The Meaning of National Population Commission (NPC) of Nigeria which was established by the Federal Government in 1988. It has the function and powers to collect, analyze and disseminate population/demographic data in the country to ascertain the population of the nation as a whole. The NPC also has the mandated to undertake demographic sample surveys, compile, collate and publish migration and civil registration statistics as well as monitor the country’s Population Policy.

The Commission was reconstituted in 2011 with a Chairman and 37 members representing each state of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory. The Commission has a network of offices covering all the administrative tiers of the country: Federal, State and Local Government Areas (LGAs). Nigeria Population according to the last Population Census report was in the region of 180,000,000 (170 million).


Functions Of National Population Commission (NPC)

Below are some of the key Functions and Roles Of National Population Commission

  1. Undertake periodic enumeration of population through sample survey, censuses or otherwise.
  2. Establish and maintain machinery for continuous and universal registration of births and deaths throughout the federation.
  3. Advise the President on Population matters;
  4. Publish and provide information data on population for the purpose of facilitating economic and development planning; and
  5. Appointment and train or arrange for the appointment and training of enumerators or other staff of the Commission.


NPC National Population Commission State Offices In Nigeria

Head Office Address: 

National Population Commission of Nigeria,
No. 1 Masaka Close
Off Olusegun Obasanjo Way,Wuse Zone 7, Abuja, Nigeria


Phone: +234 (0)9 234 3173



State Director
State Office Address
Abia State Director
No. 8 Ojike Street, P.M.B. 7221, Umuahia, Abia
Adamawa State Director
3rd Floor, Federal Secretariat Complex, P.M.B. 2151, Yola, Adamawa
Akwa Ibom State Director
15, Akpan Essien Lane, P.M.B. 1076, Uyo, Akwa Ibom
Anambra State Director
P.M.B. 5041, Awka
Bayelsa State Director
P.M.B. 61, Yenogoa
Bauchi State Director
P.M.B. 0274, Bauchi
Benue State Director
New Otukpo Road, P.M.B. 102293, Makurdi
Borno State Director
P.M.B. 1068, Maiduguri
Cross River State Director
Club Road, P.M.B. 1034, Calabar
Delta State Director
Benin/Asaba Highway, Opp. Police Headquarters, P.M.B. 4013, Asaba
Ebonyi State Director
No. 27, Afikpo Road, Abakaliki
Edo State Director
No. 167, Ikpoba Street, Opposite PDP Secretariat, Benin City
Ekiti State Director
P.M.B. 5204, Ado Ekiti
Enugu State Director
No. 7, Ridgeway, G.R.A. Enugu
Gombe State Director
Federal Low Cost, Along Nana Aisha Islamiya, Off Bauchi Road, P.M.B. 84, Gombe
Imo State Director
Federal Secretariat Complex, Owerri PortHarcourt Road, Owerri, Imo
Jigawa State Director
2nd Floor, Federal Secretariat, Dutse Jigawa
Kaduna State Director
Wurno Road, P.M.B. 2156, Kaduna
Kano State Director
No. 17, Ibrahim Dabo Road, Yankabba, P.M.B. 3199, Kano
Katsina State Director
No. 62 Murtala Moh, Katsina
Kebbi State Director
Rafin Bara, Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi
Kogi State Director
No. 128 Okene Raod, P.M.B. 1044, Lokoja, Kogi
Kwara State Director
Ahmadu Bello Avenue, Opposite NYSC Secretariat, P.M.B. 1426, Ilorin, Kwara
Lagos State Director
Babs Animashun Road, Surulere, Lagos
Nassarawa State Director
Minna Housing Estate, Jos Road, Lafia, Nassarawa
Niger State Director
Federal Secretariat, P.M.B. 82, Minna, Niger
Ogun State Director
Ogun State Office, Federal Secretariat, Oke lewo, Abeokuta, Ogun
Osun State Director
Old Secretariat, Gbongan/Ibadan Road, P.M.B. 4321, Oshogbo, Osun
Ondo State Director
Oyo State Director
Federal Secretariat, Ikolaba, P.M.B. 5384, Ibadan, Oyo
Plateau State Director
No. 4 Yakubu Gowon Way, P.M.B. 2104, Jos, Plateau
Rivers State Director
Moscow Road, P.M.B. 5121, PortHarcourt, Rivers
Sokoto State Director
No 3 Sultan Ibrahim Dasuki Road, P.M.B. 2175, Sokoto
Taraba State Director
No. 10 Magami Road, P.M.B. 1047, Jalingo, Taraba
Yobe State Director
Federal Secretariat, P.M.B. 1019, Damaturu, Yobe
Zamfara State Director
G.R.A. Sokoto Road, Opposite Govt. Science Secondary School, Gusau, Zamfara


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  1. Please what about ondo state?? I need answer ASAP..

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