Geopolitical map of Niger

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CapitalPopulationArea
Niamey 15,878,271 1,267,000
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
NE +227 02:44:12 Africa/Niamey
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7 countries share a border with Niger

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Some data about Niger

Niger is a country of 15,878,271 inhabitants, with an area of ​1,267,000 km2, its capital is Niamey and its time zone is "Africa/Niamey". Its ISO code is "NE" in 2 positions and "NER" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Niger, you must dial your telephone code, which is 227. The currency used in Niger is the "Franc" (XOF).

The administrative subdivision of Niger (administrative division) is made up of 1 Capital district (level 1), 7 Régions (level 1), 36 Départements (level 2) and 264 Communes (level 3). Niger has 4 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Niger with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Niger to access a zoom level and finer details.

Niger shares borders with Burkina Faso, Benin, Algeria, Libya, Mali, Nigeria and Chad.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Niger

Number of cities by importance (population) in Niger. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
4 1 1 0
7.9 % 4.9 % 4.9 % 0.0 %
  • The 4 most important cities represent 7.9% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 4.9% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 4.9% of the entire population
  • The 0 most important cities represent 0.0% of the entire population

Administrative division of Niger

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
1 Capital district1
7 Régions1
36 Départements2
264 Communes3

List of first-order administrative division in Niger

  • Agadez
  • Diffa
  • Dosso Region
  • Maradi
  • Niamey
  • Tahoua
  • Tillaberi Region
  • Zinder

List of major cities of Niger

  • Niamey774 235 inhabitants
  • Zinder191 424 inhabitants
  • Maradi163 487 inhabitants
  • Agadez124 324 inhabitants
  • Alaghsas88 561 inhabitants
  • Tahoua80 425 inhabitants
  • Dosso49 750 inhabitants
  • Birni N Konni48 103 inhabitants
  • Tessaoua35 775 inhabitants
  • Gaya33 051 inhabitants
  • Dogondoutchi31 767 inhabitants
  • Diffa27 948 inhabitants
  • Ayorou26 290 inhabitants
  • Madaoua24 804 inhabitants
  • Mayahi22 183 inhabitants
  • Téra21 095 inhabitants
  • Mirriah20 724 inhabitants
  • Tibiri20 019 inhabitants
  • Dakoro19 798 inhabitants
  • Magaria19 419 inhabitants
  • Tillabéri19 262 inhabitants
  • Nguigmi17 897 inhabitants
  • Matamey16 844 inhabitants
  • Illéla16 678 inhabitants
  • Tanout15 204 inhabitants
  • Gouré14 639 inhabitants
  • Abalak13 555 inhabitants
  • Aguié13 152 inhabitants
  • Filingué11 677 inhabitants
  • Maïné Soroa10 699 inhabitants
  • Say10 387 inhabitants
  • Kollo10 376 inhabitants
  • Madarounfa9 791 inhabitants
  • Keïta8 960 inhabitants
  • Tchintabaraden8 851 inhabitants
  • Ouallam7 500 inhabitants
  • Bouza7 141 inhabitants
  • Bilma2 291 inhabitants
  • Birnin Gaouré0 inhabitants
  • Loga0 inhabitants