Maiduguri Population 2020

786,485

Maiduguri's 2020 population is now estimated at 786,485. In 1950, the population of Maiduguri was 49,774. Maiduguri has grown by 59,910 since 2015, which represents a 1.60% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Maiduguri, which typically includes Maiduguri's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Maiduguri Population 2020

Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
20351,268,7603.45%198,091
20301,070,6693.57%172,134
2025898,5352.70%112,050
2020786,4851.60%59,910
2015726,5751.51%52,575
2010674,0001.51%48,771
2005625,2291.51%45,229
2000580,0001.52%42,028
1995537,9721.52%38,972
1990499,0005.69%120,579
1985378,4215.69%91,421
1980287,0005.63%68,738
1975218,2625.63%52,262
1970166,0006.57%45,246
1965120,7546.57%32,906
196087,8486.57%23,950
195563,8985.12%14,124
195049,7740.00%
Name Population 2020 Growth
Lagos14,368,3323.34%
Kano3,999,0502.39%
Ibadan3,551,9612.54%
Abuja3,277,7405.90%
Port Harcourt3,020,2325.11%
Benin City1,727,1693.04%
Onitsha1,414,7904.91%
Uyo1,135,7755.86%
Kaduna1,113,2101.50%
Aba1,081,4662.90%
Nnewi1,050,8606.22%
Ilorin949,8662.29%
Ikorodu937,6155.68%
Jos895,2882.23%
Owerri872,6044.06%
Warri855,9415.14%
Maiduguri786,4851.82%
Umuahia773,8225.78%
Enugu772,8722.73%
Zaria726,1721.00%
  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations