Nigeria: Percent children
(measure: percent; Source: United Nations Population Division)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Nigeria: Population ages 0-14, 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 43.75 percent with a minumum of 41.61 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 45.23 percent in 1987. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Total population below the age of 14 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.