The total population in Nigeria was last recorded at 166.2 million people in 2012 from 45.2 million in 1960, changing 268 percent during the last 50 years. Population in Nigeria averaged 93.39 Million from 1960 until 2012, reaching an all time high of 166.21 Million in 2012 and a record low of 45.15 Million in 1960. Population in Nigeria is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics, Nigeria.
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The population of Nigeria represents 2.35 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 43 people on the planet is a resident of Nigeria. This page provides - Nigeria Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.