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Niger overview

Niger is a country in Africa and his population is 15,878,271 inhabitants over an area of 1,267,000 km2. Niger capital is Niamey and his main time zone (in capitale) is Africa/Niamey.

Niger iso 3166 codes are NE (alpha-2), NER (alpha-3) and 562 (numeric). Niger FIPS code is NG. Niger currency is Franc and the dialing code is +227.

Niger postal format is : 9999 ( Code postal).

Administrative divisions in Niger : 1 Capital district, 7 Régions (Regions), 36 Départements (Departments), 264 Communes.

Largest cities in Niger are : Niamey, Zinder, Maradi, Agadez, Alaghsas, Tahoua, Dosso, Birni N Konni, Tessaoua, Gaya.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Niamey
Population :
15,878,271
Area :
1,267,000 km2
Iso code :
NE
dialing code :
227
Currency :
Franc

Largest cities in Niger

CountryNiger
ContinentAfrica
CapitalNiamey
Iso codesNE / NER / 562
Time zoneAfrica/Niamey
Total area1,267,000 km2
Dialing code+227
CurrencyFranc
Internet tld.ne
Postal format 9999
GDP7.30 billion dollars
GDP per capita460 dollars
Neighbours countriesBurkina Faso, Benin, Algeria, Libya, Mali, Nigeria, Chad.

Niger administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Capital district Level 11
Régions (Regions) Level 17
Départements (Departments) Level 236
Communes Level 3264

Spoken languages in Niger

Airports near Niamey (Capital of Niger)

AirportCityDistance
Diori Hamani International AirportNiamey9 km
Tahoua AirportTahoua373 km
Maradi AirportMaradi543 km
Mano Dayak International AirportAgadez740 km
Zinder AirportZinder744 km

Niger first administrative level


Largest cities in Niger

CityPopulationDistance from Niamey
Niamey774,2350 km
Zinder191,424745 km
Maradi163,487540 km
Agadez124,324740 km
Alaghsas88,561745 km
Tahoua80,425374 km
Dosso49,750128 km
Birni N Konni48,103341 km
Tessaoua35,775636 km
Gaya33,051232 km
Dogondoutchi31,767208 km
Diffa27,9481,137 km
Ayorou26,290187 km
Madaoua24,804421 km
Mayahi22,183603 km
Téra21,095157 km
Mirriah20,724762 km
Tibiri20,019535 km
Dakoro19,798515 km
Magaria19,419739 km
Tillabéri19,262105 km
Nguigmi17,8971,191 km
Matamey16,844689 km
Illéla16,678355 km
Tanout15,204749 km
Gouré14,639884 km
Abalak13,555498 km
Aguié13,152614 km
Filingué11,677160 km
Maïné Soroa10,6991,074 km
Say10,38754 km
Kollo10,37634 km
Madarounfa9,791547 km
Keïta8,960419 km
Tchintabaraden8,851478 km
Ouallam7,50089 km
Bouza7,141437 km
Bilma2,2911,291 km
Birnin Gaouré099 km
Loga0122 km
Kantché0688 km
Guidan Roumdji0496 km
Arlit0810 km
Tchirozérine0734 km


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