Effon Alaiye, Nigeria Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Effon Alaiye, Nigeria metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Effon Alaiye in 2021 is 396,000, a 3.13% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Effon Alaiye in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Nigeria
City Name Population
Lagos 14,862,000
Kano 4,103,000
Ibadan 3,649,000
Abuja 3,464,000
Port Harcourt 3,171,000
Benin City 1,782,000
Onitsha 1,483,000
Uyo 1,200,000
Kaduna 1,133,000
Aba 1,114,000
Nnewi 1,114,000
Ikorodu 989,000
Ilorin 974,000
Jos 917,000
Owerri 908,000
Warri 899,000
Umuahia 817,000
Maiduguri 803,000
Enugu 795,000
Lokoja 741,000
Zaria 736,000
Oshogbo 731,000
Akure 691,000
Sokoto 662,000
Bauchi 621,000
Calabar 605,000
Abakaliki 602,000
Ogbomosho 577,000
Abeokuta 544,000
Gombe 529,000
Ado-Ekiti 497,000
Katsina 487,000
Okene 478,000
Igbidu 465,000
Minna 463,000
Okpogho 461,000
Gboko 456,000
Potiskum 455,000
Ondo 445,000
Gwagwalada 443,000
Oyo 441,000
Makurdi 422,000
Ikot Ekpene 398,000
Effon Alaiye 396,000
Saki 395,000
Ife 385,000
Birnin Kebbi 381,000
Ilesha 371,000
Ijebu-Ode 356,000
Lafia 348,000
Effon Alaiye - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 396,000 3.13%
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%