Total Land Area [1]
923,769 km² 16.60 % Forest
Deforestation Trend
0.0 % 2010
Demographics
Population of Country [2]
140,431,790
Urban vs. Rural Population [3]
Urban 51.60
 
Rural 48.40
 
Ethnic Groups [4]
Hausa and Fulani 30.20
 
Yoruba 30.20
 
Igbo (Ibo) 25.80
 
Ibibio 5.60
 
Other 4.10
 
Kanuri 4.00
 
Tiv 2.50
 
Ijaw 2.20
 
Economy
Country GDP [5]
NGN 37,936,747,890,000
Annual Per Capita Income [6]
NGN 270,144
Human Development Index [7]
0.471
GDP Breakdown [8]
Mining 41.50
 
Agriculture 30.90
 
Services 26.00
 
Industry 1.50
 
Forestry 0.37
 
Main Exports [9]
Petroleum and petroleum products (95%), cocoa, and rubber
Deforestation Dynamics Monitoring
Deforestation Rates [10]
References
[1]
NBS, 2010. Annual Abstract of Statistics, Abuja The World Factbook
[2]
NBS, 2012
[3]
Trading Economics The World Factbook
[4]
NBS, Nigeria Data Portal
[5]
National Bureau of Statistics, 2012. Grodd Domestic Product for Nigeria The World Factbook
[6]
Calculated value GDP/population 2011
[7]
UNDP Human Development Report, 2013. UNDP Human Development Report
[8]
calculated using values from: NBS, 2012. Gross Domestic Product for Nigeria Gross Domestic Product for Nigeria
[9]
The World Factbook, CIA - May 23, 2012. The World Factbook
[10]
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010 Global Forest Resources Assessment. www.fao.org/forestry/fra/fra2010/en/