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A tracker and analysis of some of the key macro-economic indices from Nigeria.

Nigeria Purchasing Managers Index (Updated January 2018)

The Manufacturing PMI stood at 59.3 index points in December 2017 compared to 55.9 in November. This indicates an increase in the manufacturing sector...

Number of unemployed Nigerians grow to 15.9 million under Buhari

Nigeria's unemployment rate for the third quarter of 2017 was 18.8%, data from the National Bureau of Statistics reveals. This compares to 16.2% and 14.4%...

Excerpts reveal Nigerian banks face thousands of lawsuits amounting to billions in potential claims

Nigerian Banks face hundreds of lawsuits every year that could potentially cost billions of Naira in claims, according to excerpts from the disclosures in...

It’s one week to Xmas and Food Prices are still falling [Table]

Food prices continued to fall in markets across Lagos according to market research conducted by Nairametrics. Nairametrics biweekly food price survey, tracks food prices in...

Analysis: Despite record profits, Nigerian banks create ‘just’ 61 new jobs in one year

Nigerian banks added just 61 net new jobs in the last one year to September 2017. This takes total banking sector jobs to 82,531 Banks...

Household Food Prices are falling in major Lagos markets by NM Research

House hold food prices fell in some of the major markets in Lagos, according to data tracked by Nairametrics Research. ...

Data: Combined Gross Premium for Nigeria’s Insurance Market

Nigeria's Insurance market earned a combined gross premium income of about N326 billion, according to the 2016 Insurance data compiled by the National Insurance...

Lagos leads States IGR with N168 billion generated in 9M 2017

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) today released its report on the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) for the third quarter ended September 2017. A...

Nigeria’s inflation rate is falling, but at the slowest rate in years

The National Bureau of Statistics on Wednesday reported that Nigeria's inflation rate for the month of October was 15.91% making it the 9th consecutive...

Tracker: Bank results released in 2017

The table below is a summary of results released by banks quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. The list is limited to banks in the...

How Nigerian Banks rank in terms of deposits, balance sheet size, ROE etc.

Nigerian banks have been chastised lately for relying mostly on government securities for most of their impressive earnings. This follows the 2017 9 M...

5 Nigerian States with the highest inflation rate

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics for the month of September 2017 reveals Nigeria's inflation rate currently stands at about 15.98%, the lowest...

Nigerians spend N83.2 trillion on consumption expenditure, save N10 trillion

Nigerians spent a total of N83.2 trillion as consumption expenditure in the fiscal year ended December 2016. This is according to Gross Domestic Product...

Here is a profile of Akinwunmi Adesina, AfDB’s current President

Probably now more than ever before has Nigeria needed all the help it can receive from international institutions. One of these institutions that seems...

Chart of the day: Real Estate based funds vs Equity Based Funds

The chart below depicts the growth in Net Asset Value of Real Estate Based funds versus Equity Based funds in Nigeria every month since...

Dashboard: Nigeria’s Leading Economic Indicators

A compilation of about 75 key Nigerian economic data.
Investors closing the bell on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange

Chart of the day: Amount raised from IPOs, Rights, PP, PO etc. since 1999

Companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange have raised a total of about N6 trillion from the equities market since 1999. This is according...

Data: Nigeria’s Domestic Credit To Private Sector

What is Credit to the private sector? Credit to the private sector is the total amount of loans lent to businesses in Nigeria by Nigerian banks. Where...

Nigeria’s Historical External Reserves – Updated October 2017

Nigeria's external reserve for the month of July 2017 was N30.9 billion while that of June was N30.3 billion. Here is Nigeria's external reserve position...

Official Data: 90-Day Treasury Bills Rate

The Central Bank as part of its monetary policy tools issues treasury bills on behalf of the government to the general public. Treasury Bills...

Capital Importation (FDI and FPI) Into Nigeria By Sector (2014 – 2017 Q1)

This data includes capital importation every quarter from 2013.

Nigeria: Total Currency In Circulation – Updated October 2017

This data shows the total currency in circulation in Nigeria from the year 2000.

Chart: MPR vs Treasury Bills Rates in Nigeria

The Monetary Policy Rates is the rates at which the CBN lends money to commercial banks. It is the benchmark interest rate in Nigeria. Treasury...

Crude oil produced under every Nigerian President since 1960

The National Bureau of Statistics released data on Nigeria's crude oil production value and volume from 1961 to 2014. The data shows Nigeria had a...

See where your state ranks in growing debts

States in the Federal Republic of Nigeria have a total local debt of about N3 trillion as at June 2017 compared to N1.2 trillion...

These 2 term gov’s have grown their debt profile by at least 50% annually

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics reveal the following 6 states have grown their local debt profile by about 49% and above using...

Nigerian Stocks: Daily gainers and losers (20/09/2017)

Daily performance from the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 20th September 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading on a positive note as the...

Latest: Top ten agricultural exports from Nigeria

Latest data from the National Bureau of Statistics list cashew nuts as the top of the most exported agricultural products in Nigeria for the...
Inflation Rate

Inflation rate declines for 7th consecutive month

The National Bureau of Statistics reported last week that Nigeria's inflation rate rose 16.01% for the month of August 2017. This compares to the...

Ijebu Garri prices fall in weekly household food price survey

Data gathered from major markets in Nigeria reveal prices of Ijebu Garri have continied to drop for the 4th week running in Ago Ishaga...