Nigeria is located in West Africa and is home to over 182 million people.
The country is a federal presidential republic.
The official language is English. Major languages include Hausa, Igbo, and Yoruba. There are 512 languages spoken in Nigeria.
58% of Nigerians practice Christianity, while 41% practice Islam. About 1% practice animism or some other religion.
The currency of Nigeria is the naira.