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Map of Nigeria

Map of Nigeria

Bordering Countries: Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Niger
Demonym: Nigerian
Motto: "Unity and Faith, Peace and Progress"
Population: 177,155,754 (2014)
Population Growth Rate: 2.47% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Abuja
Capital Coordinates: 9°4′N 7°29′E
Capital Time Zone: UTC+1
Currency: Nigerian naira
Currency Code: NGN
Currencies Issued: kobo naira pound
GDP: $247.1 billion (2011)
Per Capita Income: $1,541 (2011)
GDP Growth Rate: 6.20% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 8.70% (2013)
Unemployment Rate: 23.90% (2011)
Foreign Debt: $10.4 billion (2011)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: NG
Internet Country Code: .ng
Number of Internet Users: 43989000 (2009)
Calling Code: 234
Electrical Generation Capacity: 5900000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1960 from United Kingdom
Area: 923,768 square km (910,768 km land) (13,000 km water)
Coastline: 853 km
Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Chappal Waddi (2,419 m)
Life Expectancy: 52.62 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 5.25 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 74.09 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 3.10% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 6.50% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.459 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 2.4 (2011)
Literacy: 68.00 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 23

Number of coins in catalogue: 1

Number of stamps in catalogue: 21

Location of Nigeria in Africa

Regional Map for Nigeria

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