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Peru: Áncash Region

Contents: Provinces and Districts

The population of the provinces and districts in the Áncash Region by census years.

The Details icon links to further information about a selected division including its population structure (gender, age groups, age distribution, urbanization, literacy (a3+), ethnic group (a12+), religion (a12+)).

NameStatusPopulation
Census
1993-07-11
Population
Census
2007-10-21
Population
Census
2017-10-22
AijaProvince8,6577,9956,316
AijaDistrict2,4302,0362,017
CorisDistrict1,9452,1211,639
HuacllánDistrict468556364
La MercedDistrict2,7532,3771,582
SucchaDistrict1,061905714
Antonio RaimondiProvince18,91217,05913,650
AczoDistrict2,8772,3781,918
ChacchoDistrict2,4391,9271,368
ChingasDistrict2,4222,0741,851
LlamellínDistrict4,3823,8493,288
MirgasDistrict5,1845,2354,067
San Juan de RontoyDistrict1,6081,5961,158
AsunciónProvince9,8469,0547,378
AcochacaDistrict4,7123,7202,815
ChacasDistrict5,1345,3344,563
BolognesiProvince28,02930,72523,797
Abelardo Pardo LezametaDistrict218678244
Antonio RaymondiDistrict1,3611,193994
AquiaDistrict3,4312,8602,062
CajacayDistrict1,7561,6861,677
CanisDistrict214691312
ChiquiánDistrict4,7584,0874,023
ColquiocDistrict1,7593,0782,313
HuallancaDistrict7,7728,2496,468
HuastaDistrict2,1782,4251,432
HuayllacayánDistrict1,5751,2761,253
La PrimaveraDistrict338657457
MangasDistrict608568492
PacllónDistrict1,1651,522917
San Miguel de CorpanquiDistrict305777495
TicllosDistrict591978658
CarhuazProvince39,72143,90245,184
AcopampaDistrict2,3382,4882,472
AmashcaDistrict1,8161,6471,431
AntaDistrict2,3262,3682,365
AtaqueroDistrict1,7921,4981,469
CarhuazDistrict11,43913,83615,122
MarcaráDistrict7,7048,6349,478
PariahuancaDistrict1,3921,5011,381
San Miguel de AcoDistrict2,2802,5522,350
ShillaDistrict3,3073,2802,789
TincoDistrict2,5142,9393,335
YungarDistrict2,8133,1592,992
Carlos Fermín FitzcarraldProvince21,02621,32217,717
San LuisDistrict11,61812,11210,493
San NicolásDistrict4,4013,9223,131
YauyaDistrict5,0075,2884,093
CasmaProvince35,38042,36850,989
Buena Vista AltaDistrict3,5813,9374,831
CasmaDistrict23,25328,83135,765
Comandante NoelDistrict2,0902,0292,088
YautánDistrict6,4567,5718,305
CorongoProvince8,9178,3297,532
AcoDistrict736543379
BambasDistrict444500445
CorongoDistrict2,5151,8241,677
CuscaDistrict2,5132,7922,678
La PampaDistrict1,4451,1641,026
YánacDistrict826747634
YupánDistrict438759693
HuarazProvince121,028147,463163,936
CochabambaDistrict2,2042,0471,639
ColcabambaDistrict460653294
HuanchayDistrict3,0792,5171,600
HuarazDistrict44,77156,18660,896
IndependenciaDistrict47,61462,85376,088
JangasDistrict3,5694,4034,781
La LibertadDistrict1,5571,2801,066
OllerosDistrict3,4322,5812,351
PampasDistrict1,5941,310956
PariacotoDistrict3,9074,3864,606
PiraDistrict4,0983,8533,321
TaricaDistrict4,7435,3946,338
HuariProvince63,88362,59858,714
AnraDistrict2,2301,8001,362
CajayDistrict3,9253,0182,573
Chavín de HuántarDistrict9,2569,0887,971
HuacachiDistrict2,6672,1111,782
HuacchisDistrict2,1242,0551,427
HuachisDistrict4,3433,7583,307
HuántarDistrict3,0373,0102,571
HuariDistrict8,9159,7389,178
MasinDistrict2,5291,9481,361
PaucasDistrict2,4942,0481,561
PontóDistrict3,7693,4722,642
RahuapampaDistrict671739705
RapayánDistrict1,7701,7521,406
San MarcosDistrict11,66013,60717,033
San Pedro de ChanáDistrict2,4722,6682,534
UcoDistrict2,0211,7861,301
HuarmeyProvince23,85827,82030,560
CochapetiDistrict1,147879740
CulebrasDistrict2,4343,1453,097
HuarmeyDistrict17,80721,66625,117
HuayanDistrict1,1481,085861
MalvasDistrict1,3221,045745
HuaylasProvince50,57553,72951,334
CarazDistrict19,13423,58024,128
HuallancaDistrict1,691955960
HuataDistrict1,6401,6091,344
HuaylasDistrict3,0411,8941,614
MatoDistrict2,2812,1091,849
PamparomásDistrict7,7318,6077,804
Pueblo LibreDistrict6,5696,8976,371
Santa CruzDistrict4,3244,8404,229
Santo ToribioDistrict2,2061,4031,055
YuracmarcaDistrict1,9581,8351,980
Mariscal LuzuriagaProvince23,15123,29220,284
CascaDistrict4,2484,3013,668
Eleazar Guzmán BarrónDistrict1,3491,3331,326
Fidel OIivas EscuderoDistrict2,4712,3091,908
LlamaDistrict1,7311,3921,020
LlumpaDistrict5,3436,0665,629
LucmaDistrict3,2063,1972,732
MusgaDistrict1,2601,094977
PiscobambaDistrict3,5433,6003,024
OcrosProvince7,0399,1967,039
AcasDistrict451812656
CajamarquillaDistrict214429300
CarhuapampaDistrict552752472
CochasDistrict9451,2981,421
CongasDistrict1,2511,2151,219
LlipaDistrict171843279
OcrosDistrict1,9361,3751,203
San Cristóbal de RajánDistrict466572438
San PedroDistrict6141,477622
Santiago de ChilcasDistrict439423429
PallascaProvince28,38929,45423,491
BolognesiDistrict1,5081,367986
CabanaDistrict3,0062,8102,445
ConchucosDistrict7,5318,0277,391
HuacaschuqueDistrict879671523
HuandovalDistrict1,1931,1441,001
LacabambaDistrict846656505
LlapoDistrict640688597
PallascaDistrict3,0182,6242,364
PampasDistrict5,0137,0793,980
Santa RosaDistrict1,3571,1501,026
TaucaDistrict3,3983,2382,673
PomabambaProvince26,27627,95424,794
HuayllánDistrict3,7493,6662,954
ParobambaDistrict6,8976,8615,806
PomabambaDistrict12,90114,93313,834
QuinuabambaDistrict2,7292,4942,200
RecuayProvince19,23419,10217,185
CátacDistrict4,0534,0363,907
CotaparacoDistrict598603409
HuayllapampaDistrict8981,146620
LlacllínDistrict8911,418912
MarcaDistrict1,2011,0541,608
Pampas ChicoDistrict1,0461,618923
PararínDistrict1,0481,2511,517
RecuayDistrict6,0505,0154,406
TapacochaDistrict661525421
TicapampaDistrict2,7882,4362,462
SantaProvince338,951396,434435,807
Cáceres del PerúDistrict5,4735,0624,420
ChimboteDistrict...215,817206,213
CoishcoDistrict13,30014,83215,979
MacateDistrict4,9723,8893,125
MoroDistrict7,7627,5808,034
NepeñaDistrict11,26013,86014,324
Nuevo Chimbote (← Chimbote)District...113,166159,321
SamancoDistrict3,6504,2184,770
SantaDistrict14,26318,01019,621
SihuasProvince31,96330,70026,971
AcobambaDistrict1,7502,0041,612
Alfonso UgarteDistrict1,097874533
CashapampaDistrict3,5243,0612,739
ChingalpoDistrict1,3981,155905
HuayllabambaDistrict4,4294,2273,518
QuichesDistrict2,7592,7792,306
RagashDistrict3,0992,7692,278
San JuanDistrict6,3516,3636,187
SicsibambaDistrict2,1181,9061,482
SihuasDistrict5,4385,5625,411
YungayProvince50,18854,96350,841
CascaparaDistrict1,7442,0641,674
MancosDistrict7,7127,1806,336
MatacotoDistrict1,2631,4821,343
QuilloDistrict9,61912,08011,629
RanrahírcaDistrict3,1032,8182,657
ShupluyDistrict2,2782,2851,840
YanamaDistrict7,1456,9795,292
YungayDistrict17,32420,07520,070
ÁncashRegion955,0231,063,4591,083,519

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 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