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Áncash

Region in Peru

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The population development in Áncash as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1993-07-11
Population
Census
2007-10-21
Population
Census
2017-10-22
ÁncashRegion955,0231,063,4591,083,519
AijaProvince8,6577,9956,316
Antonio RaimondiProvince18,91217,05913,650
AsunciónProvince9,8469,0547,378
BolognesiProvince28,02930,72523,797
CarhuazProvince39,72143,90245,184
Carlos Fermín FitzcarraldProvince21,02621,32217,717
CasmaProvince35,38042,36850,989
CorongoProvince8,9178,3297,532
HuarazProvince121,028147,463163,936
HuariProvince63,88362,59858,714
HuarmeyProvince23,85827,82030,560
HuaylasProvince50,57553,72951,334
Mariscal LuzuriagaProvince23,15123,29220,284
OcrosProvince7,0399,1967,039
PallascaProvince28,38929,45423,491
PomabambaProvince26,27627,95424,794
RecuayProvince19,23419,10217,185
SantaProvince338,951396,434435,807
SihuasProvince31,96330,70026,971
YungayProvince50,18854,96350,841
PeruRepublic22,639,44327,219,26429,381,884

Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática, Peru (web).

Explanation: The tabulated census results are not adjusted for underenumeration. The omitted total population of Peru is estimated to be 591,087 in 1993, 808,607 in 2007, and 1,855,501 in 2017. Area figures of provinces are computed using geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2017)
Males534,101
Females549,418
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years292,189
15-64 years682,960
65+ years108,370
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years192,524
10-19 years188,598
20-29 years163,792
30-39 years152,457
40-49 years134,777
50-59 years104,110
60-69 years71,653
70-79 years49,446
80+ years26,162
Urbanization (C 2017)
Rural396,791
Urban686,728
Literacy (A3+) (C 2017)
yes880,353
no149,973
Ethnic Group (A12+) (C 2017)
Quechua289,222
Aymara816
Afro-Peruvian26,925
White49,175
Mestizo458,022
Other group5,465
Religion (A12+) (C 2017)
Catholic652,615
Evangelical132,624
Other religion25,700
No religion39,568

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