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Peru: Moquegua Region

Contents: Provinces and Districts

The population of the provinces and districts in the Moquegua 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
General Sánchez CerroProvince19,32724,90414,865
ChojataDistrict1,5372,213708
CoalaqueDistrict1,5671,307948
IchuñaDistrict2,6834,0572,901
La CapillaDistrict1,1281,731626
LloqueDistrict6381,376570
MatalaqueDistrict7291,033455
OmateDistrict2,7413,9003,158
PuquinaDistrict3,6222,9792,376
QuinistaquillasDistrict4971,013518
UbinasDistrict3,5273,7251,741
YungaDistrict6581,570864
IloProvince51,48163,78074,649
El AlgarrobalDistrict1652473,717
IloDistrict44,90359,13266,479
PacochaDistrict6,4134,4014,453
Mariscal NietoProvince57,93972,84985,349
CarumasDistrict3,5544,8162,366
CuchumbayaDistrict1,7451,990761
MoqueguaDistrict35,67749,41965,808
SameguaDistrict6,3216,5158,480
San CristóbalDistrict2,7453,5181,736
TorataDistrict7,8976,5916,198
MoqueguaRegion128,747161,533174,863

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)
Males88,129
Females86,734
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years40,836
15-64 years117,835
65+ years16,192
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years27,075
10-19 years26,751
20-29 years27,056
30-39 years28,129
40-49 years24,798
50-59 years17,917
60-69 years12,465
70-79 years6,969
80+ years3,703
Urbanization (C 2017)
Rural22,972
Urban151,891
Literacy (A3+) (C 2017)
yes152,802
no14,668
Ethnic Group (A12+) (C 2017)
Quechua20,746
Aymara29,821
Afro-Peruvian3,734
White5,703
Mestizo73,357
Other group4,068
Religion (A12+) (C 2017)
Catholic114,676
Evangelical10,389
Other religion9,841
No religion7,305