This is an increase of 2.67 % (4 796 305 people) compared to population of 179 838 974 the year before.In 2015 the natural increase was positive, as the number of births exceeded the number of deaths by 4 859 249.
If external migration will remain on the previous year level, the population will be declined by 64 622 due to the migration reasons.
It means that the number of people who leave Nigeria to settle permanently in another country (emigrants) will prevail over the number of people who move into the country (to which they are not native) in order to settle there as permanent residents (immigrants).
According to our estimations, daily change rates of Nigeria population in 2016 will be the following: Nigeria population density is 199.9 people per square kilometer as of August 2016.
The Presidency will present to the National Assembly three harmonised bills from the omnibus Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Foreign artisans from neighbouring countries such as Togo, Benin Republic and Ghana are now leaving Nigeria in droves.
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As of 1 January 2016, the population of Nigeria was estimated to be 184 635 279 people.
The global sex ratio in the world was approximately 1 016 males to 1 000 females as of 2015.
See also map of the world by sex ratio of total population.