Nigeria: Percent Muslim

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 Nigeria

Muslims as percent of the total population

 Latest value 46.0
 Year 2013
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2013
 Average 46.7
 Min - Max 46.0 - 47.0
 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 46.7 percent with a minimum of 46 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 47 percent in 1967. The latest value from 2013 is 46 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 128 countries is 34.3 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 Muslim - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Nigeria - Percent Muslim - historical chart - 1960-2013




Definition: Muslims as percent of the total population.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Percent Muslim 46.0 2013 percent
 Percent Christian 45.4 2013 percent
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