The official currency of Nigeria is Naira (code: NGN).
Nigeria is located in Africa.
Estimated population (2010): 159,708,000
Estimated population (2000): 122,877,000
Estimated population (1950): 37,860,000
Nigeria has a middle income and mixed economy. Nigeria's economy is the largest economy in Africa. The manufacturing sector in Nigeria is the 3rd largest on Africa, and produces a large proportion of goods and services for the West African region.