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Jos North

Local Government Area in Nigeria

Contents: Population

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

Jos NorthLocal Government Area...437,217643,200
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 years179,840
15-64 years245,790
65+ years11,587
Age Distribution (C 2006)
0-9 years127,446
10-19 years100,849
20-29 years88,414
30-39 years51,950
40-49 years33,678
50-59 years17,957
60-69 years8,546
70-79 years4,328
80+ years4,049

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