People, Countries, and Cities

What is Africa’s most populous country?

Nigeria, with a population of 148 million people, is Africa’s most populous country. Nigeria is also the world’s eighth-most populous country. If Nigeria’s population continues to increase at the present rate, the population will increase to 214 million by the year 2022! The average Nigerian woman gives birth to 6.1 children in her lifetime.


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