Businesses in Abuja

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 24.6%
 Professional Services: 12.3%
 Industry: 8%
 Hotels & Travel: 6.9%
 Home Services: 6.9%
 Restaurants: 6.2%
 Education: 6.1%
 Other: 28.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Gas stations1663.80.1
New car dealers1293.90.1
Beauty salons1524.20.1
Embassies and consulates1224.00.1
Public administration4654.00.2
Atm's1343.90.1
Banks4003.90.2
Loan companies3664.00.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets1183.90.1
Construction of houses1353.90.1
Real estate5343.90.3
Hotels and motels3913.90.2
Other accommodation5193.90.3
Construction of buildings1853.90.1
Wholesale of machinery1904.50.1
Health and medical2064.00.1
Hospitals1854.10.1
Corporate management1394.30.1
Legal and financial2024.30.1
Churches2844.50.1
Bars, pubs and taverns1904.00.1
Clothing accessories3284.10.2
Clothing stores4534.30.2
Department stores5654.00.3
Electronics stores2674.00.1
Household appliances and goods2664.20.1
Office supplies and stationery stores2203.90.1
Area of Abuja, Federal Capital Territory713 km²
Population2.0 million
Male Population1,058,923 (53.3%)
Female Population927,766 (46.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +1,669.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +226.4%
Median Age23.3
Male Median Age25.4
Female Median Age21
Area Codes9
NeighborhoodsAsokoro, Central Business Dis, Garki, Gwarinpa, Jabi, Kubwa, Lugbe, Maitama, Utako, Wuse, Wuse 2
Local TimeThursday 12:15 AM
TimezoneWest Africa Standard Time
Weather26.0°C overcast clouds
Lat & Lng9.05785° / 7.49508°
Postal Codes900102900104900108900110900211More

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory - Map

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population112,256297,569608,6711,986,689
Population Density157.4 / km²417.3 / km²853.7 / km²2,786 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Abuja Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 226.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Abuja, Federal Capital Territory+1,669.8%+567.6%+226.4%
Federal Capital Territory+1,800.9%+600.1%+232.7%
Nigeria+186.7%+90.6%+48.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory Median Age

Median Age: 23.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Abuja, Federal Capital Territory23.3 years21 years25.4 years
Federal Capital Territory21.5 years19.9 years23 years
Nigeria18.9 years19.3 years18.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5145,555145,446291,001
5-9111,866114,310226,177
10-1483,27895,288178,566
15-1973,43486,240159,675
20-24104,218116,209220,428
25-29145,525129,294274,819
30-34116,70686,914203,620
35-3992,92758,073151,001
40-4465,34436,644101,989
45-4951,56522,43273,997
50-5430,31314,25344,566
55-5917,2396,89624,135
60-648,6125,34013,953
65-694,3053,0327,337
70-742,7692,6365,406
75-791,4621,3332,796
80-841,7151,7403,455
85 Plus2,0901,6873,777
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory Population Density

Population Density: 2,786 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Abuja, Federal Capital Territory2.0 million713 km²2,786 / km²
Federal Capital Territory3.1 million7,568.9 km²415.0 / km²
Nigeria182.0 million909,042.9 km²200.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1930 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Abuja
 Wuse: 22.7%
 Garki: 11.8%
 Maitama: 5.6%
 Other: 59.9%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Abuja
 Area Code 803: 36.3%
 Area Code 70: 16.3%
 Area Code 9: 14.6%
 Area Code 806: 7.8%
 Area Code 805: 7.7%
 Area Code 802: 5.1%
 Other: 12.2%

Business distribution by price for Abuja, Federal Capital Territory

 Moderate: 39.9%
 Inexpensive: 37.1%
 Expensive: 22%
 Very Expensive: 1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Abuja, Federal Capital Territory1,345,137 t0.68 t1,886 t/km²
Federal Capital Territory2,089,424 t0.67 t276.1 t/km²
Nigeria86,705,254 t0.48 t95.4 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,345,137 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.68 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)1,886 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtLow (1.3)
FloodMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory

Abuja (/əˈbuːdʒə/) is the capital city of Nigeria. It is located in the centre of Nigeria, within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Abuja is a planned city, and was built mainly in the 1980s. Located in the central part of Nigeria. It officially b..  ︎  Abuja Wikipedia Page

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