Nigeria: Statistics

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People  Source: The World Bank
Population 177,475,986 (2014)
Population Growth Rate 2.66 annual % (2014)
Age Dependency Ratio 88.044 % of working-age population (2014)
Urban Population 46.942 % of total (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate 69.4 per 1,000 live births (2015)
Life Expectancy at Birth 52.5 years (2013)
Age distribution - % of total population (2014);
Energy Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration
    Production 27,266,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Consumption 24,781,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Exports 0 kWh (2013)
    Imports 0 kWh (2013)
    Renewable Electricity Generation 5,602,000,000 kWh (2012)
    Production 2,371,513.15 bbl/day (2013)
    Consumption 302,000 bbl/day (2013)
    Exports (Refined) 18,747.78 bbl/day (2010)
    Imports (Refined) 151,680.74 bbl/day (2010)
    Proved Reserves (Crude) 37,070,000,000 bbl (2015)
    Production (Gross) 2,545,623,360,000 cu ft (2012)
    Consumption (Dry) 244,233,420,000 cu ft (2012)
    Exports (Dry) 946,247,450,000 cu ft (2012)
    Imports (Dry) 0 cu ft (2013)
    Proved Reserves 180,490,000,000,000 cu ft (2015)
Technology & Infrastructure  Source: CIA World Factbook
Airports 53 (2012 )
Cellular Telephones 95,167,000 (2011 )
Highways 193,200 km (2004 )
Internet Hosts 1,234 (2012 )
Internet Users 43,989,000 (2009 )
Railways 3,505 km (2010 )
Telephones 719,400 (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

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