Nigeria ended 2016 with a population of 186,988,000 people, which represents an increasea of 4,786,038 people compared to 2015.
Nigeria ranks No. 7 among196 countries which published this information in countryeconomy.com.
The male population is greater, with 95,254,000 men, representing 50.94% of the total, compared to 91,734,000 or 50.94% women.
Nigeria , with 202 people per square km and it was in position 147th in our ranking of density population in 2016 .