Benefits of Registration

  • Allows Government to determine the overall resources required to formulate and implement policies, projects and programs, when the number of people to cater for is known.
  • Allows for proper allocation of resources to the appropriate sectors of the economy that meet the needs of the residents of the State.
  •  Assist in market allocation within the State. 
  • Identifies the number and placement of hospitals, schools, libraries and books needed in the State.
  • Identifies the number of teachers, doctors and nurses required to meet the needs of the populace.
  • Enables the State Government to classify neighborhoods within the State and determine the population thresholds for certain facilities and utilities provided by the State.
  • Help analyze and identify areas for urban regeneration and actions to be taken.
  • Enhances the ability of the Government to plan for sport and recreational centers across the State and properly place adequate staff numbers in facilities such as coaches and trainers.
  • Aids the service delivery strategy of Lagos State.
  • Ensures that the Agricultural Strategies of Lagos State Government meet the needs and demands of the residents of the State.
  • Ensures adequate provision of public goods for the rural and urban population in terms of logistics, transportation and market institutions.
  •  Assist the State to eradicate poverty.
  • Facilitates better traffic management, when the numbers of potential commuters are known.
  • Helps determine the most appropriate transportation system suitable for different parts of the State - such as rail, buses, cars, ferries.
  • Ensures the most appropriate location of motor parks, bus-stops, jetties and terminus across the State.
  • Improves the health facility provision of the state by determining the appropriate number of health facilities required, their localities, appropriate staff levels, equipment and furniture.
  • Enables the Ministry of Health to assess the different health needs of different parts of the State.
  • Assist in determining the most appropriate and effective refuse collection system for the residents of the state and the amount of waste equipment and refuse collectors required for any specified locality within the State.
  • Population data will assist the State to effectively plan and implement disaster management strategies. 
  • Allows for the determination of type and grading of roads, so that the design of the road transportation system is durable and appropriate to the usage.