Nigeria

Land Use Decree No. 6 of 1978

Nigeria Forestry Act of 1937

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Demographics

National Population
140.43 Million[1]
Urban vs. Rural Population
Sources:[2]
Ethnic Groups
Sources:[3][4][5][6]

Economy

National GDP
NGN 37.94 Trillion[7]
Annual Per Capita Income
NGN 270,144[8]
GDP Breakdown
Sources:[9][10][11]
Human Development Index
0.471[12]
Main Exports
Petroleum and petroleum products (95%), cocoa, and rubber[13]

Overview

Total Land Area
923,769 km²[14]
Percent of Country that is Forested
17 %[15]
Deforestation Trend
Financed REDD+ Projects in GCF States
3
Annual Deforestation Rate

GCF Member States/Provinces

Cross River State
Carbon Accounting Status
Deforestation Trend
--
Current REDD+ Program Progress
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Strategy --
REDD+ Related Laws Under Implementation
Ecological and Economic Zoning --
Land Registry --
Deforestation Rates
 

Sources

Demographics
1. NBS, 2012.
2. Trading Economics.
3. NBS, Nigeria Data Portal.
4. The World Factbook, CIA - May 23, 2012.
5. NBS, Nigeria Data Portal.
6. NBS, Nigeria Data Portal.
Economy
7. National Bureau of Statistics, 2012. Grodd Domestic Product for Nigeria.
8. Calculated value GDP/population 2011.
9. The World Factbook, CIA - June 26, 2013.
10. The World Factbook, CIA - 26 June, 2013, own calculations.
11. calculated using values from: NBS, 2012. Gross Domestic Product for Nigeria.
12. UNDP Human Development Report, 2013.
13. The World Factbook, CIA - May 23, 2012.
Overview
14. NBS, 2010. Annual Abstract of Statistics, Abuja.
15. 2010. Oyebo, M., F. Bisong, and T. Morakinyo, A Preliminary Assessment of the Context for REDD in Nigeria, citing FORMECU (1998), World Bank Environment Management Programme, Forestry Node.
16. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010 Global Forest Resources Assessment,.
17. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010 Global Forest Resources Assessment.
18. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010 Global Forest Resources Assessment.
19. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the Global Forest Resources Assessment, United Nations (FAO), 2010.
20. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010 Global Forest Resources Assessment.