Federal Republic of Nigeria

(Nigeria)

System of governmentpresidential republic
Country codeNG, NGA
FlagFederal Republic of Nigeria
Capital cityAbuja
CurrencyNigerian naira (NGN)
Predominant religionProtestant Christianity and Sunni Islam
Former colonizerUnited Kingdom (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
OPEC
Population193 392 517 people
(7. place in the world)
Area923 768 km2
(31. place in the world)
Density209 people per km2
(40. place in the world)
GDP per capita5 887 USD per capita
(130. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 2,898
(146. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 26
(149. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,532
(156. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 57,3
(107. place in the world)
Life expectancy53,9 years
(187. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 43,0
(119. place in the world)
CO2 emissions94,847 Mt CO2/year
(41. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km2103 t CO2/km2/year
(105. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita0,5 t CO2/per capita/year
(145. place in the world)
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