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The population development of Gumel as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

GumelLocal Government Area...106,371182,900
NigeriaFederal Republic88,992,220140,431,790216,783,400

Source: National Population Commission of Nigeria (web), National Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: The population projection assumes the same rate of growth for all LGAs within a state. The undercount of the 1991 census is estimated to be about 25 million. All population figures for Nigeria show high error rates; census results are disputed. Area figures are computed using geospatial data.

Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2006)
Age Groups (C 2006)
0-14 years50,085
15-64 years53,440
65+ years2,846
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years38,060
10-19 years22,630
20-29 years18,510
30-39 years11,782
40-49 years7,063
50-59 years3,845
60-69 years2,114
70-79 years1,291
80+ years1,076

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