Nevada vs Nigeria (Statistical Comparison)

Nevada is a state located in the Western Region of the United States of America, whereas Nigeria is a country located in West Africa. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Nevada and Nigeria regarding various aspects.


Is Nevada bigger than Nigeria?

The total area of Nevada is 110,577 sq mi, and the total area of Nigeria is 356,669 sq mi. Nevada is smaller than Nigeria by 246,092 sq mi. Nevada is around 3.23 times smaller than Nigeria.

Area of Nevada: 110,577 sq mi ( 286,382 km2 )

Area of Nevada compared to Nigeria

Area of Nigeria356,669 sq mi ( 923,769 km2 )

Area of Nigeria compared to Nevada


According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Nevada as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 3,143,991.

Population of Nevada compared to Nigeria

Based on the World Bank data, the total population of Nigeria as of 2020, was estimated to be around 206,139,587.

Population of Nigeria compared to Nevada

Here is some more data comparison between Nevada and Nigeria.

The capital city of Nevada is Carson City, and the capital city of Nigeria is Abuja.

Official Languages

Nevada: English
Nigeria: English, Yoruba, Igbo


Nevada: Nevadan
Nigeria: Nigerian

ISO 3166 Code

Nevada: US-NV
Nigeria: NG

Human Development Index

HDI of Nevada as of 2019: 0.909
HDI of Nigeria as of 2019: 0.539

Nevada Time Zone: 

UTC − 8 (Pacific Standard Time)
UTC − 7 (Mountain Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

Nigeria Time Zone: 

UTC + 1 (West Africa Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Nevada:
39° 19′ 44.04″ N, 116° 37′ 52.32″ W

Coordinates of Nigeria:
8° 0′ 0″ N, 10° 0′ 0″ E

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