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The population development of Gamawa as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

GamawaLocal Government Area...284,411399,600
NigeriaFederal Republic88,992,220140,431,790193,392,500

Source: National Population Commission of Nigeria (web), National Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: The population projection assumes the same rate of growth for all LGAs within a state. The undercount of the 1991 census is estimated to be about 25 million. All population figures for Nigeria show high error rates; census results are disputed.

Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2006)
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years135,545
15-64 years141,490
65+ years7,376
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years103,168
10-19 years61,374
20-29 years47,167
30-39 years31,114
40-49 years19,067
50-59 years10,640
60-69 years5,982
70-79 years3,371
80+ years2,528

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