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Nigeria: Administrative Division

Contents: States and Local Government Areas

The population of the states and local government areas (LGAs) of Nigeria according to census results and latest population projections.

NameStatusPopulation
Census
1991-11-26
Population
Census
2006-03-21
Population
Projection
2011-03-21
AbiaState2,338,4872,845,3803,256,600
Aba NorthLocal Government Area86,331106,844122,290
Aba SouthLocal Government Area413,852427,421489,200
ArochukwuLocal Government Area97,800169,339193,820
BendeLocal Government Area132,271192,621220,460
IkwuanoLocal Government Area52,214137,897157,830
Isiala-Ngwa NorthLocal Government Area...154,083176,350
Isiala-Ngwa SouthLocal Government Area98,575136,650156,400
IsuikwuatoLocal Government Area...115,794132,530
Obi NgwaLocal Government Area...181,894208,180
OhafiaLocal Government Area148,985245,987281,540
Osisioma NgwaLocal Government Area...220,662252,560
UgwunagboLocal Government Area...85,37197,710
Ukwa EastLocal Government Area32,44458,13966,540
Ukwa WestLocal Government Area...87,367100,000
Umuahia NorthLocal Government Area...223,134255,390
Umuahia SouthLocal Government Area...139,058159,160
Umu-NneochiLocal Government Area...163,119186,700
AdamawaState2,102,0533,178,9503,675,000
DemsaLocal Government Area95,149178,407206,250
FuforeLocal Government Area158,137209,460242,140
GanyeLocal Government Area...169,948196,470
GireiLocal Government Area...129,855150,120
GombiLocal Government Area88,635147,787170,850
GuyukLocal Government Area70,526176,505204,050
HongLocal Government Area117,240169,183195,580
JadaLocal Government Area124,856168,445194,730
LamurdeLocal Government Area...111,254128,610
MadagaliLocal Government Area90,159135,142156,230
MaihaLocal Government Area83,192110,175127,370
Mayo-BelwaLocal Government Area125,073152,803176,650
MichikaLocal Government Area117,684155,238179,460
Mubi NorthLocal Government Area...151,515175,160
Mubi SouthLocal Government Area...129,956150,230
NumanLocal Government Area...91,549105,830
ShellengLocal Government Area52,477148,490171,660
SongLocal Government Area...195,188225,650
ToungoLocal Government Area...52,17960,320
Yola NorthLocal Government Area...199,674230,830
Yola SouthLocal Government Area...196,197226,810
Akwa IbomState2,409,6133,902,0514,625,100
AbakLocal Government Area108,833139,069164,840
Eastern OboloLocal Government Area...59,97071,080
EketLocal Government Area82,610172,856204,890
Esit EketLocal Government Area...63,35875,100
Essien UdimLocal Government Area130,215193,257229,070
Etim EkpoLocal Government Area...105,922125,550
EtinanLocal Government Area90,085168,924200,230
IbenoLocal Government Area...74,84088,710
Ibesikpo AsutanLocal Government Area...137,127162,540
Ibiono IbomLocal Government Area...188,605223,550
IkaLocal Government Area...72,77286,260
IkonoLocal Government Area92,521131,673156,070
Ikot AbasiLocal Government Area80,071132,608157,180
Ikot EkpeneLocal Government Area...141,408167,610
IniLocal Government Area71,29299,084117,450
ItuLocal Government Area...127,856151,550
MboLocal Government Area67,302102,173121,110
Mkpat EninLocal Government Area104,127177,293210,150
Nsit AtaiLocal Government Area...73,39587,000
Nsit IbomLocal Government Area...108,095128,130
Nsit UbiumLocal Government Area73,826127,083150,630
Obot AkaraLocal Government Area...147,286174,580
OkoboLocal Government Area69,433102,753121,790
OnnaLocal Government Area113,048123,193146,020
OronLocal Government Area...87,209103,370
Oruk AnamLocal Government Area126,726171,839203,680
Udung UkoLocal Government Area...53,06062,890
UkanafunLocal Government Area85,944125,473148,720
UruanLocal Government Area79,908117,169138,880
Urue-Offong/OrukoLocal Government Area30,73470,74083,850
UyoLocal Government Area244,762305,961362,660
AnambraState2,796,4754,177,8284,805,600
AguataLocal Government Area286,897369,972425,570
Anambra EastLocal Government Area...152,149175,010
Anambra WestLocal Government Area...167,303192,440
AnaochaLocal Government Area200,607284,215326,930
Awka NorthLocal Government Area60,728112,192129,050
Awka SouthLocal Government Area130,664189,654218,150
AyamelumLocal Government Area...158,152181,920
DunukofiaLocal Government Area...96,517111,020
EkwusigoLocal Government Area...158,429182,240
Idemili NorthLocal Government Area...431,005495,770
Idemili SouthLocal Government Area...206,816237,900
IhialaLocal Government Area188,060302,277347,700
NjikokaLocal Government Area...148,394170,690
Nnewi NorthLocal Government Area...155,443178,800
Nnewi SouthLocal Government Area147,428233,362268,430
OgbaruLocal Government Area191,761223,317256,880
Onitsha NorthLocal Government Area121,157125,918144,840
Onitsha SouthLocal Government Area92,716137,191157,810
Orumba NorthLocal Government Area127,476172,773198,740
Orumba SouthLocal Government Area92,716184,548212,280
OyiLocal Government Area...168,201193,480
BauchiState2,861,8874,653,0665,515,300
AlkaleriLocal Government Area257,871328,284389,120
BauchiLocal Government Area356,923493,730585,220
BogoroLocal Government Area...83,80999,340
DambanLocal Government Area...150,212178,050
DarazoLocal Government Area163,831249,946296,260
DassLocal Government Area50,28190,114106,810
GamawaLocal Government Area...284,411337,110
GanjuwaLocal Government Area144,758278,471330,070
GiadeLocal Government Area...156,022184,930
Itas/GadauLocal Government Area135,707228,527270,870
Jama'areLocal Government Area70,436117,482139,250
KatagumLocal Government Area195,066293,020347,320
KirfiLocal Government Area...145,636172,620
MisauLocal Government Area...261,410309,850
NingiLocal Government Area279,993385,997457,520
ShiraLocal Government Area...233,999277,360
Tafawa-BalewaLocal Government Area...221,310262,320
ToroLocal Government Area209,253346,000410,120
WarjiLocal Government Area...114,983136,290
ZakiLocal Government Area...189,703224,860
BayelsaState1,121,6931,704,5151,970,500
BrassLocal Government Area...184,127212,860
EkeremorLocal Government Area124,279269,588311,650
Kolokuma/OpokumaLocal Government Area...79,26691,640
NembeLocal Government Area...130,966151,400
OgbiaLocal Government Area...179,606207,630
SagbamaLocal Government Area119,759186,869216,030
Southern IjawLocal Government Area267,371321,808372,020
YenagoaLocal Government Area...352,285407,260
BenueState2,753,0774,253,6414,942,100
AdoLocal Government Area104,137184,389214,230
AgatuLocal Government Area...115,597134,310
ApaLocal Government Area...96,780112,440
BurukuLocal Government Area130,450206,215239,590
GbokoLocal Government Area...361,325419,800
GumaLocal Government Area116,336194,164225,590
Gwer EastLocal Government Area117,630168,660195,960
Gwer WestLocal Government Area74,588122,313142,110
Katsina-AlaLocal Government Area...225,471261,960
KonshishaLocal Government Area145,614226,492263,150
KwandeLocal Government Area180,327248,642288,880
LogoLocal Government Area...169,570197,010
MakurdiLocal Government Area239,889300,377348,990
ObiLocal Government Area...98,707114,680
OgbadiboLocal Government Area89,497130,988152,190
OhiminiLocal Government Area...70,68882,130
OjuLocal Government Area...168,491195,760
OkpokwuLocal Government Area90,241175,596204,010
OturkpoLocal Government Area...266,411309,530
TarkaLocal Government Area...79,28092,230
UkumLocal Government Area167,266216,983252,100
UshongoLocal Government Area123,166191,935223,000
VandeikyaLocal Government Area161,863234,567272,530
BornoState2,536,0034,171,1044,944,000
AbadamLocal Government Area...100,065118,610
Askira/UbaLocal Government Area...143,313169,870
BamaLocal Government Area195,377270,119320,170
BayoLocal Government Area...79,07893,730
BiuLocal Government Area109,253175,760208,330
ChibokLocal Government Area...66,33378,630
DamboaLocal Government Area137,824233,200276,410
DikwaLocal Government Area75,760105,042124,510
GubioLocal Government Area43,589151,286179,320
GuzamalaLocal Government Area...95,991113,780
GwozaLocal Government Area145,868276,568327,820
HawulLocal Government Area86,964120,733143,110
JereLocal Government Area...209,107247,860
KagaLocal Government Area51,97189,996106,670
Kala/BalgeLocal Government Area...60,83472,110
KondugaLocal Government Area...157,322186,480
KukawaLocal Government Area...203,343241,020
Kwaya KusarLocal Government Area...56,70467,210
MafaLocal Government Area45,436103,600122,800
MagumeriLocal Government Area53,068140,257166,250
MaiduguriLocal Government Area...540,016640,080
MarteLocal Government Area59,907129,409153,390
MobbarLocal Government Area...116,633138,250
MongunoLocal Government Area68,510109,834130,190
NgalaLocal Government Area...236,498280,320
NganzaiLocal Government Area30,86199,074117,430
ShaniLocal Government Area66,264100,989119,700
Cross RiverState1,911,2972,892,9883,344,400
AbiLocal Government Area...144,317166,840
AkamkpaLocal Government Area118,472149,705173,070
AkpabuyoLocal Government Area103,952272,262314,750
BakassiLocal Government Area...31,64136,580
BekwaraLocal Government Area...105,497121,960
BiaseLocal Government Area101,121168,113194,350
BokiLocal Government Area145,010186,611215,730
Calabar MunicipalLocal Government Area...183,681212,340
Calabar SouthLocal Government Area...191,515221,400
EtungLocal Government Area...80,03692,530
IkomLocal Government Area...163,691189,230
ObanlikuLocal Government Area48,611109,633126,740
ObubraLocal Government Area134,225172,543199,470
ObuduLocal Government Area84,799161,457186,650
OdukpaniLocal Government Area122,352192,884222,980
OgojaLocal Government Area...171,574198,350
YakurrLocal Government Area...196,271226,900
YalaLocal Government Area156,627211,557244,570
DeltaState2,590,4914,112,4454,826,000
Aniocha NorthLocal Government Area60,998104,062122,120
Aniocha SouthLocal Government Area107,034142,045166,690
BomadiLocal Government Area...86,016100,940
BurutuLocal Government Area167,648207,977244,060
Ethiope EastLocal Government Area113,929200,942235,810
Ethiope WestLocal Government Area105,861202,712237,890
Ika North EastLocal Government Area126,560182,819214,540
Ika SouthLocal Government Area109,204167,060196,050
Isoko NorthLocal Government Area111,919143,559168,470
Isoko SouthLocal Government Area150,836235,147275,950
Ndokwa EastLocal Government Area75,578103,224121,130
Ndokwa WestLocal Government Area...150,024176,060
OkpeLocal Government Area...128,398150,680
Oshimili NorthLocal Government Area...118,540139,110
Oshimili SouthLocal Government Area...150,032176,060
PataniLocal Government Area...67,39179,080
SapeleLocal Government Area142,652174,273204,510
UduLocal Government Area...142,480167,200
Ughelli NorthLocal Government Area166,029320,687376,330
Ughelli SouthLocal Government Area139,748212,638249,530
UkwuaniLocal Government Area...119,034139,690
UvwieLocal Government Area...188,728221,470
Warri NorthLocal Government Area90,893136,149159,770
Warri SouthLocal Government Area235,750311,970366,100
Warri South WestLocal Government Area...116,538136,760
EbonyiState1,029,3122,176,9472,504,100
AbakalikiLocal Government Area...149,683172,180
Afikpo NorthLocal Government Area107,633156,649180,190
Afikpo SouthLocal Government Area69,725157,542181,220
EbonyiLocal Government Area...127,226146,350
Ezza NorthLocal Government Area...146,149168,110
Ezza SouthLocal Government Area...133,625153,710
IkwoLocal Government Area154,396214,969247,270
IshieluLocal Government Area128,720152,581175,510
IvoLocal Government Area...121,363139,600
IzziLocal Government Area161,349236,679272,170
OhaozaraLocal Government Area...148,317170,610
OhaukwuLocal Government Area169,622195,555224,940
OnichaLocal Government Area111,965236,609272,170
EdoState2,172,0053,233,3663,700,700
Akoko-EdoLocal Government Area123,686261,567299,370
EgorLocal Government Area...340,287389,470
Esan CentralLocal Government Area...105,242120,450
Esan North EastLocal Government Area88,687121,989139,620
Esan South EastLocal Government Area83,643166,309190,350
Esan WestLocal Government Area89,628127,718146,180
Etsako CentralLocal Government Area...94,228107,850
Etsako EastLocal Government Area...147,335168,630
Etsako WestLocal Government Area126,112198,975227,730
IguebenLocal Government Area...70,27680,430
Ikpoba-OkhaLocal Government Area...372,080425,860
OredoLocal Government Area...374,515428,650
OrhionmwonLocal Government Area147,537183,994210,590
Ovia North EastLocal Government Area121,769155,344177,800
Ovia South WestLocal Government Area80,692138,072158,030
Owan EastLocal Government Area90,927154,630176,980
Owan WestLocal Government Area70,37499,056113,370
UhunmwondeLocal Government Area98,767121,749139,350
EkitiState1,535,7902,398,9572,801,200
Ado EkitiLocal Government Area156,122313,690366,280
Aiyekire (Gbonyin)Local Government Area...147,999172,810
EfonLocal Government Area...87,187101,810
Ekiti EastLocal Government Area...138,340161,530
Ekiti South WestLocal Government Area140,183165,087192,770
Ekiti WestLocal Government Area...179,600209,710
EmureLocal Government Area...94,264110,070
Ido-OsiLocal Government Area...160,001186,830
IjeroLocal Government Area95,365221,873259,070
IkereLocal Government Area58,612148,558173,470
IkoleLocal Government Area119,796170,414198,990
IlejemejeLocal Government Area...43,45950,750
Irepodun/IfelodunLocal Government Area110,259131,330153,350
Ise/OrunLocal Government Area...113,951133,060
MobaLocal Government Area...145,408169,790
OyeLocal Government Area115,244137,796160,900
EnuguState2,125,0683,267,8373,796,700
AninriLocal Government Area...136,221158,270
AwguLocal Government Area...197,292229,220
Enugu EastLocal Government Area...277,119321,970
Enugu NorthLocal Government Area...242,140281,330
Enugu SouthLocal Government Area137,050198,032230,080
EzeaguLocal Government Area112,754170,603198,210
Igbo-EtitiLocal Government Area138,401208,333242,050
Igbo-Eze NorthLocal Government Area139,290258,829300,720
Igbo-Eze SouthLocal Government Area75,641147,364171,210
Isi-UzoLocal Government Area...148,597172,650
Nkanu EastLocal Government Area...153,591178,450
Nkanu WestLocal Government Area...147,385171,240
NsukkaLocal Government Area220,411309,448359,530
Oji-RiverLocal Government Area86,361128,741149,580
UdenuLocal Government Area...178,687207,610
UdiLocal Government Area160,500238,305276,870
Uzo-UwaniLocal Government Area88,112127,150147,730
Federal Capital Territory (Abuja)Territory371,6741,406,2392,238,800
AbajiLocal Government Area21,08158,64293,360
Abuja Municipal Area CouncilLocal Government Area...776,2981,235,880
BwariLocal Government Area...229,274365,010
GwagwaladaLocal Government Area...158,618252,520
KujeLocal Government Area44,33897,233154,800
KwaliLocal Government Area...86,174137,190
GombeState1,489,1202,365,0402,775,400
AkkoLocal Government Area235,592337,435395,980
BalangaLocal Government Area129,099211,490248,190
BilliriLocal Government Area86,557202,680237,850
DukkuLocal Government Area156,825207,658243,690
FunakayeLocal Government Area...237,687278,930
GombeLocal Government Area...266,844313,140
KaltungoLocal Government Area...160,392188,220
KwamiLocal Government Area...193,995227,660
NafadaLocal Government Area...140,185164,510
ShomgomLocal Government Area...150,948177,140
Yamaltu/DebaLocal Government Area221,836255,726300,100
ImoState2,485,6353,927,5634,609,000
Abo-MbaiseLocal Government Area115,360194,779228,580
Ahiazu-MbaiseLocal Government Area96,170170,824200,460
Ehime-MbanoLocal Government Area97,145130,575153,230
EzinihitteLocal Government Area92,462168,767198,050
Ideato NorthLocal Government Area118,519156,161183,260
Ideato SouthLocal Government Area79,236159,654187,360
Ihitte/UbomaLocal Government Area69,009119,419140,140
IkeduruLocal Government Area108,367149,737175,720
Isiala-MbanoLocal Government Area106,170197,921232,260
IsuLocal Government Area...164,328192,840
MbaitoliLocal Government Area148,531237,474278,680
Ngor-OkpalaLocal Government Area135,711157,858185,250
NjabaLocal Government Area...143,485168,380
NkwerreLocal Government Area...80,27094,200
NwangeleLocal Government Area...127,691149,850
ObowoLocal Government Area64,277117,432137,810
OgutaLocal Government Area...142,340167,040
Ohaji/EgbemaLocal Government Area119,116182,891214,630
OkigweLocal Government Area...132,701155,730
OrluLocal Government Area117,343142,792167,570
OrsuLocal Government Area87,521120,224141,080
Oru EastLocal Government Area...111,743131,130
Oru WestLocal Government Area...115,704135,780
Owerri MunicipalLocal Government Area...125,337147,080
Owerri NorthLocal Government Area...176,334206,930
Owerri WestLocal Government Area...101,754119,410
UnuimoLocal Government Area...99,368116,610
JigawaState2,875,5254,361,0025,041,500
AuyoLocal Government Area...132,268152,910
BaburaLocal Government Area140,182212,955246,180
BiriniwaLocal Government Area122,958142,015164,180
Birnin KuduLocal Government Area...314,108363,120
BujiLocal Government Area...97,284112,460
DutseLocal Government Area138,451251,135290,320
GagarawaLocal Government Area...82,15394,970
GarkiLocal Government Area107,337150,261173,710
GumelLocal Government Area...106,371122,970
GuriLocal Government Area...113,363131,050
GwaramLocal Government Area196,480271,368313,710
GwiwaLocal Government Area58,184128,730148,820
HadejiaLocal Government Area...104,286120,560
JahunLocal Government Area...229,882265,750
Kafin HausaLocal Government Area154,746267,284308,990
KaugamaLocal Government Area96,662128,981149,110
KazaureLocal Government Area...161,161186,310
Kiri KasamaLocal Government Area...192,583222,630
KiyawaLocal Government Area107,465172,952199,940
MaigatariLocal Government Area106,811177,057204,690
Malam MadoriLocal Government Area100,961164,791190,510
MigaLocal Government Area...127,876147,830
RingimLocal Government Area158,208192,407222,430
RoniLocal Government Area55,25477,41489,490
Sule TankarkarLocal Government Area117,042134,813155,850
TauraLocal Government Area97,243131,861152,440
YankwashiLocal Government Area...95,643110,570
KadunaState3,935,6186,113,5037,102,900
Birnin-GwariLocal Government Area143,072258,581300,430
ChikunLocal Government Area...372,272432,520
GiwaLocal Government Area171,061292,384339,700
IgabiLocal Government Area308,239430,753500,460
IkaraLocal Government Area...194,723226,240
JabaLocal Government Area66,119155,973181,220
Jema'aLocal Government Area...278,202323,230
KachiaLocal Government Area...252,568293,440
Kaduna NorthLocal Government Area...364,575423,580
Kaduna SouthLocal Government Area...402,731467,910
KagarkoLocal Government Area...239,058277,750
KajuruLocal Government Area...109,810127,580
KauraLocal Government Area101,455174,626202,890
KauruLocal Government Area116,284221,276257,090
KubauLocal Government Area...280,704326,130
KudanLocal Government Area...138,956161,440
LereLocal Government Area205,727339,740394,720
MakarfiLocal Government Area...146,574170,300
Sabon-GariLocal Government Area224,067291,358338,510
SangaLocal Government Area...151,485176,000
SobaLocal Government Area174,217291,173338,300
Zangon-KatafLocal Government Area140,224318,991370,620
ZariaLocal Government Area284,318406,990472,860
KanoState5,810,4709,401,28811,087,800
AjingiLocal Government Area...172,610203,580
AlbasuLocal Government Area116,603187,639221,300
BagwaiLocal Government Area106,645161,533190,510
BebejiLocal Government Area118,833191,916226,340
BichiLocal Government Area182,674278,309328,240
BunkureLocal Government Area122,856174,467205,770
DalaLocal Government Area...418,759493,880
DambattaLocal Government Area...210,474248,230
Dawakin KuduLocal Government Area163,668225,497265,950
Dawakin TofaLocal Government Area156,443246,197290,360
DoguwaLocal Government Area83,365150,645177,670
FaggeLocal Government Area...200,095235,990
GabasawaLocal Government Area152,899211,204249,090
GarkoLocal Government Area...161,966191,020
Garum MallamLocal Government Area...118,622139,900
GayaLocal Government Area...207,419244,630
GezawaLocal Government Area154,629282,328332,980
GwaleLocal Government Area...357,827422,020
GwarzoLocal Government Area118,778183,624216,570
KaboLocal Government Area90,158153,158180,630
Kano MunicipalLocal Government Area...371,243437,840
KarayeLocal Government Area...144,045169,890
KibiyaLocal Government Area...138,618163,490
KiruLocal Government Area156,584267,168315,100
KumbotsoLocal Government Area166,558294,391347,200
KunchiLocal Government Area...110,170129,930
KuraLocal Government Area...143,094168,760
MadobiLocal Government Area78,924137,685162,390
MakodaLocal Government Area...220,094259,580
MinjibirLocal Government Area139,750219,611259,010
NasarawaLocal Government Area...596,411703,400
RanoLocal Government Area...148,276174,880
Rimin GadoLocal Government Area60,622103,371121,920
RogoLocal Government Area...227,607268,440
ShanonoLocal Government Area84,861139,128164,090
SumailaLocal Government Area164,242250,379295,300
TakaiLocal Government Area130,007202,639238,990
TarauniLocal Government Area...221,844261,640
TofaLocal Government Area64,79698,603116,290
TsanyawaLocal Government Area...157,730186,030
Tudun WadaLocal Government Area141,288228,658269,680
UngogoLocal Government Area168,373365,737431,350
WarawaLocal Government Area81,666131,858155,510
WudilLocal Government Area...188,639222,480
KatsinaState3,753,1335,801,5846,740,500
BakoriLocal Government Area132,936149,516173,710
BatagarawaLocal Government Area84,864189,059219,660
BatsariLocal Government Area143,620207,874241,520
BaureLocal Government Area...202,941235,780
BindawaLocal Government Area120,636151,002175,440
CharanchiLocal Government Area...136,989159,160
DandumeLocal Government Area...145,323168,840
DanjaLocal Government Area98,524125,481145,790
Dan MusaLocal Government Area...113,190131,510
DauraLocal Government Area156,872224,884261,280
DutsiLocal Government Area...120,902140,470
Dutsin-MaLocal Government Area115,790169,829197,310
FaskariLocal Government Area...194,400225,860
FuntuaLocal Government Area...225,156261,590
IngawaLocal Government Area114,935169,148196,520
JibiaLocal Government Area124,731167,435194,530
KafurLocal Government Area136,813209,360243,240
KaitaLocal Government Area101,878182,405211,920
KankaraLocal Government Area152,748243,259282,630
KankiaLocal Government Area...151,395175,900
KatsinaLocal Government Area223,644318,132369,620
KurfiLocal Government Area74,020116,700135,590
KusadaLocal Government Area...98,348114,260
Mai'aduaLocal Government Area137,976201,800234,460
MalumfashiLocal Government Area158,338182,891212,490
ManiLocal Government Area121,889176,301204,830
MashiLocal Government Area...171,070198,760
MatazuLocal Government Area74,030113,814132,230
MusawaLocal Government Area79,184170,006197,520
RimiLocal Government Area...154,092179,030
SabuwaLocal Government Area...140,679163,450
SafanaLocal Government Area...185,207215,180
SandamuLocal Government Area...136,944159,110
ZangoLocal Government Area...156,052181,310
KebbiState2,068,4903,256,5413,802,500
AleiroLocal Government Area...67,07878,320
Arewa-DandiLocal Government Area137,538189,728221,540
ArgunguLocal Government Area...200,248233,820
AugieLocal Government Area...116,368135,880
BagudoLocal Government Area153,935238,014277,920
Birnin KebbiLocal Government Area150,520268,620313,660
BunzaLocal Government Area...123,547144,260
DandiLocal Government Area101,919146,211170,720
FakaiLocal Government Area...119,772139,850
GwanduLocal Government Area107,429151,077176,410
JegaLocal Government Area...197,757230,910
KalgoLocal Government Area...84,92899,170
Koko/BesseLocal Government Area107,170154,818180,770
MaiyamaLocal Government Area113,072173,759202,890
NgaskiLocal Government Area68,800126,102147,240
SakabaLocal Government Area...91,728107,110
ShangaLocal Government Area...127,142148,460
SuruLocal Government Area116,971148,474173,370
Wasagu/DankoLocal Government Area...265,271309,750
YauriLocal Government Area...100,564117,420
ZuruLocal Government Area...165,335193,060
KogiState2,147,7563,314,0433,850,400
AdaviLocal Government Area157,092217,219252,370
AjaokutaLocal Government Area97,904122,432142,250
AnkpaLocal Government Area...266,176309,250
BassaLocal Government Area88,496139,687162,290
DekinaLocal Government Area177,513260,968303,200
IbajiLocal Government Area...127,572148,220
IdahLocal Government Area...79,75592,660
Igalamela-OdoluLocal Government Area...147,048170,850
IjumuLocal Government Area66,603118,593137,790
Kabba/BunuLocal Government Area...144,579167,980
KogiLocal Government Area82,483115,100133,730
LokojaLocal Government Area...196,643228,470
Mopa-MuroLocal Government Area...43,76050,840
OfuLocal Government Area108,095191,480222,470
Ogori/MagongoLocal Government Area...39,80746,250
OkehiLocal Government Area146,264223,574259,760
OkeneLocal Government Area...325,623378,320
OlamaboroLocal Government Area104,705158,490184,140
OmalaLocal Government Area...107,968125,440
Yagba EastLocal Government Area88,780147,641171,530
Yagba WestLocal Government Area76,936139,928162,570
KwaraState1,548,4122,365,3532,748,100
AsaLocal Government Area78,722124,668144,840
BarutenLocal Government Area110,576206,679240,130
EduLocal Government Area138,735201,642234,280
EkitiLocal Government Area...54,39963,200
IfelodunLocal Government Area155,551204,975238,150
Ilorin EastLocal Government Area...207,462241,040
Ilorin SouthLocal Government Area...209,251243,120
Ilorin WestLocal Government Area205,567365,221424,330
IrepodunLocal Government Area...147,594171,480
IsinLocal Government Area...59,48169,110
KaiamaLocal Government Area43,165124,015144,090
MoroLocal Government Area86,939108,715126,310
OffaLocal Government Area74,92488,975103,370
Oke-EroLocal Government Area...56,97066,190
OyunLocal Government Area56,00694,454109,740
PategiLocal Government Area...110,852128,790
LagosState5,725,1169,113,60510,694,900
AgegeLocal Government Area417,981461,743541,860
Ajeromi-IfelodunLocal Government Area593,561687,316806,570
AlimoshoLocal Government Area430,8901,319,5711,548,530
Amuwo-OdofinLocal Government Area225,823328,975386,060
ApapaLocal Government Area154,477222,986261,680
BadagryLocal Government Area119,267237,731278,980
EpeLocal Government Area101,464181,734213,270
Eti-OsaLocal Government Area157,387283,791333,030
Ibeju/LekkiLocal Government Area24,937117,793138,230
Ifako-IjayeLocal Government Area233,341427,737501,950
IkejaLocal Government Area203,383317,614372,720
IkoroduLocal Government Area184,674527,917619,520
KosofeLocal Government Area412,407682,772801,240
Lagos IslandLocal Government Area165,996212,700249,610
Lagos MainlandLocal Government Area273,079326,700383,390
MushinLocal Government Area539,783631,857741,490
OjoLocal Government Area215,837609,173714,870
Oshodi-IsoloLocal Government Area449,781629,061738,210
ShomoluLocal Government Area358,787403,569473,590
SurulereLocal Government Area462,261502,865590,120
NasarawaState1,207,8761,869,3772,171,900
AkwangaLocal Government Area...111,902130,010
AweLocal Government Area...113,083131,380
DomaLocal Government Area90,719138,991161,490
KaruLocal Government Area120,127216,230251,220
KeanaLocal Government Area...81,80195,040
KeffiLocal Government Area...92,550107,530
KokonaLocal Government Area...108,558126,130
LafiaLocal Government Area240,656329,922383,320
NasarawaLocal Government Area127,843187,220217,520
Nasarawa-EggonLocal Government Area73,129148,405172,420
ObiLocal Government Area101,074148,977173,090
TotoLocal Government Area89,596119,051138,320
WambaLocal Government Area...72,68784,450
NigerState2,421,5813,954,7724,687,600
AgaieLocal Government Area79,937132,098156,580
AgwaraLocal Government Area38,91657,34767,970
BidaLocal Government Area...185,553219,940
BorguLocal Government Area110,336172,835204,860
BossoLocal Government Area86,273148,136175,590
ChanchagaLocal Government Area143,896202,151239,610
EdatiLocal Government Area...159,818189,430
GbakoLocal Government Area88,768126,845150,350
GuraraLocal Government Area48,90390,879107,720
KatchaLocal Government Area...120,893143,300
KontagoraLocal Government Area...151,968180,130
LapaiLocal Government Area73,647117,021138,710
LavunLocal Government Area...209,777248,650
MagamaLocal Government Area129,749181,470215,100
MarigaLocal Government Area...199,600236,590
MasheguLocal Government Area...215,197255,070
MokwaLocal Government Area98,234242,858287,860
MuyaLocal Government Area...103,461122,630
PaikoroLocal Government Area109,356158,178187,490
RafiLocal Government Area116,948186,118220,610
RijauLocal Government Area122,050176,199208,850
ShiroroLocal Government Area...235,665279,340
SulejaLocal Government Area151,300215,075254,930
TafaLocal Government Area...83,87499,420
WushishiLocal Government Area...81,75696,910
OgunState2,333,7263,751,1404,424,100
Abeokuta NorthLocal Government Area93,966198,793234,460
Abeokuta SouthLocal Government Area...250,295295,200
Ado-Odo/OtaLocal Government Area234,647527,242621,830
Egbado NorthLocal Government Area...183,844216,820
Egbado SouthLocal Government Area...168,336198,530
EwekoroLocal Government Area...55,09364,980
IfoLocal Government Area215,055539,170635,890
Ijebu EastLocal Government Area61,120109,321128,930
Ijebu NorthLocal Government Area148,342280,520330,840
Ijebu North EastLocal Government Area...68,80081,140
Ijebu OdeLocal Government Area...157,161185,360
IkenneLocal Government Area...119,117140,490
Imeko AfonLocal Government Area...82,95297,830
IpokiaLocal Government Area...150,387177,370
Obafemi-OwodeLocal Government Area135,774235,071277,240
OdedaLocal Government Area86,950109,522129,170
OdogboluLocal Government Area88,384125,657148,200
Ogun WatersideLocal Government Area61,91974,22287,540
Remo NorthLocal Government Area...59,75270,470
SagamuLocal Government Area155,726255,885301,790
OndoState2,249,5483,460,8774,021,000
Akoko North EastLocal Government Area...179,092208,080
Akoko North WestLocal Government Area119,278211,867246,150
Akoko South EastLocal Government Area...82,44395,790
Akoko South WestLocal Government Area...228,383265,340
Akure NorthLocal Government Area...130,765151,930
Akure SouthLocal Government Area...360,268418,570
Ese-OdoLocal Government Area...158,256183,870
IdanreLocal Government Area85,776129,795150,800
IfedoreLocal Government Area102,617176,372204,920
IlajeLocal Government Area...289,838336,740
Ile-Oluji-OkeigboLocal Government Area116,094171,876199,690
IreleLocal Government Area100,127144,136167,460
OdigboLocal Government Area154,320232,287269,880
OkitipupaLocal Government Area176,615234,138272,030
Ondo EastLocal Government Area...76,09288,410
Ondo WestLocal Government Area...288,868335,620
OseLocal Government Area93,033144,139167,470
OwoLocal Government Area157,191222,262258,230
OsunState2,158,1433,416,9594,009,800
AiyedaadeLocal Government Area94,777149,569175,520
AiyedireLocal Government Area41,63676,30989,550
Atakunmosa EastLocal Government Area...76,10589,310
Atakunmosa WestLocal Government Area...68,35080,210
BoluwaduroLocal Government Area...70,95483,270
BoripeLocal Government Area110,174138,742162,820
Ede NorthLocal Government Area...83,81898,360
Ede SouthLocal Government Area...75,48988,590
EgbedoreLocal Government Area40,29373,96986,800
EjigboLocal Government Area69,366132,515155,510
Ife CentralLocal Government Area...167,204196,220
IfedayoLocal Government Area24,67137,50844,020
Ife EastLocal Government Area...188,614221,340
IfelodunLocal Government Area76,56596,444113,180
Ife NorthLocal Government Area133,258153,274179,870
Ife SouthLocal Government Area88,170134,490157,830
IlaLocal Government Area...62,05472,820
Ilesha EastLocal Government Area...105,416125,340
Ilesha WestLocal Government Area...106,809123,710
IrepodunLocal Government Area...119,590140,340
IrewoleLocal Government Area...142,806167,580
IsokanLocal Government Area...102,060119,770
IwoLocal Government Area105,401191,348224,550
ObokunLocal Government Area61,218116,850137,130
Odo-OtinLocal Government Area82,314132,078155,000
Ola-OluwaLocal Government Area39,45476,22789,450
OlorundaLocal Government Area83,347131,649154,490
OriadeLocal Government Area80,833148,379174,120
OroluLocal Government Area...102,832120,670
OsogboLocal Government Area106,386155,507182,490
OyoState3,452,7205,580,8946,615,100
AfijioLocal Government Area82,792132,184156,680
AkinyeleLocal Government Area140,118211,811251,060
AtibaLocal Government Area...168,246199,420
AtisboLocal Government Area...109,965130,340
EgbedaLocal Government Area129,461283,643336,200
Ibadan NorthLocal Government Area302,271308,119365,220
Ibadan North EastLocal Government Area275,627331,444392,860
Ibadan North WestLocal Government Area147,918154,029182,570
Ibadan South EastLocal Government Area225,800266,457315,830
Ibadan South WestLocal Government Area277,047283,098335,560
Ibarapa CentralLocal Government Area...103,243122,370
Ibarapa EastLocal Government Area...117,182138,900
Ibarapa NorthLocal Government Area...100,293118,880
IdoLocal Government Area53,582104,087123,380
IrepoLocal Government Area...121,240143,710
IseyinLocal Government Area170,936255,619302,990
ItesiwajuLocal Government Area...127,391151,000
IwajowaLocal Government Area...102,847121,910
KajolaLocal Government Area...200,528237,690
LageluLocal Government Area68,901148,133175,580
Ogbomosho NorthLocal Government Area104,295198,859235,710
Ogbomosho SouthLocal Government Area65,958100,379118,980
Ogo OluwaLocal Government Area36,18865,19877,280
OlorunsogoLocal Government Area...81,33996,410
OluyoleLocal Government Area91,527203,461241,160
Ona-AraLocal Government Area123,048265,571314,780
OrelopeLocal Government Area68,566104,004123,280
Ori IreLocal Government Area103,611149,408177,090
Oyo EastLocal Government Area...124,095147,090
Oyo WestLocal Government Area...136,457161,740
Saki EastLocal Government Area...108,957129,150
Saki WestLocal Government Area...273,268323,910
SurulereLocal Government Area64,097140,339166,340
PlateauState2,104,5363,206,5313,670,000
Barkin LadiLocal Government Area...179,805205,790
BassaLocal Government Area121,652189,834217,270
BokkosLocal Government Area95,218179,550205,500
Jos EastLocal Government Area...88,301101,060
Jos NorthLocal Government Area...437,217500,410
Jos SouthLocal Government Area237,408311,392356,400
KanamLocal Government Area113,500167,619191,850
KankeLocal Government Area...124,268142,230
Langtang NorthLocal Government Area94,707142,316162,890
Langtang SouthLocal Government Area47,108105,173120,370
ManguLocal Government Area187,397300,520343,960
MikangLocal Government Area...96,388110,320
PankshinLocal Government Area...190,114217,590
Qua'an PanLocal Government Area141,082197,276225,790
RiyomLocal Government Area...131,778150,830
ShendamLocal Government Area...205,119234,770
WaseLocal Government Area102,336159,861182,970
RiversState3,187,8445,198,7166,162,100
Abua/OdualLocal Government Area134,420282,410334,740
Ahoada EastLocal Government Area...166,324197,150
Ahoada WestLocal Government Area...249,232295,420
Akuku ToruLocal Government Area102,169161,103190,960
AndoniLocal Government Area...217,924258,310
Asari-ToruLocal Government Area166,788219,787260,520
BonnyLocal Government Area76,124214,983254,820
DegemaLocal Government Area95,889249,467295,690
ElemeLocal Government Area...190,194225,440
EmuohaLocal Government Area154,923201,057238,310
EtcheLocal Government Area...249,939296,250
GokanaLocal Government Area159,461233,813277,140
IkwerreLocal Government Area125,385188,930223,940
KhanaLocal Government Area207,095292,924347,200
Obio/AkporLocal Government Area263,017462,350548,030
Ogba/Egbema/NdoniLocal Government Area190,751283,294335,790
Ogu/BoloLocal Government Area...75,28289,230
OkrikaLocal Government Area...222,285263,480
OmummaLocal Government Area...100,388118,990
Opobo/NkoroLocal Government Area...152,833181,150
OyigboLocal Government Area85,334125,331148,560
Port-HarcourtLocal Government Area440,399538,558638,360
TaiLocal Government Area...120,308142,600
SokotoState2,418,5853,702,6764,301,900
BinjiLocal Government Area54,239104,274121,150
BodingaLocal Government Area114,067174,302202,510
Dange ShuniLocal Government Area...193,443224,750
GadaLocal Government Area147,915249,051289,360
GoronyoLocal Government Area106,666182,118211,590
GuduLocal Government Area...95,400110,840
GwadabawaLocal Government Area142,996231,569269,050
IllelaLocal Government Area131,930150,133174,430
IsaLocal Government Area...150,268174,590
KebbeLocal Government Area...123,154143,090
KwareLocal Government Area116,139134,084155,780
RabahLocal Government Area91,119149,152173,640
Sabon BirniLocal Government Area152,994207,470241,050
ShagariLocal Government Area...156,907182,300
SilameLocal Government Area65,122104,601121,530
Sokoto NorthLocal Government Area...233,012270,720
Sokoto SouthLocal Government Area...197,686229,680
TambuwalLocal Government Area146,976225,917262,480
TangazaLocal Government Area...114,770133,340
TuretaLocal Government Area...68,41479,490
WamakkoLocal Government Area140,137179,246208,250
WurnoLocal Government Area100,964162,403188,690
YaboLocal Government Area...115,302133,960
TarabaState1,512,1632,294,8002,652,900
Ardo-KolaLocal Government Area...87,784101,480
BaliLocal Government Area...211,024243,950
Disputed AreasLocal Government Area...19,96423,080
DongaLocal Government Area84,626133,105153,880
GashakaLocal Government Area49,76587,166100,770
GassolLocal Government Area...245,086283,330
IbiLocal Government Area58,15084,30297,460
JalingoLocal Government Area...140,318162,210
Karim-LamidoLocal Government Area134,268193,924224,180
KurmiLocal Government Area...91,282105,530
LauLocal Government Area63,52495,190110,040
SardaunaLocal Government Area...224,357259,370
TakumLocal Government Area...134,576155,580
UssaLocal Government Area...90,889105,070
WukariLocal Government Area157,170238,283275,470
YorroLocal Government Area58,09689,865103,890
ZingLocal Government Area78,654127,685147,610
YobeState1,399,6872,321,3392,765,300
BadeLocal Government Area106,206139,804166,540
BursariLocal Government Area70,326109,692130,670
DamaturuLocal Government Area...87,706104,480
FikaLocal Government Area118,918136,736162,890
FuneLocal Government Area124,817301,954359,700
GeidamLocal Government Area86,991155,740185,530
GujbaLocal Government Area...129,797154,620
GulaniLocal Government Area...103,516123,310
JakuskoLocal Government Area80,326232,458276,920
KarasuwaLocal Government Area...105,514125,690
MachinaLocal Government Area44,27460,99472,660
NangereLocal Government Area...87,517104,250
NguruLocal Government Area...150,699179,520
PotiskumLocal Government Area...204,866244,050
TarmuaLocal Government Area...77,66792,520
YunusariLocal Government Area76,160125,940150,030
YusufariLocal Government Area...110,739131,920
ZamfaraState2,051,5913,278,8733,847,800
AnkaLocal Government Area...143,637168,560
BakuraLocal Government Area126,865187,141219,610
Birnin MagajiLocal Government Area...184,083216,020
BukkuyumLocal Government Area121,069216,348253,890
BunguduLocal Government Area189,783258,644303,520
GummiLocal Government Area...206,721242,590
GusauLocal Government Area259,336383,712450,290
Kaura NamodaLocal Government Area...285,363334,880
MaradunLocal Government Area131,423207,563243,580
MaruLocal Government Area...293,141344,000
ShinkafiLocal Government Area...135,964159,560
Talata MafaraLocal Government Area138,844215,650253,070
TsafeLocal Government Area163,512266,929313,240
ZurmiLocal Government Area176,683293,977344,990

Source: National Population Commission of Nigeria (web).
The 2011 population projection handles states individually but not LGAs.