The Hausa people are the largest tribe in Nigeria, making up approximately 25% of the population.
What is the population of Nigeria in 2019?
As of 2019, the estimated population of the country is over 200.96 million, ranking 7th in the world. Last collected in 2012 by the Nigeria National Bureau of Statistics, the total population of citizens in Nigeria was around 166.2 million people.
Which language has the highest population in Nigeria?
What ethnic groups make up the population of Nigeria?
Ethnic Groups: Nigeria has 250 ethnic groups. The most populous and politically influential include: Hausa and Fulani 29%, Yoruba 21%, Igbo (Ibo) 18%, Ijaw 10%, Kanuri 4%, Ibibio 3.5%, Tiv 2.5%. Languages: English (official), Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo (Ibo), Fulani, and over 500 additional indigenous languages.
What is the most populous race in the world?
The world’s largest ethnic group is Han Chinese with Mandarin being the world’s most spoken language in terms of native speakers. Human migration has been shifting toward cities and urban centres. The urban population jumped from 29% in 1950 to 50.5% in 2005.