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Contents: States and Local Government Areas

The population of the states and local government areas of Nigeria.

NameStatusPopulation
census
1991-11-26
Population
census
2006-03-21
AbiaState2,338,4872,845,380
Aba NorthLocal Government Area86,331106,844
Aba SouthLocal Government Area413,852427,421
ArochukwuLocal Government Area97,800169,339
BendeLocal Government Area132,271192,621
IkwuanoLocal Government Area52,214137,897
Isiala-Ngwa NorthLocal Government Area...154,083
Isiala-Ngwa SouthLocal Government Area98,575136,650
IsuikwuatoLocal Government Area...115,794
Obi NgwaLocal Government Area...181,894
OhafiaLocal Government Area148,985245,987
Osisioma NgwaLocal Government Area...220,662
UgwunagboLocal Government Area...85,371
Ukwa EastLocal Government Area32,44458,139
Ukwa WestLocal Government Area...87,367
Umuahia NorthLocal Government Area...223,134
Umuahia SouthLocal Government Area...139,058
Umu-NneochiLocal Government Area...163,119
AdamawaState2,102,0533,178,950
DemsaLocal Government Area95,149178,407
FuforeLocal Government Area158,137209,460
GanyeLocal Government Area...169,948
GireiLocal Government Area...129,855
GombiLocal Government Area88,635147,787
GuyukLocal Government Area70,526176,505
HongLocal Government Area117,240169,183
JadaLocal Government Area124,856168,445
LamurdeLocal Government Area...111,254
MadagaliLocal Government Area90,159135,142
MaihaLocal Government Area83,192110,175
Mayo-BelwaLocal Government Area125,073152,803
MichikaLocal Government Area117,684155,238
Mubi NorthLocal Government Area...151,515
Mubi SouthLocal Government Area...129,956
NumanLocal Government Area...91,549
ShellengLocal Government Area52,477148,490
SongLocal Government Area...195,188
ToungoLocal Government Area...52,179
Yola NorthLocal Government Area...199,674
Yola SouthLocal Government Area...196,197
Akwa IbomState2,409,6133,902,051
AbakLocal Government Area108,833139,069
Eastern OboloLocal Government Area...59,970
EketLocal Government Area82,610172,856
Esit EketLocal Government Area...63,358
Essien UdimLocal Government Area130,215193,257
Etim EkpoLocal Government Area...105,922
EtinanLocal Government Area90,085168,924
IbenoLocal Government Area...74,840
Ibesikpo AsutanLocal Government Area...137,127
Ibiono IbomLocal Government Area...188,605
IkaLocal Government Area...72,772
IkonoLocal Government Area92,521131,673
Ikot AbasiLocal Government Area80,071132,608
Ikot EkpeneLocal Government Area...141,408
IniLocal Government Area71,29299,084
ItuLocal Government Area...127,856
MboLocal Government Area67,302102,173
Mkpat EninLocal Government Area104,127177,293
Nsit AtaiLocal Government Area...73,395
Nsit IbomLocal Government Area...108,095
Nsit UbiumLocal Government Area73,826127,083
Obot AkaraLocal Government Area...147,286
OkoboLocal Government Area69,433102,753
OnnaLocal Government Area113,048123,193
OronLocal Government Area...87,209
Oruk AnamLocal Government Area126,726171,839
Udung UkoLocal Government Area...53,060
UkanafunLocal Government Area85,944125,473
UruanLocal Government Area79,908117,169
Urue-Offong/OrukoLocal Government Area30,73470,740
UyoLocal Government Area244,762305,961
AnambraState2,796,4754,177,828
AguataLocal Government Area286,897369,972
Anambra EastLocal Government Area...152,149
Anambra WestLocal Government Area...167,303
AnaochaLocal Government Area200,607284,215
Awka NorthLocal Government Area60,728112,192
Awka SouthLocal Government Area130,664189,654
AyamelumLocal Government Area...158,152
DunukofiaLocal Government Area...96,517
EkwusigoLocal Government Area...158,429
Idemili NorthLocal Government Area...431,005
Idemili SouthLocal Government Area...206,816
IhialaLocal Government Area188,060302,277
NjikokaLocal Government Area...148,394
Nnewi NorthLocal Government Area...155,443
Nnewi SouthLocal Government Area147,428233,362
OgbaruLocal Government Area191,761223,317
Onitsha NorthLocal Government Area121,157125,918
Onitsha SouthLocal Government Area92,716137,191
Orumba NorthLocal Government Area127,476172,773
Orumba SouthLocal Government Area92,716184,548
OyiLocal Government Area...168,201
BauchiState2,861,8874,653,066
AlkaleriLocal Government Area257,871328,284
BauchiLocal Government Area356,923493,730
BogoroLocal Government Area...83,809
DambanLocal Government Area...150,212
DarazoLocal Government Area163,831249,946
DassLocal Government Area50,28190,114
GamawaLocal Government Area...284,411
GanjuwaLocal Government Area144,758278,471
GiadeLocal Government Area...156,022
Itas/GadauLocal Government Area135,707228,527
Jama'areLocal Government Area70,436117,482
KatagumLocal Government Area195,066293,020
KirfiLocal Government Area...145,636
MisauLocal Government Area...261,410
NingiLocal Government Area279,993385,997
ShiraLocal Government Area...233,999
Tafawa-BalewaLocal Government Area...221,310
ToroLocal Government Area209,253346,000
WarjiLocal Government Area...114,983
ZakiLocal Government Area...189,703
BayelsaState1,121,6931,704,515
BrassLocal Government Area...184,127
EkeremorLocal Government Area124,279269,588
Kolokuma/OpokumaLocal Government Area...79,266
NembeLocal Government Area...130,966
OgbiaLocal Government Area...179,606
SagbamaLocal Government Area119,759186,869
Southern IjawLocal Government Area267,371321,808
YenegoaLocal Government Area...352,285
BenueState2,753,0774,253,641
AdoLocal Government Area104,137184,389
AgatuLocal Government Area...115,597
ApaLocal Government Area...96,780
BurukuLocal Government Area130,450206,215
GbokoLocal Government Area...361,325
GumaLocal Government Area116,336194,164
Gwer EastLocal Government Area117,630168,660
Gwer WestLocal Government Area74,588122,313
Katsina-AlaLocal Government Area...225,471
KonshishaLocal Government Area145,614226,492
KwandeLocal Government Area180,327248,642
LogoLocal Government Area...169,570
MakurdiLocal Government Area239,889300,377
ObiLocal Government Area...98,707
OgbadiboLocal Government Area89,497130,988
OhiminiLocal Government Area...70,688
OjuLocal Government Area...168,491
OkpokwuLocal Government Area90,241175,596
OturkpoLocal Government Area...266,411
TarkaLocal Government Area...79,280
UkumLocal Government Area167,266216,983
UshongoLocal Government Area123,166191,935
VandeikyaLocal Government Area161,863234,567
BornoState2,536,0034,171,104
AbadamLocal Government Area...100,065
Askira/UbaLocal Government Area...143,313
BamaLocal Government Area195,377270,119
BayoLocal Government Area...79,078
BiuLocal Government Area109,253175,760
ChibokLocal Government Area...66,333
DamboaLocal Government Area137,824233,200
DikwaLocal Government Area75,760105,042
GubioLocal Government Area43,589151,286
GuzamalaLocal Government Area...95,991
GwozaLocal Government Area145,868276,568
HawulLocal Government Area86,964120,733
JereLocal Government Area...209,107
KagaLocal Government Area51,97189,996
Kala/BalgeLocal Government Area...60,834
KondugaLocal Government Area...157,322
KukawaLocal Government Area...203,343
Kwaya KusarLocal Government Area...56,704
MafaLocal Government Area45,436103,600
MagumeriLocal Government Area53,068140,257
MaiduguriLocal Government Area...540,016
MarteLocal Government Area59,907129,409
MobbarLocal Government Area...116,633
MongunoLocal Government Area68,510109,834
NgalaLocal Government Area...236,498
NganzaiLocal Government Area30,86199,074
ShaniLocal Government Area66,264100,989
Cross RiverState1,911,2972,892,988
AbiLocal Government Area...144,317
AkamkpaLocal Government Area118,472149,705
AkpabuyoLocal Government Area103,952272,262
BakassiLocal Government Area...31,641
BekwaraLocal Government Area...105,497
BiaseLocal Government Area101,121168,113
BokiLocal Government Area145,010186,611
Calabar MunicipalLocal Government Area...183,681
Calabar SouthLocal Government Area...191,515
EtungLocal Government Area...80,036
IkomLocal Government Area...163,691
ObanlikuLocal Government Area48,611109,633
ObubraLocal Government Area134,225172,543
ObuduLocal Government Area84,799161,457
OdukpaniLocal Government Area122,352192,884
OgojaLocal Government Area...171,574
YakurrLocal Government Area...196,271
YalaLocal Government Area156,627211,557
DeltaState2,590,4914,112,445
Aniocha NorthLocal Government Area60,998104,062
Aniocha SouthLocal Government Area107,034142,045
BomadiLocal Government Area...86,016
BurutuLocal Government Area167,648207,977
Ethiope EastLocal Government Area113,929200,942
Ethiope WestLocal Government Area105,861202,712
Ika North EastLocal Government Area126,560182,819
Ika SouthLocal Government Area109,204167,060
Isoko NorthLocal Government Area111,919143,559
Isoko SouthLocal Government Area150,836235,147
Ndokwa EastLocal Government Area75,578103,224
Ndokwa WestLocal Government Area...150,024
OkpeLocal Government Area...128,398
Oshimili NorthLocal Government Area...118,540
Oshimili SouthLocal Government Area...150,032
PataniLocal Government Area...67,391
SapeleLocal Government Area142,652174,273
UduLocal Government Area...142,480
Ughelli NorthLocal Government Area166,029320,687
Ughelli SouthLocal Government Area139,748212,638
UkwuaniLocal Government Area...119,034
UvwieLocal Government Area...188,728
Warri NorthLocal Government Area90,893136,149
Warri SouthLocal Government Area235,750311,970
Warri South WestLocal Government Area...116,538
EbonyiState1,029,3122,176,947
AbakalikiLocal Government Area...149,683
Afikpo NorthLocal Government Area107,633156,649
Afikpo SouthLocal Government Area69,725157,542
EbonyiLocal Government Area...127,226
Ezza NorthLocal Government Area...146,149
Ezza SouthLocal Government Area...133,625
IkwoLocal Government Area154,396214,969
IshieluLocal Government Area128,720152,581
IvoLocal Government Area...121,363
IzziLocal Government Area161,349236,679
OhaozaraLocal Government Area...148,317
OhaukwuLocal Government Area169,622195,555
OnichaLocal Government Area111,965236,609
EdoState2,172,0053,233,366
Akoko-EdoLocal Government Area123,686261,567
EgorLocal Government Area...340,287
Esan CentralLocal Government Area...105,242
Esan North EastLocal Government Area88,687121,989
Esan South EastLocal Government Area83,643166,309
Esan WestLocal Government Area89,628127,718
Etsako CentralLocal Government Area...94,228
Etsako EastLocal Government Area...147,335
Etsako WestLocal Government Area126,112198,975
IguebenLocal Government Area...70,276
Ikpoba-OkhaLocal Government Area...372,080
OredoLocal Government Area...374,515
OrhionmwonLocal Government Area147,537183,994
Ovia North EastLocal Government Area121,769155,344
Ovia South WestLocal Government Area80,692138,072
Owan EastLocal Government Area90,927154,630
Owan WestLocal Government Area70,37499,056
UhunmwondeLocal Government Area98,767121,749
EkitiState1,535,7902,398,957
Ado EkitiLocal Government Area156,122313,690
AiyekireLocal Government Area...147,999
EfonLocal Government Area...87,187
Ekiti EastLocal Government Area...138,340
Ekiti South WestLocal Government Area140,183165,087
Ekiti WestLocal Government Area...179,600
EmureLocal Government Area...94,264
Ido-OsiLocal Government Area...160,001
IjeroLocal Government Area95,365221,873
IkereLocal Government Area58,612148,558
IkoleLocal Government Area119,796170,414
IlejemejeLocal Government Area...43,459
Irepodun/IfelodunLocal Government Area110,259131,330
Ise/OrunLocal Government Area...113,951
MobaLocal Government Area...145,408
OyeLocal Government Area115,244137,796
EnuguState2,125,0683,267,837
AninriLocal Government Area...136,221
AwguLocal Government Area...197,292
Enugu EastLocal Government Area...277,119
Enugu NorthLocal Government Area...242,140
Enugu SouthLocal Government Area137,050198,032
EzeaguLocal Government Area112,754170,603
Igbo-EtitiLocal Government Area138,401208,333
Igbo-Eze NorthLocal Government Area139,290258,829
Igbo-Eze SouthLocal Government Area75,641147,364
Isi-UzoLocal Government Area...148,597
Nkanu EastLocal Government Area...153,591
Nkanu WestLocal Government Area...147,385
NsukkaLocal Government Area220,411309,448
Oji-RiverLocal Government Area86,361128,741
UdenuLocal Government Area...178,687
UdiLocal Government Area160,500238,305
Uzo-UwaniLocal Government Area88,112127,150
Federal Capital Territory (Abuja)Territory371,6741,406,239
AbajiLocal Government Area21,08158,642
Abuja Municipal Area CouncilLocal Government Area...776,298
BwariLocal Government Area...229,274
GwagwaladaLocal Government Area...158,618
KujeLocal Government Area44,33897,233
KwaliLocal Government Area...86,174
GombeState1,489,1202,365,040
AkkoLocal Government Area235,592337,435
BalangaLocal Government Area129,099211,490
BilliriLocal Government Area86,557202,680
DukkuLocal Government Area156,825207,658
FunakayeLocal Government Area...237,687
GombeLocal Government Area...266,844
KaltungoLocal Government Area...160,392
KwamiLocal Government Area...193,995
NafadaLocal Government Area...140,185
ShomgomLocal Government Area...150,948
Yamaltu/DebaLocal Government Area221,836255,726
ImoState2,485,6353,927,563
Abo-MbaiseLocal Government Area115,360194,779
Ahiazu-MbaiseLocal Government Area96,170170,824
Ehime-MbanoLocal Government Area97,145130,575
EzinihitteLocal Government Area92,462168,767
Ideato NorthLocal Government Area118,519156,161
Ideato SouthLocal Government Area79,236159,654
Ihitte/UbomaLocal Government Area69,009119,419
IkeduruLocal Government Area108,367149,737
Isiala-MbanoLocal Government Area106,170197,921
IsuLocal Government Area...164,328
MbaitoliLocal Government Area148,531237,474
Ngor-OkpalaLocal Government Area135,711157,858
NjabaLocal Government Area...143,485
NkwerreLocal Government Area...80,270
NwangeleLocal Government Area...127,691
ObowoLocal Government Area64,277117,432
OgutaLocal Government Area...142,340
Ohaji/EgbemaLocal Government Area119,116182,891
OkigweLocal Government Area...132,701
OrluLocal Government Area117,343142,792
OrsuLocal Government Area87,521120,224
Oru EastLocal Government Area...111,743
Oru WestLocal Government Area...115,704
Owerri-MunicipalLocal Government Area...125,337
Owerri NorthLocal Government Area...176,334
Owerri WestLocal Government Area...101,754
UnuimoLocal Government Area...99,368
JigawaState2,875,5254,361,002
AuyoLocal Government Area...132,268
BaburaLocal Government Area140,182212,955
BiriniwaLocal Government Area122,958142,015
Birnin KuduLocal Government Area...314,108
BujiLocal Government Area...97,284
DutseLocal Government Area138,451251,135
GagarawaLocal Government Area...82,153
GarkiLocal Government Area107,337150,261
GumelLocal Government Area...106,371
GuriLocal Government Area...113,363
GwaramLocal Government Area196,480271,368
GwiwaLocal Government Area58,184128,730
HadejiaLocal Government Area...104,286
JahunLocal Government Area...229,882
Kafin HausaLocal Government Area154,746267,284
KaugamaLocal Government Area96,662128,981
KazaureLocal Government Area...161,161
Kiri KasamaLocal Government Area...192,583
KiyawaLocal Government Area107,465172,952
MaigatariLocal Government Area106,811177,057
Malam MadoriLocal Government Area100,961164,791
MigaLocal Government Area...127,876
RingimLocal Government Area158,208192,407
RoniLocal Government Area55,25477,414
Sule TankarkarLocal Government Area117,042134,813
TauraLocal Government Area97,243131,861
YankwashiLocal Government Area...95,643
KadunaState3,935,6186,113,503
Birnin-GwariLocal Government Area143,072258,581
ChikunLocal Government Area...372,272
GiwaLocal Government Area171,061292,384
IgabiLocal Government Area308,239430,753
IkaraLocal Government Area...194,723
JabaLocal Government Area66,119155,973
Jema'aLocal Government Area...278,202
KachiaLocal Government Area...252,568
Kaduna NorthLocal Government Area...364,575
Kaduna SouthLocal Government Area...402,731
KagarkoLocal Government Area...239,058
KajuruLocal Government Area...109,810
KauraLocal Government Area101,455174,626
KauruLocal Government Area116,284221,276
KubauLocal Government Area...280,704
KudanLocal Government Area...138,956
LereLocal Government Area205,727339,740
MakarfiLocal Government Area...146,574
Sabon-GariLocal Government Area224,067291,358
SangaLocal Government Area...151,485
SobaLocal Government Area174,217291,173
Zangon-KatafLocal Government Area140,224318,991
ZariaLocal Government Area284,318406,990
KanoState5,810,4709,401,288
AjingiLocal Government Area...172,610
AlbasuLocal Government Area116,603187,639
BagwaiLocal Government Area106,645161,533
BebejiLocal Government Area118,833191,916
BichiLocal Government Area182,674278,309
BunkureLocal Government Area122,856174,467
DalaLocal Government Area...418,759
DambattaLocal Government Area...210,474
Dawakin KuduLocal Government Area163,668225,497
Dawakin TofaLocal Government Area156,443246,197
DoguwaLocal Government Area83,365150,645
FaggeLocal Government Area...200,095
GabasawaLocal Government Area152,899211,204
GarkoLocal Government Area...161,966
Garum MallamLocal Government Area...118,622
GayaLocal Government Area...207,419
GezawaLocal Government Area154,629282,328
GwaleLocal Government Area...357,827
GwarzoLocal Government Area118,778183,624
KaboLocal Government Area90,158153,158
Kano MunicipalLocal Government Area...371,243
KarayeLocal Government Area...144,045
KibiyaLocal Government Area...138,618
KiruLocal Government Area156,584267,168
KumbotsoLocal Government Area166,558294,391
KunchiLocal Government Area...110,170
KuraLocal Government Area...143,094
MadobiLocal Government Area78,924137,685
MakodaLocal Government Area...220,094
MinjibirLocal Government Area139,750219,611
NasarawaLocal Government Area...596,411
RanoLocal Government Area...148,276
Rimin GadoLocal Government Area60,622103,371
RogoLocal Government Area...227,607
ShanonoLocal Government Area84,861139,128
SumailaLocal Government Area164,242250,379
TakaiLocal Government Area130,007202,639
TarauniLocal Government Area...221,844
TofaLocal Government Area64,79698,603
TsanyawaLocal Government Area...157,730
Tudun WadaLocal Government Area141,288228,658
UngogoLocal Government Area168,373365,737
WarawaLocal Government Area81,666131,858
WudilLocal Government Area...188,639
KatsinaState3,753,1335,801,584
BakoriLocal Government Area132,936149,516
BatagarawaLocal Government Area84,864189,059
BatsariLocal Government Area143,620207,874
BaureLocal Government Area...202,941
BindawaLocal Government Area120,636151,002
CharanchiLocal Government Area...136,989
DandumeLocal Government Area...145,323
DanjaLocal Government Area98,524125,481
Dan MusaLocal Government Area...113,190
DauraLocal Government Area156,872224,884
DutsiLocal Government Area...120,902
Dutsin-MaLocal Government Area115,790169,829
FaskariLocal Government Area...194,400
FuntuaLocal Government Area...225,156
IngawaLocal Government Area114,935169,148
JibiaLocal Government Area124,731167,435
KafurLocal Government Area136,813209,360
KaitaLocal Government Area101,878182,405
KankaraLocal Government Area152,748243,259
KankiaLocal Government Area...151,395
KatsinaLocal Government Area223,644318,132
KurfiLocal Government Area74,020116,700
KusadaLocal Government Area...98,348
Mai'aduaLocal Government Area137,976201,800
MalumfashiLocal Government Area158,338182,891
ManiLocal Government Area121,889176,301
MashiLocal Government Area...171,070
MatazuLocal Government Area74,030113,814
MusawaLocal Government Area79,184170,006
RimiLocal Government Area...154,092
SabuwaLocal Government Area...140,679
SafanaLocal Government Area...185,207
SandamuLocal Government Area...136,944
ZangoLocal Government Area...156,052
KebbiState2,068,4903,256,541
AleiroLocal Government Area...67,078
Arewa-DandiLocal Government Area137,538189,728
ArgunguLocal Government Area...200,248
AugieLocal Government Area...116,368
BagudoLocal Government Area153,935238,014
Birnin KebbiLocal Government Area150,520268,620
BunzaLocal Government Area...123,547
DandiLocal Government Area101,919146,211
FakaiLocal Government Area...119,772
GwanduLocal Government Area107,429151,077
JegaLocal Government Area...197,757
KalgoLocal Government Area...84,928
Koko/BesseLocal Government Area107,170154,818
MaiyamaLocal Government Area113,072173,759
NgaskiLocal Government Area68,800126,102
SakabaLocal Government Area...91,728
ShangaLocal Government Area...127,142
SuruLocal Government Area116,971148,474
Wasagu/DankoLocal Government Area...265,271
YauriLocal Government Area...100,564
ZuruLocal Government Area...165,335
KogiState2,147,7563,314,043
AdaviLocal Government Area157,092217,219
AjaokutaLocal Government Area97,904122,432
AnkpaLocal Government Area...266,176
BassaLocal Government Area88,496139,687
DekinaLocal Government Area177,513260,968
IbajiLocal Government Area...127,572
IdahLocal Government Area...79,755
Igalamela-OdoluLocal Government Area...147,048
IjumuLocal Government Area66,603118,593
Kabba/BunuLocal Government Area...144,579
KogiLocal Government Area82,483115,100
LokojaLocal Government Area...196,643
Mopa-MuroLocal Government Area...43,760
OfuLocal Government Area108,095191,480
Ogori/MagongoLocal Government Area...39,807
OkehiLocal Government Area146,264223,574
OkeneLocal Government Area...325,623
OlamaboloLocal Government Area104,705158,490
OmalaLocal Government Area...107,968
Yagba EastLocal Government Area88,780147,641
Yagba WestLocal Government Area76,936139,928
KwaraState1,548,4122,365,353
AsaLocal Government Area78,722124,668
BarutenLocal Government Area110,576206,679
EduLocal Government Area138,735201,642
EkitiLocal Government Area...54,399
IfelodunLocal Government Area155,551204,975
Ilorin EastLocal Government Area...207,462
Ilorin SouthLocal Government Area...209,251
Ilorin WestLocal Government Area205,567365,221
IrepodunLocal Government Area...147,594
IsinLocal Government Area...59,481
KaiamaLocal Government Area43,165124,015
MoroLocal Government Area86,939108,715
OffaLocal Government Area74,92488,975
Oke-EroLocal Government Area...56,970
OyunLocal Government Area56,00694,454
PategiLocal Government Area...110,852
LagosState5,725,1169,113,605
AgegeLocal Government Area417,981461,743
Ajeromi-IfelodunLocal Government Area593,561687,316
AlimoshoLocal Government Area430,8901,319,571
Amuwo-OdofinLocal Government Area225,823328,975
ApapaLocal Government Area154,477222,986
BadagryLocal Government Area119,267237,731
EpeLocal Government Area101,464181,734
Eti-OsaLocal Government Area157,387283,791
Ibeju/LekkiLocal Government Area24,937117,793
Ifako-IjayeLocal Government Area233,341427,737
IkejaLocal Government Area203,383317,614
IkoroduLocal Government Area184,674527,917
KosofeLocal Government Area412,407682,772
Lagos IslandLocal Government Area165,996212,700
Lagos MainlandLocal Government Area273,079326,700
MushinLocal Government Area539,783631,857
OjoLocal Government Area215,837609,173
Oshodi-IsoloLocal Government Area449,781629,061
ShomoluLocal Government Area358,787403,569
SurulereLocal Government Area462,261502,865
NasarawaState1,207,8761,869,377
AkwangaLocal Government Area...111,902
AweLocal Government Area...113,083
DomaLocal Government Area90,719138,991
KaruLocal Government Area120,127216,230
KeanaLocal Government Area...81,801
KeffiLocal Government Area...92,550
KokonaLocal Government Area...108,558
LafiaLocal Government Area240,656329,922
NasarawaLocal Government Area127,843187,220
Nasarawa-EggonLocal Government Area73,129148,405
ObiLocal Government Area101,074148,977
TotoLocal Government Area89,596119,051
WambaLocal Government Area...72,687
NigerState2,421,5813,954,772
AgaieLocal Government Area79,937132,098
AgwaraLocal Government Area38,91657,347
BidaLocal Government Area...185,553
BorguLocal Government Area110,336172,835
BossoLocal Government Area86,273148,136
ChanchagaLocal Government Area143,896202,151
EdatiLocal Government Area...159,818
GbakoLocal Government Area88,768126,845
GuraraLocal Government Area48,90390,879
KatchaLocal Government Area...120,893
KontagoraLocal Government Area...151,968
LapaiLocal Government Area73,647117,021
LavunLocal Government Area...209,777
MagamaLocal Government Area129,749181,470
MarigaLocal Government Area...199,600
MasheguLocal Government Area...215,197
MokwaLocal Government Area98,234242,858
MuyaLocal Government Area...103,461
PaikoroLocal Government Area109,356158,178
RafiLocal Government Area116,948186,118
RijauLocal Government Area122,050176,199
ShiroroLocal Government Area...235,665
SulejaLocal Government Area151,300215,075
TafaLocal Government Area...83,874
WushishiLocal Government Area...81,756
OgunState2,333,7263,751,140
Abeokuta NorthLocal Government Area93,966198,793
Abeokuta SouthLocal Government Area...250,295
Ado-Odo/OtaLocal Government Area234,647527,242
Egbado NorthLocal Government Area...183,844
Egbado SouthLocal Government Area...168,336
EwekoroLocal Government Area...55,093
IfoLocal Government Area215,055539,170
Ijebu EastLocal Government Area61,120109,321
Ijebu NorthLocal Government Area148,342280,520
Ijebu North EastLocal Government Area...68,800
Ijebu OdeLocal Government Area...157,161
IkenneLocal Government Area...119,117
Imeko AfonLocal Government Area...82,952
IpokiaLocal Government Area...150,387
Obafemi-OwodeLocal Government Area135,774235,071
OdedaLocal Government Area86,950109,522
OdogboluLocal Government Area88,384125,657
Ogun WatersideLocal Government Area61,91974,222
Remo NorthLocal Government Area...59,752
ShagamuLocal Government Area155,726255,885
OndoState2,249,5483,460,877
Akoko North EastLocal Government Area...179,092
Akoko North WestLocal Government Area119,278211,867
Akoko South EastLocal Government Area...82,443
Akoko South WestLocal Government Area...228,383
Akure NorthLocal Government Area...130,765
Akure SouthLocal Government Area...360,268
Ese-OdoLocal Government Area...158,256
IdanreLocal Government Area85,776129,795
IfedoreLocal Government Area102,617176,372
IlajeLocal Government Area...289,838
Ile-Oluji-OkeigboLocal Government Area116,094171,876
IreleLocal Government Area100,127144,136
OdigboLocal Government Area154,320232,287
OkitipupaLocal Government Area176,615234,138
Ondo EastLocal Government Area...76,092
Ondo WestLocal Government Area...288,868
OseLocal Government Area93,033144,139
OwoLocal Government Area157,191222,262
OsunState2,158,1433,416,959
AiyedadeLocal Government Area94,777149,569
AiyedireLocal Government Area41,63676,309
Atakunmosa EastLocal Government Area...76,105
Atakunmosa WestLocal Government Area...68,350
BoluwaduroLocal Government Area...70,954
BoripeLocal Government Area110,174138,742
Ede NorthLocal Government Area...83,818
Ede SouthLocal Government Area...75,489
EgbedoreLocal Government Area40,29373,969
EjigboLocal Government Area69,366132,515
Ife CentralLocal Government Area...167,204
IfedayoLocal Government Area24,67137,508
Ife EastLocal Government Area...188,614
IfelodunLocal Government Area76,56596,444
Ife NorthLocal Government Area133,258153,274
Ife SouthLocal Government Area88,170134,490
IlaLocal Government Area...62,054
Ilesha EastLocal Government Area...105,416
Ilesha WestLocal Government Area...106,809
IrepodunLocal Government Area...119,590
IrewoleLocal Government Area...142,806
IsokanLocal Government Area...102,060
IwoLocal Government Area105,401191,348
ObokunLocal Government Area61,218116,850
Odo-OtinLocal Government Area82,314132,078
Ola-OluwaLocal Government Area39,45476,227
OlorundaLocal Government Area83,347131,649
OriadeLocal Government Area80,833148,379
OroluLocal Government Area...102,832
OsogboLocal Government Area106,386155,507
OyoState3,452,7205,580,894
AfijioLocal Government Area82,792132,184
AkinyeleLocal Government Area140,118211,811
AtibaLocal Government Area...168,246
AtisboLocal Government Area...109,965
EgbedaLocal Government Area129,461283,643
Ibadan NorthLocal Government Area302,271308,119
Ibadan North EastLocal Government Area275,627331,444
Ibadan North WestLocal Government Area147,918154,029
Ibadan South EastLocal Government Area225,800266,457
Ibadan South WestLocal Government Area277,047283,098
Ibarapa CentralLocal Government Area...103,243
Ibarapa EastLocal Government Area...117,182
Ibarapa NorthLocal Government Area...100,293
IdoLocal Government Area53,582104,087
IrepoLocal Government Area...121,240
IseyinLocal Government Area170,936255,619
ItesiwajuLocal Government Area...127,391
IwajowaLocal Government Area...102,847
KajolaLocal Government Area...200,528
LageluLocal Government Area68,901148,133
Ogbomosho NorthLocal Government Area104,295198,859
Ogbomosho SouthLocal Government Area65,958100,379
Ogo OluwaLocal Government Area36,18865,198
OlorunsogoLocal Government Area...81,339
OluyoleLocal Government Area91,527203,461
Ona-AraLocal Government Area123,048265,571
OrelopeLocal Government Area68,566104,004
Ori IreLocal Government Area103,611149,408
Oyo EastLocal Government Area...124,095
Oyo WestLocal Government Area...136,457
Saki EastLocal Government Area...108,957
Saki WestLocal Government Area...273,268
SurulereLocal Government Area64,097140,339
PlateauState2,104,5363,206,531
Barkin LadiLocal Government Area...179,805
BassaLocal Government Area121,652189,834
BokkosLocal Government Area95,218179,550
Jos EastLocal Government Area...88,301
Jos NorthLocal Government Area...437,217
Jos SouthLocal Government Area237,408311,392
KanamLocal Government Area113,500167,619
KankeLocal Government Area...124,268
Langtang NorthLocal Government Area94,707142,316
Langtang SouthLocal Government Area47,108105,173
ManguLocal Government Area187,397300,520
MikangLocal Government Area...96,388
PankshinLocal Government Area...190,114
Qua'an PanLocal Government Area141,082197,276
RiyomLocal Government Area...131,778
ShendamLocal Government Area...205,119
WaseLocal Government Area102,336159,861
RiversState3,187,8445,198,716
Abua/OdualLocal Government Area134,420282,410
Ahoada EastLocal Government Area...166,324
Ahoada WestLocal Government Area...249,232
Akuku ToruLocal Government Area102,169161,103
AndoniLocal Government Area...217,924
Asari-ToruLocal Government Area166,788219,787
BonnyLocal Government Area76,124214,983
DegemaLocal Government Area95,889249,467
ElemeLocal Government Area...190,194
EmuohaLocal Government Area154,923201,057
EtcheLocal Government Area...249,939
GokanaLocal Government Area159,461233,813
IkwerreLocal Government Area125,385188,930
KhanaLocal Government Area207,095292,924
Obio/AkporLocal Government Area263,017462,350
Ogba/Egbema/NdoniLocal Government Area190,751283,294
Ogu/BoloLocal Government Area...75,282
OkrikaLocal Government Area...222,285
OmummaLocal Government Area...100,388
Opobo/NkoroLocal Government Area...152,833
OyigboLocal Government Area85,334125,331
Port-HarcourtLocal Government Area440,399538,558
TaiLocal Government Area...120,308
SokotoState2,418,5853,702,676
BinjiLocal Government Area54,239104,274
BodingaLocal Government Area114,067174,302
Dange ShuniLocal Government Area...193,443
GadaLocal Government Area147,915249,051
GoronyoLocal Government Area106,666182,118
GuduLocal Government Area...95,400
GwadabawaLocal Government Area142,996231,569
IllelaLocal Government Area131,930150,133
IsaLocal Government Area...150,268
KebbeLocal Government Area...123,154
KwareLocal Government Area116,139134,084
RabahLocal Government Area91,119149,152
Sabon BirniLocal Government Area152,994207,470
ShagariLocal Government Area...156,907
SilameLocal Government Area65,122104,601
Sokoto NorthLocal Government Area...233,012
Sokoto SouthLocal Government Area...197,686
TambuwalLocal Government Area146,976225,917
TangazaLocal Government Area...114,770
TuretaLocal Government Area...68,414
WamakkoLocal Government Area140,137179,246
WurnoLocal Government Area100,964162,403
YaboLocal Government Area...115,302
TarabaState1,512,1632,294,800
Ardo-KolaLocal Government Area...87,784
BaliLocal Government Area...211,024
Disputed AreasLocal Government Area...19,964
DongaLocal Government Area84,626133,105
GashakaLocal Government Area49,76587,166
GassolLocal Government Area...245,086
IbiLocal Government Area58,15084,302
JalingoLocal Government Area...140,318
Karim-LamidoLocal Government Area134,268193,924
KurmiLocal Government Area...91,282
LauLocal Government Area63,52495,190
SardaunaLocal Government Area...224,357
TakumLocal Government Area...134,576
UssaLocal Government Area...90,889
WukariLocal Government Area157,170238,283
YorroLocal Government Area58,09689,865
ZingLocal Government Area78,654127,685
YobeState1,399,6872,321,339
BadeLocal Government Area106,206139,804
BursariLocal Government Area70,326109,692
DamaturuLocal Government Area...87,706
FikaLocal Government Area118,918136,736
FuneLocal Government Area124,817301,954
GeidamLocal Government Area86,991155,740
GujbaLocal Government Area...129,797
GulaniLocal Government Area...103,516
JakuskoLocal Government Area80,326232,458
KarasuwaLocal Government Area...105,514
MachinaLocal Government Area44,27460,994
NangereLocal Government Area...87,517
NguruLocal Government Area...150,699
PotiskumLocal Government Area...204,866
TarmuaLocal Government Area...77,667
YunusariLocal Government Area76,160125,940
YusufariLocal Government Area...110,739
ZamfaraState2,051,5913,278,873
AnkaLocal Government Area...143,637
BakuraLocal Government Area126,865187,141
Birnin MagajiLocal Government Area...184,083
BukkuyumLocal Government Area121,069216,348
BunguduLocal Government Area189,783258,644
GummiLocal Government Area...206,721
GusauLocal Government Area259,336383,712
Kaura NamodaLocal Government Area...285,363
MaradunLocal Government Area131,423207,563
MaruLocal Government Area...293,141
ShinkafiLocal Government Area...135,964
Talata MafaraLocal Government Area138,844215,650
TsafeLocal Government Area163,512266,929
ZurmiLocal Government Area176,683293,977

Source: National Population Commission of Nigeria (web).
The reliability of the presented census results is not very high.