 5.45
Kogi 4.64 4.68 4.73 4.77 4.81 4.85 4.90 4.94 4.66 4.37 4.09 3.81 3.53 3.45 3.37 3.30 3.22 3.14 3.05 2.96 2.87 2.78 2.69
Kwara 3.51 3.17 2.83 2.49 2.15 1.82 1.48 1.14 1.42 1.69 1.97 2.25 2.53 2.54 2.55 2.56 2.57 2.58 2.74 2.90 3.06 3.23 3.39
Lagos 5.40 5.36 5.32 5.28 5.24 5.20 5.16 5.12 6.02 6.92 7.82 8.72 9.63 9.30 8.98 8.65 8.33 8.00 8.74 9.49 10.2 11.0 11.7
Nassarawa 1.29 1.37 1.45 1.52 1.60 1.68 1.75 1.83 1.87 1.91 1.95 1.98 2.02 2.21 2.39 2.57 2.76 2.94 2.96 2.97 2.98 3.00 3.01
Niger 2.90 3.16 3.41 3.66 3.91 4.17 4.42 4.67 4.57 4.48 4.38 4.28 4.18 4.86 5.53 6.21 6.89 7.57 7.38 7.19 7.00 6.82 6.63
Ogun 3.95 3.75 3.55 3.35 3.15 2.95 2.75 2.55 2.85 3.15 3.45 3.75 4.06 4.04 4.03 4.01 4.00 3.98 4.01 4.05 4.08 4.11 4.14
Ondo 3.18 2.99 2.80 2.60 2.41 2.22 2.03 1.84 2.20 2.56 2.92 3.28 3.64 3.60 3.57 3.53 3.50 3.46 3.39 3.32 3.24 3.17 3.10
Osun 4.74 4.27 3.80 3.33 2.86 2.38 1.91 1.44 1.89 2.34 2.80 3.25 3.70 3.59 3.47 3.36 3.24 3.13 3.34 3.55 3.77 3.98 4.20
Oyo 7.87 7.25 6.62 6.00 5.38 4.75 4.13 3.51 3.99 4.47 4.95 5.44 5.92 6.10 6.27 6.45 6.63 6.80 6.72 6.64 6.56 6.47 6.39
Plateau 4.07 3.90 3.73 3.57 3.40 3.23 3.06 2.89 3.02 3.14 3.27 3.40 3.52 3.44 3.36 3.27 3.19 3.10 3.30 3.50 3.70 3.90 4.10
Rivers 0.42 1.27 2.11 2.95 3.80 4.64 5.48 6.33 6.19 6.05 5.91 5.77 5.63 5.46 5.28 5.11 4.94 4.76 5.02 5.28 5.54 5.80 6.06
Sokoto 0.93 1.30 1.68 2.05 2.42 2.79 3.16 3.53 3.63 3.73 3.83 3.92 4.02 4.22 4.41 4.61 4.80 5.00 4.98 4.97 4.96 4.94 4.93
Taraba 1.70 1.92 2.14 2.37 2.59 2.81 3.03 3.25 3.09 2.93 2.77 2.62 2.46 2.66 2.87 3.08 3.29 3.49 3.61 3.73 3.85 3.97 4.09
Yobe 3.58 3.51 3.44 3.37 3.30 3.22 3.15 3.08 2.97 2.86 2.75 2.64 2.53 2.91 3.30 3.68 4.06 4.44 4.99 5.55 6.11 6.66 7.22
Zamfora 1.08 1.68 2.27 2.87 3.47 4.07 4.67 5.27 4.92 4.58 4.23 3.89 3.55 4.05 4.56 5.07 5.58 6.08 6.19 6.30 6.40 6.51 6.62