Nigeria: Percent Christian

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 Nigeria

Christians as percent of the total population

 Latest value 45.4
 Year 2013
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2013
 Average 38.9
 Min - Max 31.3 - 45.4
 Source The Cline Center for Democracy
For that indicator, we provide data for Nigeria from 1960 to 2013. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 38.9 percent with a minimum of 31.3 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 45.4 percent in 2013. The latest value from 2013 is 45.4 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 145 countries is 51.1 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Nigeria - Percent Christian - Recent values chart

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Nigeria - Percent Christian - historical chart - 1960-2013




Definition: Christians as percent of the total population.

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