If you are asking questions like “What is the price of 1kg chicken in Nigeria?” Or questions like how much is live chicken in Nigeria? Then read this.
In this article, a detailed answer to how much a 1kg of chicken is in Nigeria and a list of prices of local chicken in Nigeria has been made available.
Related prices like the price of live chicken, frozen chicken, broiler chicken in Kilo are shown below for proper understanding.
Please make sure to also check;
- Current Price of poultry feed in Nigeria 2021
- The recent price of day-old layer chick
- Cost of raising layers in Nigeria.
What is the Price of 1kg Chicken in Nigeria?
The Price of a kilo (kg) of chicken in Nigeria in 2021 is from Eight Hundred Naira (N800) only.
Meanwhile, the prices vary per location, type of chicken, part of the chicken, and the cost of feed at that time.
Know that the major determinant of the cost of chicken in Nigeria is mostly the cost of chicken feed at that time.
Below are other prices of different categories of fowl and chickens from retail stores and dealers.
How much is live chicken in Nigeria?
The price of live chicken per kg in Nigeria is between N700 to N1,000 only, depending on size and location.
But the price of a full live chicken in Nigeria is from One Thousand five Hundred Naira (N1,500) to Four Thousand Naira (N4,000) in some locations depending on their sizes and weight.
Note: The price stated above is a very common price of live chicken in Lagos State and many other developed parts within Nigeria.
Price of broiler chicken in Nigeria
The most common kind of chicken meat in Nigeria is broiler chicken.
Broilers grow very quickly for meat within few months of rearing and they are mostly reared for meat.
The broiler chicken price in Nigeria is from One Thousand Two Hundred Naira (N1,200) to Four Thousand, Five Hundred Naira (N4,500) depending on the age, weight, and size of the broiler.
Like always said, location and price of feed also play a very vital role in the determination of the price of chicken at a given time.
Price of frozen chicken per kg in Nigeria
Frozen chicken is usually sold in Kilo or kg as some people use to call it.
Generally, frozen chickens are mostly seen at food stores and they are always cooled in freezers or in cool rooms for retailing.
The price of frozen chicken in Nigeria in 2021 is from N1,900 per unit and N800 per Kilo (kg).
Mostly, it is always a bit difficult to detect a frozen chicken that is still good from the one that spoiled it before it was freeze.
So before you buy frozen chicken, it is very advisable to check and verify that the chicken is still fresh for consumption to avoid buying a spoiled chicken.
At this point that you have gotten all the prices that you needed, it is advisable to go for the best price and always buy your chicken in Kilo (kg) if you don’t want to buy a live chicken.
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