The future population of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

@article{Abumere1984TheFP,
  title={The future population of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.},
  author={S I Abumere},
  journal={The Nigerian journal of economic and social studies},
  year={1984},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={287-313}
}
  • S I Abumere
  • Published 1984 in
    The Nigerian journal of economic and social…
The author projects population to the years 1990 and 2000 for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) of Nigeria and for the region of Abuja. The methodology used is outlined and seven different projections are presented, with figures provided separately for regions within the FCT. The scenarios considered include one assuming a growth rate similar to the past growth rate of Lagos and one based on growth rates seen in Brasilia, Brazil. Attention is given to the relative contributions of natural… CONTINUE READING