- Name: Nigeria
(long form) Federal Republic of Nigeria
- Capital City: Abuja (3,000,000 pop.)
- Nigeria Population: 174,507,539 (2013 est.)
- World Populations (all countries)
- Currency: Naira
- Ethnicity: Nigeria, Africa's most populous country, is composed of more than 250 ethnic groups; the following are the most populous and politically influential: Hausa and Fulani 29%, Yoruba 21%, Igbo (Ibo) 18%, Ijaw 10%, Kanuri 4%, Ibibio 3.5%, Tiv 2.5%
- GDP total: $455.5 billion (2012 est.)
- GDP per capita: $2,800 (2012 est.)
- Land Sizes
- Language: English (official), Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo (Ibo), Fulani, over 500 additional indigenous languages
- Largest Cities: (by population) Lagos, Kano, Ibadan, Kaduna, Port Harcourt, Benin
- Name: From a native term Ni Gir meaning flowing water, the country is named after the Niger River.
- National Day: October 1
- Religion: Muslim 50%, Christian 40%, indigenous beliefs 10%
|Land Area||910,768 km2|
|Water Area||13,000 km2|
|Total Area||923,768km2 (#31)|
|Government Type||Federal Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$1,090.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$5,900|
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