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Lima

Region-level Province in Peru

Contents: Population

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

LimaRegion-level Province5,706,1277,605,7428,574,974
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)
Males4,168,563
Females4,406,411
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years1,897,454
15-64 years5,918,309
65+ years759,211
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years1,263,778
10-19 years1,297,727
20-29 years1,537,188
30-39 years1,374,902
40-49 years1,153,368
50-59 years859,030
60-69 years585,859
70-79 years324,726
80+ years178,396
Urbanization (C 2017)
Rural7,188
Urban8,567,786
Literacy (A3+) (C 2017)
yes7,674,911
no542,649
Ethnic Group (A12+) (C 2017)
Quechua1,147,381
Aymara47,888
Afro-Peruvian194,661
White507,039
Mestizo4,773,723
Other group153,763
Religion (A12+) (C 2017)
Catholic5,414,514
Evangelical758,961
Other religion428,981
No religion458,304

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