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The ethnic composition of Ondo State is largely from the Yoruba.


Ethnic groupsEdit

The ethnic composition of Ondo State is largely from the Yoruba subgroups of the AkokoAkure, Ikale, Ilaje, Ondo, and Owopeoples. Ijaw such as Apoi,

Furupagha and Arogbo populations inhabit the coastal areas, and a sizeable number of the Ondo State people who speak a variant of the Yoruba language similar to Ife dialect reside in Oke-Igbo.[5]


Tertiary institutionsEdit

DemographicsEdit

Population distribution of Ondo State[7]

Local government areaMaleFemaleTotalAkoko North-West108,057105,735213,792Akoko North-East93,06082,349175,409Akoko South-East41,99540,43182,426Akoko South-West123,979105,507229,486Ose73,39571,506144,901Owo110,429108,457218,886Akure North66,87864,709131,587Akure South175,495177,716353,211Ifedore92,01484,313176,327Ile Oluji/Okeigbo87,50585,365172,870Ondo West139,400144,272283,672Ondo East38,03236,72674,758Idanre66,99662,028129,024Odigbo114,814115,537230,351Okitipupa120,626112,939233,565Irele75,63669,530145,166Ese Odo78,10076,878154,978Ilaje154,852135,763290,615Total1,761,2631,679,7613,441,024

Notable peopleEdit

Media Houses In Ondo StateEdit

  • Orange 94.5FM
  • Adaba 88.9FM
  • Positive 102.5FM
  • Hope Newspaper
  • Breeze 91.9FM
  • Suncity Radio 101.1FM
  • OSRC TV
  • ALALAYE 96.5FM
  • EMPIRE 104.5 FM
  • INSIDE FUTA
  • NIGERIAN TELEVISION AUTHORITY
  • REMDEL TELEVISION
  • Kàkàkí Òndó FM
  • KAFTAN TV


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