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Lima

Region in Peru

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The population development in Lima 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
Lima (incl. Provincia de Lima)Region6,386,3088,445,2119,485,405
BarrancaProvince114,051133,904144,381
CajatamboProvince9,4758,3586,559
CañeteProvince152,378200,662240,013
CantaProvince10,99613,51311,548
HuaralProvince126,025164,660183,898
HuarochiríProvince59,05772,84558,145
HuauraProvince163,174197,384227,685
LimaRegion-level Province5,706,1277,605,7428,574,974
OyónProvince17,27920,64217,739
YauyosProvince27,74627,50120,463
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)
Males4,625,777
Females4,859,628
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years2,132,876
15-64 years6,507,391
65+ years845,138
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years1,420,908
10-19 years1,446,783
20-29 years1,685,341
30-39 years1,508,997
40-49 years1,267,876
50-59 years946,937
60-69 years646,531
70-79 years362,421
80+ years199,611
Urbanization (C 2017)
Rural160,609
Urban9,324,796
Literacy (A3+) (C 2017)
yes8,459,456
no623,408
Ethnic Group (A12+) (C 2017)
Quechua1,273,406
Aymara49,428
Afro-Peruvian220,773
White550,113
Mestizo5,268,975
Other group162,289
Religion (A12+) (C 2017)
Catholic5,995,692
Evangelical844,302
Other religion454,117
No religion488,171

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