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District in Lima Metropolitan Area

Contents: Population

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

Lima (Cercado de Lima)DistrictLima340,422299,493273,142267,379
Lima (Lima Metropolitana)Metropolitan Area6,345,8568,482,61910,209,27510,804,609

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)
Males132,668
Females140,474
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years50,219
15-64 years188,337
65+ years34,586
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years32,899
10-19 years37,112
20-29 years46,207
30-39 years40,183
40-49 years36,719
50-59 years32,229
60-69 years23,734
70-79 years14,480
80+ years9,578
Urbanization (C 2017)
Urban273,142
Literacy (A3+) (C 2017)
yes249,993
no13,909
Ethnic Group (A12+) (C 2017)
Quechua25,556
Aymara1,429
Afro-Peruvian8,707
White17,574
Mestizo167,486
Other group5,230
Religion (A12+) (C 2017)
Catholic187,857
Evangelical19,025
Other religion12,880
No religion13,914

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