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Nigeria Labour Force Participation Rate

1990 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Nigeria's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 55.1 % in Dec 2017, compared with 55.2 % in the previous year. Nigeria's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1990 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 55.1 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 56.4 % in Dec 1990 and a record low of 54.7 % in Dec 2004. Nigeria's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Nigeria's Population reached 186.0 million people in Dec 2016.

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What was Nigeria's Labour Force Participation Rate in 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017

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Labour Force Participation Rate: Nigeria

Series Details
Series ID

279072203

Name

Labour Force Participation Rate: Nigeria

Country

Nigeria

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1990

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

18 Dec 2017

Statistics
Mean

55.28

Variance

0.25

Standard deviation

0.50

Skewness

1.22

Kurtosis

0.41

Coefficient variation

0.01

Median

55.10

Max
1990

56.45

Min
2004

54.74

Previous observation
2016

55.15

Last observation
2017

55.15

Number of Observations

28

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More Countries for Labour Force Participation Rate

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

62.4

Dec 2017

62.7

Nov 2017

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Canada

65.2

Dec 2017

65.4

Nov 2017

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
France

71.9

Sep 2017

72.0

Jun 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

61.5

Sep 2017

60.9

Jun 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Italy

65.4

Sep 2017

65.4

Jun 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.5

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Japan

60.6

Nov 2017

60.8

Oct 2017

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
United Kingdom

63.6

Oct 2017

63.4

Sep 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Austria

77.1

Sep 2017

76.3

Jun 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Belgium

68.4

Sep 2017

67.6

Jun 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.4

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bulgaria

56.5

Sep 2017

55.8

Jun 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

61.9

Sep 2017

61.4

Jun 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Czech Republic

60.6

Sep 2017

60.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Denmark

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Estonia

63.8

Sep 2017

63.7

Jun 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

65.5

Dec 2017

65.2

Nov 2017

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Greece

59.9

Oct 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Hungary

62.3

Sep 2017

61.8

Jun 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Iceland

81.8

Dec 2017

80.4

Nov 2017

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Latvia

69.5

Sep 2017

68.6

Jun 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

69.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

60.6

Sep 2017

60.8

Jun 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

54.6

2016

54.9

2015

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Malta

71.1

Sep 2017

69.9

Jun 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

71.1

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

68.2

Dec 2017

68.3

Nov 2017

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brazil

61.9

Nov 2017

61.8

Oct 2017

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Poland

56.7

Sep 2017

56.7

Jun 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Chile

60.0

Nov 2017

59.7

Oct 2017

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Portugal

59.3

Sep 2017

59.0

Jun 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Colombia

64.1

Sep 2017

64.8

Jun 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Romania

56.6

Jun 2017

52.9

Mar 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovakia

60.1

Sep 2017

59.8

Jun 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slovenia

59.2

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Mexico

59.1

Dec 2017

59.5

Nov 2017

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Spain

58.8

Dec 2017

58.9

Sep 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Panama

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sweden

71.7

Dec 2017

71.9

Nov 2017

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Paraguay

62.6

2016

62.1

2015

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

68.6

Sep 2017

68.3

Jun 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

63.1

Oct 2017

62.7

Sep 2017

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Australia

66.2

Dec 2017

65.4

Nov 2017

59.6

Jan 1984

66.2

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

82.7

2015

82.6

2014

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

61.1

Dec 2017

61.1

Nov 2017

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Israel

63.9

Nov 2017

63.7

Oct 2017

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Indonesia

66.7

Aug 2017

69.0

Feb 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Korea

62.3

Dec 2017

63.2

Nov 2017

59.0

Jan 2011

63.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

67.9

Nov 2017

68.0

Oct 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.1

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2010

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Macau

69.9

Dec 2017

70.4

Nov 2017

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.3

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

70.6

Sep 2017

69.8

Jun 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Philippines

62.1

Oct 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Singapore

67.7

2017

68.0

2016

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Sri Lanka

53.6

Sep 2017

53.9

Jun 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

58.9

Dec 2017

58.9

Nov 2017

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Thailand

67.2

Dec 2017

68.3

Nov 2017

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Vietnam

76.7

Sep 2017

76.4

Jun 2017

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Albania

58.7

Sep 2017

58.1

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

58.7

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Armenia

63.4

Sep 2017

60.5

Jun 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

52.2

Sep 2017

51.7

Jun 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

69.8

Sep 2017

69.5

Jun 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macedonia

56.8

Sep 2017

56.9

Jun 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Moldova

43.9

Sep 2017

44.1

Jun 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mongolia

61.1

Sep 2017

61.6

Jun 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

59.2

Sep 2017

60.2

Jun 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Montenegro

56.4

Sep 2017

54.8

Jun 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Russia

69.2

Nov 2017

69.4

Oct 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Serbia

55.3

Sep 2017

54.5

Jun 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Turkey

53.1

Oct 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Ukraine

62.2

Sep 2017

61.9

Jun 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Morocco

45.5

Sep 2017

47.3

Jun 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
South Africa

59.9

Sep 2017

59.9

Jun 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Iran

38.9

Mar 2017

38.9

Dec 2016

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for Nigeria

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

14.3

2016

11.6

2015

7.3

2008

79.4

1992

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Business Confidence: Net Balance

1.7

Dec 2017

-17.6

Sep 2017

-24.3

Sep 2016

24.5

Mar 2011

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

891.3

Jun 2017

853.9

Mar 2017

501.8

Dec 2015

3,084.9

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Imports Growth

82.0

Oct 2017

3.8

Sep 2017

-66.4

Feb 1986

114.0

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Oct 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply M2

73,742.58

Oct 2017

71,889.13

Sep 2017

5,894.68

Mar 1993

113,283.59

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1992 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

17,506.73

2022

14,722.87

2021

1,986.95

2000

17,506.73

2022

NGN bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.08

2016

0.10

2015

0.05

1960

1.18

2006

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Exports

25,146.50

2016

26,703.50

2015

740.00

1999

28,266.00

2012

Cub m mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

1.4

Sep 2017

0.7

Jun 2017

-2.3

Sep 2016

6.9

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Labour Productivity Growth

6.35

Sep 2017

2.53

Jun 2017

-3.51

Jun 2013

9.90

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Domestic Credit Growth

-3.7

Dec 2017

-1.3

Nov 2017

-88.6

Mar 2007

1,165.5

Mar 2008

%

monthly

Nov 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

9.1

2016

10.5

2015

2.9

1985

30.9

2007

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Imports

2,656.8

Sep 2017

2,777.3

Aug 2017

230.8

Feb 1986

6,404.8

Apr 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

20.24

Nov 2017

20.24

Oct 2017

-3.60

Jul 2006

38.04

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

2,929.74

2022

2,901.87

2021

496.50

1999

3,268.39

2014

USD

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Crude Oil: Exports

1,738.00

2016

2,114.00

2015

1,665.00

1995

2,464.00

2010

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

17.87

2016

23.80

2015

0.04

2002

70.84

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

5.4

2016

5.9

2015

2.1

1991

13.9

1978

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Equity Market Index

44,343.7

Jan 2018

38,243.2

Dec 2017

111.3

Jan 1985

65,652.4

Feb 2008

03Jan1984=100

monthly

Jan 1985 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit

84,572.0

Dec 2017

86,276.0

Nov 2017

2,164.6

Mar 2007

120,248.2

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Non Performing Loans Ratio

4.9

2015

2.9

2014

2.9

2014

32.8

2009

%

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals

1,255,000

2015

600,000

2013

486,000

2012

1,555,000

2010

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Core CPI Change

12.72

Oct 2017

12.72

Sep 2017

-6.50

Dec 2007

27.80

Nov 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

26,862.74

2022

22,847.78

2021

1,706.56

2000

26,862.74

2022

NGN bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

3,800.00

Dec 2016

1,900.00

Jun 2016

1,900.00

Jun 2016

17,000.00

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Crude Oil: Production

1,790.00

Nov 2017

1,694.00

Oct 2017

1,419.00

Aug 2016

2,496.00

Nov 2005

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gold Production

7,700.00

2015

7,100.00

2014

1.00

1993

7,700.00

2015

kg

yearly

1993 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Population

186.0

2016

181.2

2015

37.9

1950

186.0

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

17.7

2015

15.9

2014

1.8

2010

22.6

2006

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

14.72

Jan 2018

15.39

Dec 2017

6.82

Aug 2010

22.95

Mar 2012

% pa

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Gold Reserves

0.06

Sep 2017

0.06

Aug 2017

0.00

Sep 1961

35.97

Oct 1980

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1950 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

65,175.03

2022

54,961.19

2021

358.18

1990

65,175.03

2022

NGN bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

19,200.00

Dec 2016

6,900.00

Jun 2016

6,900.00

Jun 2016

42,000.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

9.5

Sep 2017

14.0

Jun 2017

0.3

Mar 2015

18.1

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

322.2

Sep 2017

313.7

Jun 2017

-269.0

Mar 2010

954.3

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Total Exports

4,047.7

Sep 2017

3,688.5

Aug 2017

322.9

Oct 1986

11,710.0

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Bank Lending Rate

17.71

Dec 2017

17.77

Nov 2017

14.58

Nov 2008

19.66

Nov 2009

% pa

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

34.4

Dec 2017

34.8

Sep 2017

24.2

Jun 2009

44.6

Jun 2011

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

2.8

2016

2.2

2015

1.1

2008

56.1

1991

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Trade Balance

1,931.8

Sep 2017

1,078.8

Aug 2017

-3,934.8

Mar 2011

14,402.0

Oct 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

6,242.81

2022

6,185.37

2021

2,026.44

1991

6,242.81

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consumer Confidence Growth

4.5

Dec 2017

2.7

Sep 2017

-15.2

Jun 2012

15.3

Dec 2010

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exchange Rate against USD

305.277

Jan 2018

305.814

Dec 2017

0.530

Nov 1980

309.230

Aug 2016

NGN/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

38,766.0

Dec 2017

34,945.6

Nov 2017

63.2

Jun 1968

62,081.9

Sep 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals Growth

50.5

2016

23.5

2013

-54.0

2011

50.5

2016

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

1.75

2022

1.71

2021

-1.62

2016

14.60

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-2.2

2016

-1.6

2015

-2.2

2010

-0.0

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

15.1

Jan 2018

15.4

Dec 2017

-7.8

Oct 1967

89.6

Jun 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt

15,352.1

Sep 2017

15,047.0

Jun 2017

3,287.7

Mar 2007

15,352.1

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

128.0

Dec 2017

127.6

Nov 2017

51.0

Mar 1992

703.1

Sep 1984

2005=100

monthly

Dec 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Gross National Product

395,953.77

2016

468,409.35

2015

4,173.70

1960

549,528.10

2014

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

13.1

2016

15.5

2015

13.1

2016

33.4

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

2.4

Sep 2017

1.4

Jun 2017

-5.3

Mar 2015

20.9

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
M2 Growth

4.8

Apr/2017

7.6

Mar/2017

-2.2

Nov/2013

100.1

Mar/2008

%

monthly

Nov/1993 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

22.5

Jan 2018

22.5

Dec 2017

1.0

Jan 2011

31.0

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Nov 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Private Consumption Expenditure

78,377.21

Dec 2016

75,468.96

Sep 2016

53,304.76

Jun 2010

119,809.21

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2016

Updated on Oct 2017
Investment: % of GDP

15.3

2016

15.5

2015

5.5

2005

34.0

1981

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Business Confidence Growth

22.5

Dec 2017

6.7

Sep 2017

-32.4

Sep 2016

24.6

Dec 2010

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.8

Sep 2017

1.0

Jun 2017

0.4

Dec 2015

2.5

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Policy Rate

14.00

Jan 2018

14.00

Dec 2017

6.00

Aug 2010

14.00

Jan 2018

% pa

monthly

Dec 2006 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

12,518.55

Dec 2016

11,053.34

Sep 2016

11,053.34

Sep 2016

23,106.21

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2016

Updated on Oct 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

4.63

2022

4.87

2021

-15.76

2015

36.53

2005

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

13.38

2016

9.00

2015

5.09

2010

13.38

2016

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

83,300.79

2016

113,376.15

2015

121.32

1995

187,550.70

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

-1.1

Mar 2017

-8.7

Dec 2016

-20.3

Mar 2016

20.1

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Tourism Revenue

470

2015

601

2014

47

1995

959

2008

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

51,060,935.74

Sep 2017

52,675,979.34

Jun 2017

50,198,600.00

Jun 2012

57,270,900.00

Dec 2013

Person

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

15.0

2016

-62.9

2015

-68.4

2007

325.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

14.50

2022

14.50

2021

5.40

2007

29.29

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

0.38

2022

0.32

2021

-15.35

2002

32.95

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,472,076.43

2016

1,678,702.84

2015

122,369.76

2000

2,587,404.96

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

233,037.11

2016

291,353.60

2015

18,501.00

2004

515,894.12

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

154,342,168.00

2016

150,830,089.00

2015

0.00

1992

154,342,168.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

1,335,470.00

2016

1,558,679.00

2015

72,500.00

2008

1,893,409.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

19.97

2017

21.30

2016

12.79

2005

22.91

2014

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

257.46

2016

112.08

2015

0.03

2002

342.07

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

206,780.69

2016

253,802.12

2015

26,577.00

2004

364,249.10

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

2,156.84

2016

2,698.63

2015

481.68

1999

3,224.69

2014

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

81.6

2016

78.6

2015

23.4

1982

89.0

1960

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Deposits

115,177.95

2014

108,027.98

2013

8,990.28

2001

115,177.95

2014

USD mn

yearly

2001 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

1,821,759.16

2014

1,599,075.80

2013

142,895.81

2000

2,928,318.22

2010

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

10,933.15

2016

13,982.52

2015

1,081.96

2001

34,230.47

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

198.76

2016

238.66

2015

56.34

2000

2,556.54

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

154,513.00

2016

187,155.00

2015

20,544.00

1960

1,687,972.00

2006

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

81.82

2016

82.19

2015

0.00

1992

82.19

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

42,562.40

2016

45,148.10

2015

4,844.00

1995

45,148.10

2015

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

62,172.38

2016

72,309.87

2015

2,093.71

1996

102,212.69

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

147,959,459.00

2015

145,160,994.00

2014

117,782,300.00

2009

151,065,413.00

2012

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

56,280.9

Sep 2017

54,466.3

Jun 2017

17,402.6

Dec 2006

62,232.5

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Nominal GDP

96,465.1

Sep 2017

88,546.0

Jun 2017

85,041.6

Mar 2010

151,076.2

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Current Account Balance

2,292.8

Sep 2017

1,225.7

Jun 2017

-5,695.3

Sep 2015

10,383.7

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Electricity Production

7,560

Mar 2017

6,913

Dec 2016

3,247

Jun 2009

9,936

Sep 2015

GWh

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

21.4

May 2017

23.3

Mar 2017

12.6

Mar 2010

40.8

Aug 2002

%

monthly

Jun 2001 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

23,000

2016

20,000

2015

12,000

2008

53,900

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

12.5

Sep 2017

11.3

Aug 2017

0.2

Dec 1983

37.7

Apr 1989

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

3,320.84

Sep 2017

1,484.30

Jun 2017

-769.91

Dec 2014

5,963.20

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports Growth

59.6

Oct 2017

40.8

Sep 2017

-74.9

Oct 1986

207.2

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Oct 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

130.9

2016

-21.8

2015

-77.3

2003

184.6

2008

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

10.98

Sep 2017

14.79

Jun 2017

3.01

Jun 2016

17.86

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

5,034.87

Dec 2016

4,561.36

Sep 2016

4,561.36

Sep 2016

10,867.90

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2016

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M1

34,061.79

Oct 2017

32,955.74

Sep 2017

3,314.92

Mar 1993

47,795.76

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1992 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

9.06

Sep 2017

8.49

Jun 2017

5.29

Mar 2015

10.11

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Population

216.10

2022

210.31

2021

68.45

1980

216.10

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

3,750.00

2015

3,590.00

2014

1,747.00

2005

3,750.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

1,754.72

2014

10,789.29

2013

0.98

2002

21,155.70

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2014

Updated on 2016