Population in Nigeria is expected to be 193.00 Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Nigeria Population is projected to trend around 200.00 Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Nigeria Labour Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 18.8 17 17.2 17.3 17.4 15
Population 191 193 198 198 198 200
Living Wage Family 137600 138700 139900 139900 139900 139900
Living Wage Individual 43200 40100 40100 40100 40100 40100
Employed Persons 69090 70418 68939 68939 68939 74705
Employment Change 187226 110000 319332 312693 302504 200000
Employment Rate 81.2 86.7 75.81 76.29 76.99 87.6
Unemployed Persons 15998 12885 20585 20043 19291 12465
Wages High Skilled 57200 57600 57600 57600 57600 58700
Wages Low Skilled 25500 27500 27500 25500 27500 28500
Youth Unemployment Rate 33.1 20.8 37.14 36.28 35.17 18.9