Effon Alaiye, Nigeria Metro Area Population 1950-2020

NOTE: All data from 2020 and beyond are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Effon Alaiye, Nigeria metro area from 1950 to 2020. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Effon Alaiye in 2020 is 384,000, a 3.5% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Effon Alaiye in 2019 was 371,000, a 3.06% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Effon Alaiye in 2018 was 360,000, a 3.15% increase from 2017.
  • The metro area population of Effon Alaiye in 2017 was 349,000, a 2.95% 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
Effon Alaiye - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 384,000 3.50%
2019 371,000 3.06%
2018 360,000 3.15%
2017 349,000 2.95%
2016 339,000 3.35%
2015 328,000 3.14%
2014 318,000 2.91%
2013 309,000 3.34%
2012 299,000 3.10%
2011 290,000 2.84%
2010 282,000 3.30%
2009 273,000 3.02%
2008 265,000 3.11%
2007 257,000 3.21%
2006 249,000 3.32%
2005 241,000 2.99%
2004 234,000 3.08%
2003 227,000 3.18%
2002 220,000 2.80%
2001 214,000 3.38%
2000 207,000 2.99%
1999 201,000 3.08%
1998 195,000 3.17%
1997 189,000 3.28%
1996 183,000 2.81%
1995 178,000 3.49%
1994 172,000 2.99%
1993 167,000 3.09%
1992 162,000 3.18%
1991 157,000 3.29%
1990 152,000 2.70%
1989 148,000 3.50%
1988 143,000 2.88%
1987 139,000 2.96%
1986 135,000 3.05%
1985 131,000 3.15%
1984 127,000 3.25%
1983 123,000 3.36%
1982 119,000 3.48%
1981 115,000 2.68%
1980 112,000 2.75%
1979 109,000 3.81%
1978 105,000 2.94%
1977 102,000 3.03%
1976 99,000 3.13%
1975 96,000 3.23%
1974 93,000 3.33%
1973 90,000 2.27%
1972 88,000 3.53%
1971 85,000 3.66%
1970 82,000 2.50%
1969 80,000 3.90%
1968 77,000 2.67%
1967 75,000 2.74%
1966 73,000 2.82%
1965 71,000 4.41%
1964 68,000 3.03%
1963 66,000 3.13%
1962 64,000 3.23%
1961 62,000 1.64%
1960 61,000 3.39%
1959 59,000 3.51%
1958 57,000 3.64%
1957 55,000 1.85%
1956 54,000 3.85%
1955 52,000 4.00%
1954 50,000 2.04%
1953 49,000 4.26%
1952 47,000 2.17%
1951 46,000 2.22%
1950 45,000 0.00%