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Peru: Loreto Region

Contents: Provinces and Districts

The population of the provinces and districts (distritos) in the Loreto Region according to census results and latest official projections.

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
Population
Projection
2020-06-30
Alto AmazonasProvince82,946104,667137,115149,892
BalsapuertoDistrict9,16213,86816,08417,006
JeberosDistrict3,2444,1984,4954,658
LagunasDistrict11,69313,27013,42013,684
Santa CruzDistrict3,6044,0944,1744,273
Teniente César López RojasDistrict4,8745,8926,0606,219
YurimaguasDistrict50,36963,34592,882104,052
Datem del MarañónProvince30,95849,57156,69859,870
Andoas (← Pastaza)District...9,37514,06915,800
BarrancaDistrict7,81711,86414,83215,950
CahuapanasDistrict5,0816,8227,6127,942
MansericheDistrict6,4549,0179,2539,451
MoronaDistrict1,0516,3564,8354,557
PastazaDistrict...6,1376,0976,170
LoretoProvince49,36262,16568,68171,904
NautaDistrict25,70728,68132,02033,520
ParinariDistrict7,2597,2926,3836,276
TigreDistrict5,5647,3047,4047,568
TrompeterosDistrict3,8077,4509,82110,789
UrarinasDistrict7,02511,43813,05313,751
Mariscal Ramón CastillaProvince32,90054,82957,36659,232
PebasDistrict12,59013,62412,69412,700
Ramón CastillaDistrict15,68618,78322,35623,811
San PabloDistrict...12,19712,38812,680
YavaríDistrict4,62410,2259,92810,041
MaynasProvince385,415483,458527,866550,551
Alto NanayDistrict2,2712,6173,0823,277
Belén (← Iquitos)District...68,80669,60871,005
Fernando LoresDistrict16,59619,12714,95714,284
IndianaDistrict13,50812,19811,64811,717
IquitosDistrict...159,023160,497163,502
Las AmazonasDistrict10,78210,3318,7608,546
MazánDistrict11,46813,09813,69214,091
NapoDistrict12,11014,88216,76617,605
PunchanaDistrict52,79476,43585,04788,908
San Juan Bautista (← Iquitos)District...102,076138,862152,555
Torres CausanaDistrict4,2384,8654,9475,061
Putumayo (← Maynas)Province6,4639,5349,0939,174
PutumayoDistrict......4,2204,384
Rosa Panduro (← Putumayo)District......603615
Teniente Manuel ClaveroDistrict...3,8962,8182,616
Yaguas (← Putumayo)District......1,4521,559
RequenaProvince53,67665,69263,71464,459
Alto TapicheDistrict1,7931,9471,6671,631
CapeloDistrict3,1913,9412,6392,417
Emilio San MartínDistrict6,0476,9116,7696,859
Jenaro Herrera (← Saquena)District...5,1165,0245,092
MaquíaDistrict7,2367,9058,3848,669
PuinahuaDistrict4,2525,2984,6824,617
RequenaDistrict20,31425,98727,23228,008
SaquenaDistrict...4,5363,4383,256
SoplinDistrict502613666695
TapicheDistrict8041,042955952
YaqueranaDistrict1,6182,3962,2582,263
UcayaliProvince45,56261,81661,36462,477
ContamanaDistrict17,10623,18426,82528,258
InahuayaDistrict1,4332,1431,7881,739
Padre MárquezDistrict3,0955,5603,8043,503
Pampa HermosaDistrict3,6037,3226,3266,200
SarayacuDistrict13,31215,38815,04915,234
Vargas GuerraDistrict7,0138,2197,5727,543
LoretoRegion687,282891,732981,8971,027,559

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

Explanation: The tabulated results of the 2017 census are adjusted for underenumeration. Area figures are computed by using geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2017)
Males496,242
Females485,655
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years363,084
15-64 years562,224
65+ years56,589
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years243,373
10-19 years203,497
20-29 years143,202
30-39 years129,437
40-49 years102,677
50-59 years75,612
60-69 years48,478
70-79 years24,883
80+ years10,738
Urbanization (C 2017)
Rural316,005
Urban665,892
Literacy (A3+) (C 2017)
yes776,040
no140,191
Ethnic Group (A12+) (C 2017)
Quechua9,680
Aymara513
Afro-Peruvian18,779
White13,063
Mestizo522,904
Other group72,581
Religion (A12+) (C 2017)
Catholic461,550
Evangelical167,801
Other religion29,834
No religion29,373