Nigeria: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 173,615,345 (2013)
Population Growth Rate 2.793 annual % (2013)
Age Dependency Ratio 89.037 % of working-age population (2013)
Urban Population 46.094 % of total (2013)
Infant Mortality Rate 74.3 per 1,000 live births (2013)
Life Expectancy at Birth 52.109 years (2012)
Age distribution - % of total population (2013);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 27.266 billion kWh (2012)
    Consumption 24.781 billion kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 billion kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 billion kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 5.602 billion kWh (2012)
    Production 2,371.513 thousand bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 302 thousand bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 18.748 thousand bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 151.681 thousand bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 37.07 billion bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 2,545.623 billion cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 244.233 billion cu ft (2012)
    Exports (Dry) 946.247 billion cu ft (2012)
    Imports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 180.49 trillion cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 53 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 95.167 million (2011 )
Highways 193,200 km (2004 )
Internet Hosts 1.234 thousand (2012 )
Internet Users 43.989 million (2009 )
Railways 3,505 km (2010 )
Telephones 719.4 thousand (2011 )
Geography & Environment Source: CIA World Factbook
LocationWestern Africa, bordering the Gulf of Guinea, between Benin and Cameroon
Total Area923,768 sq. km
Land Area910,768 sq. km
Water Area13,000 sq. km
Coastline853 km
Climatevaries; equatorial in south, tropical in center, arid in north
Terrainsouthern lowlands merge into central hills and plateaus; mountains in southeast, plains in north
Lowest PointAtlantic Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Chappal Waddi 2,419 m
Environment - International Agreements:

Party To: Biodiversity, Climate Change, Climate Change-Kyoto Protocol, Desertification, Endangered Species, Hazardous Wastes, Law of the Sea, Marine Dumping, Marine Life Conservation, Ozone Layer Protection, Ship Pollution, Wetlands

Signed, but not ratified: none of the selected agreements
International Organization Participation:
ACP, AfDB, AU, C, ECOWAS, FAO, G-15, G-24, G-77, IAEA, IBRD, ICAO, ICC, ICCt, ICRM, IDA, IDB, IFAD, IFC, IFRCS, IHO, ILO, IMF, IMO, IMSO, Interpol, IOC, IOM, IPU, ISO, ITSO, ITU, ITUC, MIGA, MINURCAT, MINURSO, MONUC, NAM, OAS (observer), OIC, OPCW, OPEC, PCA, UN, UN Security Council (temporary), UNAMID, UNCTAD, UNESCO, UNHCR, UNIDO, UNMIL, UNMIS, UNOCI, UNWTO, UPU, WCO, WFTU, WHO, WIPO, WMO, WTO

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