This is the number of poor people in Nigeria in each Geo political zone
Regional Distribution of the Poverty Index across Nigeria.
-NW Population-49 million people. Number of Poor People-45.5 million (92.8% poverty).
-NE Population -26 million people. Number of Poor People-20.5 million (78.8% poverty).
-NC Population-21 million people. Number of poor people-20.2 million (96% poverty).
-SW Population -32.5 million people Number of poor people-16.3 million (50% poverty).
-SS Population-26 million people. Number of poor people-19.7 million (75% poverty).
-SE Population-22 million. Number of poor people-10.9 million. (49.5% poverty)