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Hello, I'm wondering if anyone can tell me what is the internet code for Nigeria?

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the internet code for Nigeria is - ".ng".


Information about .ng domains
There are estimated to be about 19,129 domains with .ng suffix (2014).
The Intended use for .ng domains is for entities connected with Nigeria.
Actual use: Popular in Nigeria and abroad.
The .ng internet code was Introduced in 1995.
The Sponsoring Organisation for .ng domains is "Nigeria Internet Registration Association".
Structure of .ng ccTLD: Registrations are typically made at the third level beneath second-level names; NIRA may register premium domains at the second level.
Registration restrictions of .ng domain: Open domains can be registered by anybody with intent to use; semi-closed and closed domains have specific industry-based restrictions. There are no other restrictions.
Nigeria Internet Registration Association's contact details - See link.
For .ng domain registration click on the following link - See link.
For a whois search on .ng domains click on the following link - See link
You can see more details about the .ng ccTLD in Wikipedia - See link.


Internet website in Nigeria with .ng code (2014)
.ng code is used by less than 0.10% of all world's websites.
Most popular websites with .ng domain


Internet ipaddress and mailsevers
IP Addresses: 2,253,067.
Mailservers: 1173.


Number of Internet Users (2014)
Nigeria makes up 2.30% of the world's Internet users and it ranked on 8 place compared to other countries in the world.
According to data from internetlivestats.com there are 67,101,452 internet users in Nigeria, which makes up about 37.59% of Nigeria's population (178,516,904).


Search for .ng domains on google Nigeria - See link


Domain Count Statistics for TLDs - See link
Internet Users per Country - See link
Top level domain percentage - See link
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