Businesses in Ilorin


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 20.1%
 Religion: 10.6%
 Education: 10.3%
 Professional Services: 9.7%
 Food: 9.2%
 Hotels & Travel: 9%
 Other: 31.1%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Gas stations383.70.1
Public administration253.80.0
Higher education (colleges and universities)144.10.0
Primary and elementary schools174.00.0
Secondary education163.70.0
Loan companies513.90.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets243.90.0
Hotels and motels423.70.1
Other accommodation863.70.1
Health and medical134.20.0
Department stores204.00.0
Electronics stores234.00.0
Office supplies and stationery stores143.80.0
Shopping other123.80.0
Area of Ilorin, Kwara765 km²
Male Population317,657 (49.6%)
Female Population323,171 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +139.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +34.2%
Median Age20
Male Median Age19.3
Female Median Age20.6
Area Codes31
NeighborhoodsOja Oba, Tanke
Local TimeTuesday 6:03 PM
TimezoneWest Africa Standard Time
Weather32.2°C scattered clouds
Lat & Lng8.49664° / 4.54214°
Postal Codes240211240212240213240221240222More

Ilorin, Kwara - Map

Ilorin, Kwara Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density350.0 / km²488.1 / km²624.4 / km²837.7 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ilorin Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 34.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Ilorin, Kwara+139.3%+71.6%+34.2%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ilorin, Kwara Median Age

Median Age: 20 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Ilorin, Kwara20 years20.6 years19.3 years
Kwara18.1 years18.7 years17.6 years
Nigeria18.9 years19.3 years18.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ilorin, Kwara Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 549,24647,99797,243
85 Plus1,7451,9873,733
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ilorin, Kwara Population Density

Population Density: 837.7 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Ilorin, Kwara640,827765 km²837.7 / km²
Kwara3.0 million33,634.4 km²90.1 / km²
Nigeria182.0 million909,042.9 km²200.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ilorin, Kwara Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1760 to 2100
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,, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Ilorin
 Area Code 803: 38.1%
 Area Code 70: 19%
 Area Code 806: 7.9%
 Area Code 805: 7.3%
 Area Code 9: 5.7%
 Other: 22%

Business distribution by price for Ilorin, Kwara

 Moderate: 45.5%
 Inexpensive: 36.4%
 Expensive: 18.2%

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

Ilorin, Kwara CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Ilorin, Kwara331,466 t0.52 t433.3 t/km²
Kwara1,482,596 t0.49 t44.1 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

Ilorin, Kwara CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)331,466 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.52 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)433.3 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
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.
2. 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).

Ilorin, Kwara

Ilorin is the state capital of Kwara in Western Nigeria. As of 2007, it had a population of 847,582, making it the 13th largest city in Nigeria by population.   ︎  Ilorin Wikipedia Page

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