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Nigeria Annual Abstract of Statistics 2008


General Info
Nigeria (NGA)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2003 - 12/2007
Series or system 
Nigeria Annual Abstract of Statistics
Data type
  • Nationally representative

This annual abstract covers a variety of topics: population, household, health, education, school enrollment, employment, agriculture, transportation and communications, etc. The data are derived from administrative records, surveys, and censuses. The time covered varies among topics, depending on the source. Much of information in the 2008 report is repeated in the 2009 report.

The report includes total deaths and cases for notifiable diseases from 2003-2007 as reported by the Ministry of Health. Private health expenditure data comes from the NLSS.

The report is publicly available on the official Web site of the National Bureau of Statistics of Nigeria.

African trypanosomiasis, Age at first sex, Agriculture, Anemia, Animal injuries, Antenatal care, Assets, BCG vaccines, Birth control pills, Breastfeeding, Burns, Child mortality, Cholera, Circumcision, Climate, Condoms, Contraceptives, Cooking fuels, Crime, Crops, DTP vaccines, Dentists, Diarrhea, Diarrheal diseases, Diphtheria, Dracunculiasis, Education access, Education degrees, Electricity, Employment, Family planning, Family size, Female circumcision, Fertility, Fever, Fishing, Gonococcal infections, Government health expenditures, HIV and AIDS, Health care personnel, Health care use, Health facilities, Health literacy, Hepatitis, Homicide, Household expenditures, Housing, IUDs, Immunization, Income, Infant mortality, Infectious diseases, Injectable contraceptives, Insecticide-treated bednets, Institutionalized population, Internet, Interpersonal violence, Land ownership, Leprosy, Literacy, Live births, Livestock, Lower respiratory infections, Lymphatic filariasis, Malaria, Marital status, Marriage age, Mass media, Measles, Measles vaccines, Meningitis, Mortality, Nurses, Occupations, Onchocerciasis, Oral rehydration therapy, Neglected tropical diseases, Personal health expenditures, Poisonings, Polio, Polio vaccines, Population, Postpartum amenorrhea, Poverty, Private health facilities, Public health facilities, Rabies, Rainfall, Road traffic injuries, Roads, STDs, Sanitation, Schistosomiasis, School enrollment, Schools, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Syphilis, Teachers, Telecommunications, Telephones, Tetanus, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Trachoma, Traditional birth control, Traditional medicine, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, Unemployment, Unintentional injuries, Urinary diseases, Varicella, Violence, Vitamin A supplements, Waste disposal, Water supply, Weight, Whooping cough, Yellow fever