Top 10 Richest States In Nigeria

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Nigeria as we all know is the giant of Africa. They are blessed with many natural resources. Also, they remains one of the largest producers of Oil in Africa. Below is the list of top richest States in Nigeria that you can survive in. The below countries are ranked according to their Gross domestic product.

Here are Top 10 Richest States in Nigeria :

Lagos State : Lagos is the countries Major Economics Center, it is also the 5th largest Economic Center in Africa. it is located at the South Western Part of Nigeria, made up of About 18million People and has GDP of about $33 billion and per Capita which is $4.

River State : This is the largest Oil Producing state in Nigeria which Produces 60% of the Countries Crude oil Output and it is also rich in Natural Gas, River State is located at Southern part of Nigeria, it has a Population of More than 5million People and has a total GDP of $21 billion and per Capita of about $4.

Delta State: This state is Blest with a lot Natural Resources like Limestone, Kaolin, Silica, lignite and industrial Clay. It is also One Major Oil and Natural Gas producing states in Nigeria. it’s Located at the South east Region of the country, Made up of more 4 million People and has Total GDP of $16.7 billion and per Capita of $4

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Oyo State : This State is Mainly Based on Agricultural Sector of the Countries, it Produces Crops like Cashew, Palm Oil Rice, Yam, Cassava, Maize, Millet and Cocoa. it is Located at the South West Region of the Country a ,has a Population of more 6 million People and Total GDP of about $16 billion and per Capita of $2.7

Imo state : Imo State is rich in Natural resources like lead, Zinc, White Clay, Fine Sand, Crude Oil and limestone. It has 163 Oil Wells and Most Major Oil Companies like Agip, Addax, Shell and Chevron. Imo state located at South eastern Part of the Country has a Population of more than 5.4million People and GDP of $14.2 billion and per Capita of $3.5.

Kano State: Kano is the Major Producer of hides and Skin in Nigeria. It Also Produces Cotton, Soya bean ,Gum Arabic, Chili Pepper and Sesame. It is the Most Populated State in North Western part of Nigeria with about 11million People and Has GDP of $12.4 and Per Capita of $1.2

Edo State: This state has Popular Tourist places like Emotan Statue in Benin City, Ise lake in Agbenebode and many others. it is located at South Western Part of Nigeria, made up of population of about 4 million people and has GDP of $11.8 billion and per Capita of $3.6. They also Produce mineral resources like crude oil, limestone and many others.

Akwaibom State: This is also one of the Major Oil Producing states in Nigeria. The government has also made attempt in Agricultural, tourism and IT part of the Economy. Akwaibom is located at the South Eastern part of Nigeria with over 5 million people with Total GDP of about $11 billion and per Capita of $2.8

Ogun State: This state is known for high Concentration of factories like Dangote Cement ,Lafarge Cement, Coleman Cables etc. This state is located at South Western Part of Nigeria with Population of about 4 million People and total GDP of $10.5 billion and per capita of $2.7.

Kaduna State: This state based Majorly on the Agricultural Sector of the Economy in Nigeria. It is located at the North Central Part of the Economy with over 6 million People and total GDP of $10 billion and per capita of $1.7


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