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Contents: Population

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

ZariaLocal Government Area284,318406,990549,400
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 Population Figures:

Gender (C 2006)
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years187,940
15-64 years207,465
65+ years11,585
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years137,683
10-19 years94,616
20-29 years73,244
30-39 years43,241
40-49 years26,479
50-59 years14,958
60-69 years7,797
70-79 years4,781
80+ years4,191

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