Facts about Nigeria


Nigerian refugees in Cameroon, Chad and Niger

2.2 million

People displaced within Nigeria


$593 million

Amount Nigeria agreed to pay the U.S. for arms in 2017

$20.6 billion

Nigeria’s federal budget in 2017


2.9 million

People in Nigeria who are food insecure

$318.7 million

Amount requested by the UN’s World Food Programme for Nigeria in 2018

$125.3 million

Amount received


Sources: Defense Security Cooperation Agency, Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, World Food Programme