Nigeria: Population ages 65 and above
(measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Nigeria: Population ages 65 and above, percent of total: For that indicator, United Nations Population Division provides data for Nigeria from 1960 to 2017. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 2.83 percent with a minumum of 2.74 percent in 2005 and a maximum of 2.9 percent in 1992. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Population ages 65 and above as a percentage of the total population. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.