National Bureau Of Statistics: Facts,Contact

The National Bureau of Statistics function is to create statistics for Nigeria.

It is the agency responsible for fact finding in Nigeria.

Q1: what are the facts and functions of the National  Bureau Of Statistics?

Quick Facts About The National Bureau Of Statistics
  • It assembles data and information like Consumer Spending and Income,GDP,population,Economic data,resources Etc
  • The contributing bureau where the National Bureau of Statistics get their data and information include:
  • National Population Commission
  • Nigerian Stock Exchange
  • Nigerian Embassies and High Commissions
  • Federal Ministry of Finance
  • Central Bank of Nigeria
  • Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation
  • National Planning Commission
  • Economic and Financial Crimes Commission
  • Federal Ministry of Health
  • The National  Bureau of Statistics was formed out of a jointed partnership between the Federal Office of Statistics (FOS) and the National Data Bank (NDB) to initiate  the Statistical Master Plan (SMP), a programme document of Nigerian Federal Government.
  • The National Bureau of Statistics assists the government of Nigeria by providing statistical information which is needed to plan and develop the country.
  • Local governments and state governments also benefit from the information from the Nigeria bureau of statistics.
  • In every federal government ministry there is a Director of statistics,in every state, it also trickles down to the head statistics unit in the local government areas of Nigeria,their is a hierarchy that enables the passing of statistics and data.
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Q2: What is the contact address of National Bureau Of Statistics?

A: You can also visit the National Bureau Of Statistics if you are looking for data or information.
  • Plot 762, Independence Avenue,
  • Central Business District,
  • FCT, Abuja
  • Nigeria