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Life expectancy for Nigerian men rises to 55.1 years in 2022- NBS 

The average life expectancy for Nigerian men rose from 53.2 years in 2015 to 55.1 years in 2022. This is according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) demographics statistics bulletin published recently.  


While the life expectancy figure for men saw an increase over 7 years, the life expectancy for women was still higher at 57.2 years- an increase from 55.3 years in 2015.  


The report also captured remittance inflow and outflow in Nigeria from 2016 to 2021. According to the report, remittance outflow from Nigeria dropped by about 93.59% within the period under review.