Nnewi Population 2021

1,113,546
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Nnewi's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,113,546. In 1950, the population of Nnewi was 3,181. Nnewi has grown by 62,686 since 2015, which represents a 5.97% 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 Nnewi, which typically includes Nnewi's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Nnewi Population 2021

Year Population Growth Rate Growth
20351,967,1163.33%63,390
20341,903,7263.40%62,563
20331,841,1633.47%61,719
20321,779,4443.54%60,792
20311,718,6523.62%60,068
20301,658,5843.72%59,452
20291,599,1323.84%59,078
20281,540,0543.98%58,968
20271,481,0864.17%59,297
20261,421,7894.40%59,946
20251,361,8434.68%60,850
20241,300,9934.99%61,807
20231,239,1865.32%62,636
20221,176,5505.66%63,004
20211,113,5465.97%62,686
20201,050,8606.22%61,517
2019989,3436.40%59,481
2018929,8626.49%56,645
2017873,2176.49%53,195
2016820,0226.49%49,954
2015770,0686.49%46,911
2014723,1576.49%44,053
2013679,1046.48%41,314
2012637,7906.50%38,905
2011598,8856.49%36,482
2010562,4036.49%34,261
2009528,1426.48%32,130
2008496,0126.50%30,256
2007465,7566.49%28,373
2006437,3836.49%26,644
2005410,7396.48%24,988
2004385,7516.50%23,531
2003362,2206.49%22,065
2002340,1556.49%20,722
2001319,4336.48%19,433
2000300,0006.50%18,300
1999281,7006.49%17,160
1998264,5406.49%16,115
1997248,4256.48%15,114
1996233,3116.50%14,231
1995219,0806.49%13,346
1994205,7346.49%12,533
1993193,2016.48%11,754
1992181,4476.50%11,068
1991170,3796.49%10,379
1990160,00010.31%14,950
1989145,05010.29%13,536
1988131,51410.32%12,304
1987119,21010.31%11,139
1986108,07110.31%10,098
198597,97310.29%9,142
198488,83110.32%8,312
198380,51910.31%7,523
198272,99610.31%6,821
198166,17510.29%6,175
198060,00010.08%5,492
197954,50810.06%4,983
197849,52510.06%4,528
197744,99710.05%4,108
197640,88910.08%3,743
197537,14610.06%3,396
197433,75010.06%3,085
197330,66510.05%2,800
197227,86510.08%2,551
197125,31410.06%2,314
197023,00010.40%2,166
196920,83410.38%1,960
196818,87410.41%1,779
196717,09510.40%1,610
196615,48510.40%1,459
196514,02610.38%1,319
196412,70710.41%1,198
196311,50910.40%1,084
196210,42510.40%982
19619,44310.38%888
19608,55510.42%807
19597,74810.39%729
19587,01910.40%661
19576,35810.38%598
19565,76010.43%544
19555,21610.39%491
19544,72510.40%445
19534,28010.37%402
19523,87810.42%366
19513,51210.41%331
19503,1810.00%

Nnewi Population Data (Urban Area)

Name 2021 Population 2021 Growth
Lagos14,862,1113.44%
Kano4,103,0152.60%
Ibadan3,649,0232.73%
Abuja3,464,1235.69%
Port Harcourt3,171,0764.99%
Benin City1,781,9993.17%
Onitsha1,482,9714.82%
Uyo1,199,9295.65%
Kaduna1,133,4301.82%
Aba1,114,3883.04%
Nnewi1,113,5465.97%
Ikorodu989,1175.49%
Ilorin973,6712.51%
Jos917,2892.46%
Owerri908,1094.07%
Warri898,9275.02%
Umuahia816,9835.58%
Maiduguri802,9882.10%
Enugu795,2712.90%
Lokoja741,4827.14%

Other Cities in Nigeria

  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations

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