Okene, Nigeria Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Okene, Nigeria metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Okene in 2021 is 478,000, a 2.8% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Okene in 2020 was 465,000, a 2.88% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Okene in 2019 was 452,000, a 2.73% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Okene in 2018 was 440,000, a 2.56% 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
Okene - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 478,000 2.80%
2020 465,000 2.88%
2019 452,000 2.73%
2018 440,000 2.56%
2017 429,000 2.63%
2016 418,000 2.70%
2015 407,000 2.78%
2014 396,000 2.59%
2013 386,000 2.66%
2012 376,000 2.73%
2011 366,000 2.52%
2010 357,000 2.59%
2009 348,000 2.65%
2008 339,000 2.73%
2007 330,000 2.48%
2006 322,000 2.88%
2005 313,000 2.62%
2004 305,000 2.69%
2003 297,000 2.41%
2002 290,000 2.84%
2001 282,000 2.55%
2000 275,000 18.53%
1999 232,000 18.37%
1998 196,000 18.07%
1997 166,000 18.57%
1996 140,000 18.64%
1995 118,000 18.00%
1994 100,000 19.05%
1993 84,000 18.31%
1992 71,000 18.33%
1991 60,000 17.65%
1990 51,000 2.00%
1989 50,000 0.00%
1988 50,000 2.04%
1987 49,000 2.08%
1986 48,000 0.00%
1985 48,000 2.13%
1984 47,000 0.00%
1983 47,000 2.17%
1982 46,000 0.00%
1981 46,000 2.22%
1980 45,000 2.27%
1979 44,000 0.00%
1978 44,000 2.33%
1977 43,000 0.00%
1976 43,000 2.38%
1975 42,000 0.00%
1974 42,000 2.44%
1973 41,000 0.00%
1972 41,000 2.50%
1971 40,000 0.00%
1970 40,000 0.00%
1969 40,000 2.56%
1968 39,000 0.00%
1967 39,000 2.63%
1966 38,000 0.00%
1965 38,000 2.70%
1964 37,000 0.00%
1963 37,000 2.78%
1962 36,000 0.00%
1961 36,000 0.00%
1960 36,000 2.86%
1959 35,000 0.00%
1958 35,000 2.94%
1957 34,000 0.00%
1956 34,000 0.00%
1955 34,000 3.03%
1954 33,000 0.00%
1953 33,000 3.13%
1952 32,000 0.00%
1951 32,000 0.00%
1950 32,000 0.00%