### Highlights of Analysis:

- Nigeria Population is
**increasing** - Nigeria Population Density is
**increasing** - Nigeria Life Expectancy is
**increasing** - Nigeria Fertility Rate is
**decreasing**

Nigeria Population Analysis | Year 2010 | Year 2020 | Year 2030 |
---|---|---|---|

Nigeria Population (in million) | 158.57 | 206.15 | 264.06 |

Nigeria Global Rank | 7th | 7th | 5th |

Nigeria Global Population Share | 2.27% | 2.64% | 3.08% |

Nigeria Global Population Density | 174.12 | 212.62 | 249.36 |

Nigeria Global Population Density Rank | 210th | 212th | 214th |

Nigeria Average Life Expectancy | 50.84 | 55.21 | 59.52 |

Nigeria Average Life Expectancy Global Rank | 196th | 198th | 198th |

Nigeria Fertility Rate | 5.83 | 5.25 | 4.57 |

Nigeria Fertility Rate Global Rank | 11th | 8th | 8th |

### What is the Population trend of Nigeria ?

- Every year Nigeria population is expected to increase by 7059600 people.
- Nigeria population overall trend is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years and expected to be in Decreasing trend for next 100 years.
- Nigeria will see more birth rate than death rate for next 100 years.
- Nigeria Global Population Rank for next 50 years is expected to be in Range of 7th-3rd.

### What is the Population growth rate of Nigeria ?

- Nigeria population average growth rate for next 50 years is increasing at Rate of 2.09%.
- Overall population growth rate of Nigeria is expected to be decreasing.

### What percentage of worlds population lives in Nigeria ?

- Nigeria contributes 3.67% of world's total population.

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population & Global Rank

Year | Count(in Millions) | Global Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 158.57 Million | 7th |

2020 | 206.15 Million | 7th |

2030 | 264.06 Million | 5th |

2040 | 333.17 Million | 4th |

2050 | 410.63 Million | 3rd |

2060 | 492.64 Million | 3rd |

2070 | 576.06 Million | 3rd |

2080 | 656.68 Million | 3rd |

2090 | 730.32 Million | 3rd |

2100 | 793.94 Million | 3rd |

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population Growth Rate

Year | Count(in Millions) | Growth Rate |
---|---|---|

2010 | 158.57 Million | 2.7% |

2020 | 206.15 Million | 2.51% |

2030 | 264.06 Million | 2.33% |

2040 | 333.17 Million | 2.13% |

2050 | 410.63 Million | 1.86% |

2060 | 492.64 Million | 1.62% |

2070 | 576.06 Million | 1.39% |

2080 | 656.68 Million | 1.16% |

2090 | 730.32 Million | 0.95% |

2100 | 793.94 Million | 0.77% |

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population Share in world

Year | Count(in Millions) | Share |
---|---|---|

2010 | 158.57 Million | 2.27% |

2020 | 206.15 Million | 2.64% |

2030 | 264.06 Million | 3.08% |

2040 | 333.17 Million | 3.61% |

2050 | 410.63 Million | 4.2% |

2060 | 492.64 Million | 4.81% |

2070 | 576.06 Million | 5.44% |

2080 | 656.68 Million | 6.05% |

2090 | 730.32 Million | 6.6% |

2100 | 793.94 Million | 7.09% |

## Nigeria Population Density

### What is the Population Density of Nigeria ?

- Nigeria population density is 282.07 per sq. km and is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years.
- Nigeria Ranks in range of 212th-220th in term of population density around the world.
- As per trend, their will be decrease in population density of Nigeria.

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population Density (people per sq. km.)

Year | Population Density | Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 174.12 | 210th |

2020 | 212.62 | 212th |

2030 | 249.36 | 214th |

2040 | 285.38 | 216th |

2050 | 318.05 | 218th |

2060 | 344.97 | 220th |

2070 | 364.59 | 222nd |

2080 | 375.45 | 224th |

2090 | 376.7 | 226th |

2100 | 368.22 | 228th |

## Nigeria Average Life Expectancy

### What is the Average Life Expectancy in Nigeria ?

- Average Life Expectancy in Nigeria is 55.21 and is expected to Increase in upcoming next 50 years.
- Life Expectancy is below average when compared to global average (Currently Hong Kong Ranks 1st for Life Expectancy of 85 years).
- Nigeria ranks 198th in terms of average life expectancy around the world.

#### Table : Past and Expected Average Life Expectancy (Age) (Source)

Year | Average Life Expectancy | Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 50.84 | 196th |

2020 | 55.21 | 198th |

2030 | 59.52 | 198th |

2040 | 63.35 | 198th |

2050 | 66.45 | 197th |

2060 | 68.87 | 193rd |

2070 | 70.78 | 192nd |

2080 | 72.39 | 192nd |

2090 | 73.88 | 191st |

2100 | 0 |

## Nigeria Average Fertility Rate

### What is the Average Fertility Rate of Nigeria ?

- In Nigeria, Women gives birth to 5.25 (average) children every year and this fertility rate is expected to be in decreasing trend.
- Nigeria rank is in range of 8th-8th in term of average fertility rate around the world.

#### Table : Past and Expected Average Fertility Rate

Year | Average Fertility Rate | Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 5.83 | 11th |

2020 | 5.25 | 8th |

2030 | 4.57 | 8th |

2040 | 3.95 | 6th |

2050 | 3.43 | 6th |

2060 | 3.02 | 8th |

2070 | 2.72 | 8th |

2080 | 2.49 | 11th |

2090 | 2.31 | 11th |

2100 | 2.18 | 11th |

#### Conclusion of Analysis :

In 1950, Nigeria population was 37859744 and this continuously increasing at growth rate of average 0.02%.Currently Nigeria population is around 158578261 and by year 2030 its expected to be 264067527 .Nigeria ranks 7th when compared to other countries population. Average Life Expectancy of Nigeria in 2010 was 50.847, in 2020 its 55.21 and by 2050 it will be 66.45.As mentioned in Highlight's Nigeria population is increasing, population density is increasing, average life expectancy is increasing and average fertility rate is decreasing.

#### Reference (Source) :

- https://population.un.org/wpp/
- https://population.un.org/wpp/DataSources/
- https://www.wikipedia.org/