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Nigeria overview

Nigeria is a country in Africa and his population is 154,000,000 inhabitants over an area of 923,768 km2. Nigeria capital is Abuja and his main time zone (in capitale) is Africa/Lagos.

Nigeria iso 3166 codes are NG (alpha-2), NGA (alpha-3) and 566 (numeric). Nigeria FIPS code is NI. Nigeria currency is Naira and the dialing code is +234.

Nigeria postal format is : 999999 (Postal code).

Administrative divisions in Nigeria : 36 States, 1 Federal Capital Territory, 774 Local Government Areas, 78 Cities, 2666 Districts.

Largest cities in Nigeria are : Lagos, Kano, Ibadan, Kaduna, Port Harcourt, Benin City, Maiduguri, Zaria, Aba, Jos.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Abuja
Population :
154,000,000
Area :
923,768 km2
Iso code :
NG
dialing code :
234
Currency :
Naira

Largest cities in Nigeria

CountryNigeria
ContinentAfrica
CapitalAbuja
Iso codesNG / NGA / 566
Time zoneAfrica/Lagos
Total area923,768 km2
Dialing code+234
CurrencyNaira
Internet tld.ng
Postal format 999999
GDP502 billion dollars
GDP per capita3,260 dollars
Neighbours countriesBenin, Cameroon, Niger, Chad.

Nigeria administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
States Level 136
Federal Capital Territory Level 11
Local Government Areas Level 2774
Cities Level 378
Districts Level 32666

Spoken languages in Nigeria

Airports near Abuja (Capital of Nigeria)

AirportCityDistance
Nnamdi Azikiwe International AirportAbuja26 km
Minna AirportMinna131 km
Yakubu Gowon AirportJos164 km
Kaduna AirportKaduna183 km
Makurdi AirportMakurdi195 km
Zaria AirportZaria232 km
Akanu Ibiam International AirportEnegu288 km
Akure AirportAkure315 km
Asaba International AirportAsaba331 km
Ilorin International AirportIlorin337 km

Nigeria first administrative level


Largest cities in Nigeria

CityPopulationDistance from Abuja
Lagos9,000,000537 km
Kano3,626,068346 km
Ibadan3,565,108437 km
Kaduna1,582,102164 km
Port Harcourt1,148,665479 km
Benin City1,125,058366 km
Maiduguri1,112,449693 km
Zaria975,153230 km
Aba897,560440 km
Jos816,824181 km
Ilorin814,192331 km
Oyo736,072415 km
Enugu688,862291 km
Abeokuta593,100504 km
Abuja590,4000 km
Sokoto563,861509 km
Onitsha561,066333 km
Warri536,023439 km
Ebute Ikorodu535,619520 km
Okene479,178218 km
Calabar461,796465 km
Uyo436,606449 km
Katsina432,149438 km
Ado-Ekiti424,340297 km
Akure420,594324 km
Bauchi316,149293 km
Ikeja313,196534 km
Makurdi292,645186 km
Minna291,905121 km
Effon Alaiye279,319324 km
Ilesa277,904343 km
Owo276,574295 km
Umuahia264,662393 km
Ondo257,005366 km
Ikot Ekpene254,806432 km
Iwo250,443398 km
Gombe250,258426 km
Jimeta248,148546 km
Gusau226,857358 km
Mubi225,705648 km
Ikire222,160410 km
Owerri215,038401 km
Shagamu214,558490 km
Ijebu-Ode209,175467 km
Ugep200,276367 km
Nnewi193,987344 km
Ise-Ekiti190,063289 km
Ila Orangun179,192308 km
Saki178,677453 km
Bida171,656163 km
Awka167,738320 km
Ijero-Ekiti167,632301 km
Inisa164,161373 km
Suleja162,13537 km
Sapele161,686405 km
Osogbo156,694354 km
Kisi155,510400 km
Gbongan139,485388 km
Ejigbo138,357373 km
Funtua136,811275 km
Igboho136,764412 km
Buguma135,404486 km
Ikirun134,240336 km
Abakaliki134,102312 km
Okrika133,271483 km
Amaigbo127,300366 km
Lafia127,236129 km
Gashua125,817575 km
Modakeke119,529402 km
Bama118,121732 km
Ilobu118,089358 km
Jalingo117,757425 km
Okigwe115,499360 km
Offa113,830322 km
Esuk Oron112,033481 km
Nsukka111,017245 km
Nguru111,014534 km
Hadejia110,753469 km
Ijebu-Igbo109,261450 km
Uromi108,608292 km
Birnin Kebbi108,164522 km
Pindiga106,322391 km
Azare105,687415 km
Nkpor103,733332 km
Ikere-Ekiti103,054304 km
Lafiagi102,779230 km
Kontagora98,754268 km
Kuje97,36735 km
Yola96,006548 km
Biu95,005544 km
Olupona95,002399 km
Lere93,290189 km
Wukari92,933284 km
Igbo-Ora92,719497 km
Emure-Ekiti90,645288 km
Isieke89,990304 km
Ifo88,272536 km
Igede-Ekiti87,282303 km
Effium86,945277 km
Idanre86,468340 km


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