Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria Population 1950-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Ado-Ekiti in 2020 is 480,000, a 3.67% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Ado-Ekiti in 2019 was 463,000, a 3.58% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Ado-Ekiti in 2018 was 447,000, a 3.71% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Ado-Ekiti in 2017 was 431,000, a 3.61% increase from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Nigeria
City Name Population
Lagos 14,368,000
Kano 3,999,000
Ibadan 3,552,000
Abuja 3,278,000
Port Harcourt 3,020,000
Benin City 1,727,000
Onitsha 1,415,000
Uyo 1,136,000
Kaduna 1,113,000
Aba 1,081,000
Nnewi 1,051,000
Ilorin 950,000
Ikorodu 938,000
Jos 895,000
Owerri 873,000
Warri 856,000
Maiduguri 786,000
Umuahia 774,000
Enugu 773,000
Zaria 726,000
Oshogbo 714,000
Lokoja 692,000
Akure 666,000
Sokoto 641,000
Bauchi 598,000
Calabar 579,000
Abakaliki 572,000
Ogbomosho 551,000
Abeokuta 533,000
Gombe 509,000
Ado-Ekiti 480,000
Katsina 470,000
Okene 465,000
Igbidu 453,000
Minna 448,000
Gboko 442,000
Okpogho 440,000
Ondo 432,000
Oyo 428,000
Potiskum 426,000
Gwagwalada 410,000
Makurdi 407,000
Effon Alaiye 384,000
Ikot Ekpene 383,000
Saki 376,000
Ife 374,000
Birnin Kebbi 366,000
Ilesha 357,000
Ijebu-Ode 345,000
Lafia 336,000
Ado-Ekiti - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 480,000 3.67%
2019 463,000 3.58%
2018 447,000 3.71%
2017 431,000 3.61%
2016 416,000 3.48%
2015 402,000 3.61%
2014 388,000 3.47%
2013 375,000 3.59%
2012 362,000 3.72%
2011 349,000 3.56%
2010 337,000 3.69%
2009 325,000 3.50%
2008 314,000 3.63%
2007 303,000 3.41%
2006 293,000 3.53%
2005 283,000 3.66%
2004 273,000 3.80%
2003 263,000 3.54%
2002 254,000 3.67%
2001 245,000 3.38%
2000 237,000 3.49%
1999 229,000 3.62%
1998 221,000 3.76%
1997 213,000 3.40%
1996 206,000 3.52%
1995 199,000 3.65%
1994 192,000 3.78%
1993 185,000 3.35%
1992 179,000 3.47%
1991 173,000 3.59%
1990 167,000 1.21%
1989 165,000 1.85%
1988 162,000 1.25%
1987 160,000 1.91%
1986 157,000 1.29%
1985 155,000 1.31%
1984 153,000 1.32%
1983 151,000 2.03%
1982 148,000 1.37%
1981 146,000 1.39%
1980 144,000 1.41%
1979 142,000 1.43%
1978 140,000 2.19%
1977 137,000 1.48%
1976 135,000 1.50%
1975 133,000 1.53%
1974 131,000 1.55%
1973 129,000 1.57%
1972 127,000 1.60%
1971 125,000 1.63%
1970 123,000 9.82%
1969 112,000 9.80%
1968 102,000 9.68%
1967 93,000 9.41%
1966 85,000 8.97%
1965 78,000 9.86%
1964 71,000 9.23%
1963 65,000 10.17%
1962 59,000 9.26%
1961 54,000 10.20%
1960 49,000 8.89%
1959 45,000 9.76%
1958 41,000 10.81%
1957 37,000 8.82%
1956 34,000 9.68%
1955 31,000 10.71%
1954 28,000 7.69%
1953 26,000 13.04%
1952 23,000 9.52%
1951 21,000 5.00%
1950 20,000 0.00%