Ikorodu, Nigeria Metro Area Population 1950-2022

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Ikorodu, Nigeria metro area from 1950 to 2022. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Ikorodu in 2022 is 1,041,000, a 5.26% increase from 2021.
  • The metro area population of Ikorodu in 2021 was 989,000, a 5.44% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Ikorodu in 2020 was 938,000, a 5.75% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Ikorodu in 2019 was 887,000, a 5.85% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Nigeria
City Name Population
Lagos 15,388,000
Kano 4,219,000
Ibadan 3,756,000
Abuja 3,652,000
Port Harcourt 3,325,000
Benin City 1,841,000
Onitsha 1,553,000
Uyo 1,265,000
Nnewi 1,177,000
Kaduna 1,158,000
Aba 1,150,000
Ikorodu 1,041,000
Ilorin 1,000,000
Owerri 945,000
Warri 943,000
Jos 942,000
Umuahia 861,000
Maiduguri 822,000
Enugu 820,000
Lokoja 791,000
Oshogbo 750,000
Zaria 749,000
Akure 717,000
Sokoto 685,000
Bauchi 645,000
Abakaliki 632,000
Calabar 631,000
Ogbomosho 602,000
Abeokuta 557,000
Gombe 551,000
Ado-Ekiti 516,000
Katsina 505,000
Okene 494,000
Okpogho 484,000
Potiskum 483,000
Igbidu 479,000
Minna 479,000
Gwagwalada 475,000
Gboko 472,000
Ondo 460,000
Oyo 456,000
Makurdi 438,000
Ikot Ekpene 415,000
Saki 414,000
Effon Alaiye 410,000
Ife 397,000
Birnin Kebbi 396,000
Ilesha 385,000
Ijebu-Ode 368,000
Lafia 361,000
Ikorodu - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2022 1,041,000 5.26%
2021 989,000 5.44%
2020 938,000 5.75%
2019 887,000 5.85%
2018 838,000 5.81%
2017 792,000 5.88%
2016 748,000 5.95%
2015 706,000 5.85%
2014 667,000 5.87%
2013 630,000 5.88%
2012 595,000 5.87%
2011 562,000 5.84%
2010 531,000 5.78%
2009 502,000 5.91%
2008 474,000 6.04%
2007 447,000 5.67%
2006 423,000 6.02%
2005 399,000 5.84%
2004 377,000 5.90%
2003 356,000 5.95%
2002 336,000 5.66%
2001 318,000 6.00%
2000 300,000 5.63%
1999 284,000 5.97%
1998 268,000 5.93%
1997 253,000 5.86%
1996 239,000 5.75%
1995 226,000 5.61%
1994 214,000 5.94%
1993 202,000 5.76%
1992 191,000 5.52%
1991 181,000 4.02%
1990 174,000 4.82%
1989 166,000 4.40%
1988 159,000 4.61%
1987 152,000 4.11%
1986 146,000 5.04%
1985 139,000 4.51%
1984 133,000 3.91%
1983 128,000 4.92%
1982 122,000 4.27%
1981 117,000 4.46%
1980 112,000 4.67%
1979 107,000 3.88%
1978 103,000 4.04%
1977 99,000 4.21%
1976 95,000 4.40%
1975 91,000 4.60%
1974 87,000 3.57%
1973 84,000 5.00%
1972 80,000 3.90%
1971 77,000 4.05%
1970 74,000 4.23%
1969 71,000 4.41%
1968 68,000 4.62%
1967 65,000 3.17%
1966 63,000 5.00%
1965 60,000 3.45%
1964 58,000 5.45%
1963 55,000 3.77%
1962 53,000 3.92%
1961 51,000 4.08%
1960 49,000 19.51%
1959 41,000 17.14%
1958 35,000 20.69%
1957 29,000 20.83%
1956 24,000 14.29%
1955 21,000 23.53%
1954 17,000 13.33%
1953 15,000 25.00%
1952 12,000 20.00%
1951 10,000 11.11%
1950 9,000 0.00%