Nigeria: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 8.97737 / longitude: 8.67747

General information

Geography

Here are the different languages spoken in the country: English. 923,768 km² make up the entire country, they use a postcode system and the key cities are: Lagos, Jos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Ikeja. Abuja is the nation's capital and the country has a border with Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Niger.

Economy

The sign for the local currency is ₦ (NGN). The GDP in 2021 was $440,833,583,992 USD, making it the 30# country in the world.

Culture

Example of famous dishes in this country: Jollof rice. There are UNESCO listed sites: Sukur Cultural Landscape, Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove.

Population

The median age of the population is 14.80 years with a birth growth rate of 3.66%. There are 186,987,000 inhabitants, or 2.51% of the population of planet earth.

Education

The inhabitants attend school for 6 years (tertiary education included). Well known universities are: University of Ibadan, University of Nigeria, University of Lagos, Ahmadu Bello University.

Good to know

Phone numbers start with +234, the country's websites have the domain name ".ng", the country's ISO code is NG Visit https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigeria to learn more about this nation.

Summary

Flag
ISO code NG
Capital Abuja
Population 186,987,000
World percentage 2.51%
Median age 14.80 years
Population growth rate 3.66%
Main cities
Borders
Spoken languages English
GDP (2021) $440,833,583,992
GDP position #30
Currency code NGN
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 6 years
National dish Jollof rice
TLD .ng
Phone prefix +234
Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigeria

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