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Ecuador: Administrative Division

Contents: Provinces and Cantons

The population of the provinces and cantons of Ecuador according to official projections.

NameStatusPopulation
Projection
2011-07-01
Population
Projection
2018-07-01
Azuay (Asway)Province753,500853,100
Camilo Ponce EnríquezCanton23,70033,190
ChordelegCanton13,29014,770
Cuenca (Tumipampa)Canton535,620614,540
El Pan (Tanta)Canton3,1803,120
GirónCanton13,20013,110
Guachapala (Wachapala)Canton3,5903,810
Gualaceo (Walasiyu)Canton44,99048,290
NabónCanton16,69017,200
OñaCanton3,7804,060
Paute (Pawti)Canton26,85028,750
Pucará (Pukara)Canton10,53010,600
San FernandoCanton4,1804,170
Santa IsabelCanton19,37020,630
Sevilla de OroCanton6,2106,750
Sígsig (Siksik)Canton28,33030,090
BolívarProvince193,700206,800
Caluma (Kaluma)Canton13,93015,890
ChillanesCanton18,18017,190
Chimbo (San José de Chimbo, Chimpu)Canton16,61017,260
EcheandíaCanton12,79013,830
Guaranda (Waranta)Canton97,120106,390
Las Naves (Wampukuna)Canton6,4507,220
San MiguelCanton28,61029,010
Cañar (Kañar)Province240,200272,200
Azogues (Asuwi)Canton74,70083,770
BibliánCanton22,09023,420
Cañar (Kañar)Canton63,01067,600
DélegCanton6,4606,730
El Tambo (Tampu)Canton10,14011,940
La Troncal (Rirqay)Canton58,48072,520
Suscal (Suskal)Canton5,3706,260
Carchi (Karchi)Province173,400184,100
BolívarCanton15,08015,460
EspejoCanton14,01013,890
MiraCanton12,73012,160
MontúfarCanton32,14033,830
San Pedro de Huaca (Waka)Canton8,0508,750
Tulcán (Tulkan)Canton91,410100,060
Chimborazo (Chimpurasu)Province481,500515,400
Alausí (Alawsi)Canton45,99045,390
Chambo (Champu)Canton12,47013,210
ChunchiCanton13,22012,930
Colta (Kulta)Canton46,84045,400
Cumandá (Kumanta)Canton13,73016,980
Guamote (Wamuti)Canton47,77055,920
Guano (Wanu)Canton44,97047,740
Pallatanga (Pallatanka)Canton12,07012,270
Penipe (Pinipi)Canton7,0306,990
Riobamba (Rispampa)Canton237,410258,600
Cotopaxi (Kutupaksi)Province431,200476,400
La ManáCanton44,82054,100
Latacunga (Latakunka)Canton179,790200,090
Pangua (Panwa)Canton23,06024,320
Pujilí (Puhili)Canton72,63078,330
SalcedoCanton61,22065,920
Saquisilí (Sakisili)Canton26,75030,400
Sigchos (Sikchus)Canton22,96023,270
El Oro (Kuri)Province634,500698,500
Arenillas (Arinillas)Canton28,44032,370
Atahualpa (Atawallpa)Canton6,1306,380
BalsasCanton7,3008,790
ChillaCanton2,5902,430
El Guabo (Wapu)Canton53,04061,280
Huaquillas (Wakilla)Canton51,16058,390
Las Lajas (Lajas)Canton5,0204,990
MachalaCanton259,620283,040
Marcabelí (Markawili)Canton5,7406,160
PasajeCanton76,96085,430
PiñasCanton27,41029,640
PortoveloCanton12,86013,800
Santa RosaCanton72,92080,230
Zaruma (Saruma)Canton25,28025,640
EsmeraldasProvince561,600626,600
Atacames (Atakami)Canton43,95052,900
Eloy AlfaroCanton41,67044,900
EsmeraldasCanton198,770214,980
La ConcordiaCanton45,19051,030
Muisne (Muysni)Canton29,77030,930
Quinindé (Kininti)Canton128,810142,460
Río Verde (Wayllamayu)Canton28,21030,840
San LorenzoCanton45,24058,600
Galápagos (Yawatisuyu)Province26,60031,600
IsabelaCanton2,3902,920
San CristóbalCanton7,9009,280
Santa Cruz (Santa Krus)Canton16,29019,400
Guayas (Wayas)Province3,840,3004,267,900
Alfredo Baquerizo Moreno (Juján)Canton26,62030,870
BalaoCanton21,71025,300
BalzarCanton56,57059,560
ColimesCanton24,57025,870
Coronel Marcelino MaridueñaCanton12,60013,040
DauleCanton128,190162,730
DuránCanton250,030300,490
El EmpalmeCanton78,25084,470
El TriunfoCanton47,47056,820
General Antonio Elizalde (Bucay)Canton11,23012,730
Guayaquil (Wayakil)Canton2,471,1802,671,800
Isidro AyoraCanton11,53013,870
Lomas de SargentilloCanton19,51023,140
MilagroCanton175,530194,620
NaranjalCanton73,31089,940
NaranjitoCanton39,13042,870
NobolCanton20,80025,130
PalestinaCanton16,88018,130
Pedro CarboCanton45,74050,510
PlayasCanton44,64056,040
Salitre (Urbina Jado)Canton60,30064,660
SamborondónCanton72,22094,980
San Jacinto de Yaguachi (Yaguachi, Yawachi)Canton64,48075,100
Santa Lucía (Santa Lusiya)Canton40,91044,170
Simón BolívarCanton26,93031,040
Imbabura (Impapura)Province419,900464,000
Antonio Ante (Hatuntaki)Canton46,01052,450
Cotacachi (Kutakachi)Canton42,01043,790
IbarraCanton191,290214,550
Otavalo (Utawalu)Canton110,610122,480
Pimampiro (Pimampiru)Canton13,55013,360
San Miguel de Urcuquí (Urkuki)Canton16,46017,330
LojaProvince473,300511,200
CalvasCanton29,54029,650
Catamayo (Katamayu)Canton32,34035,230
CelicaCanton15,22016,000
Chaguarpamba (Chawarpampa)Canton7,4506,820
EspíndolaCanton15,43014,520
GonzanamáCanton13,17011,450
LojaCanton227,910263,900
Macará (Makara)Canton19,95020,260
OlmedoCanton5,0504,410
PaltasCanton24,85023,850
PindalCanton9,15010,240
Puyango (Puyanku)Canton16,24016,040
Quilanga (Kilanka)Canton4,5204,280
Saraguro (Sarakuru)Canton31,75033,210
SozorangaCanton7,7807,280
ZapotilloCanton12,99014,060
Los Ríos (Mayukuna)Province817,700899,600
BabaCanton41,50043,110
BabahoyoCanton161,230172,500
Buena FéCanton66,82079,780
Mocache (Mukachi)Canton40,23042,720
MontalvoCanton25,40028,020
PalenqueCanton23,30023,620
Puebloviejo (Mawkallakta)Canton38,42043,350
QuevedoCanton182,860207,060
Quinsaloma (Kimsaluma)Canton17,36019,750
UrdanetaCanton30,64032,250
ValenciaCanton44,94052,450
VentanasCanton69,74074,100
VincesCanton75,25080,910
Manabí (Manawi)Province1,436,3001,537,100
BolívarCanton42,67045,000
Chone (Chuni)Canton131,890131,650
El CarmenCanton93,900107,570
Flavio AlfaroCanton25,94024,360
JamaCanton24,37025,800
JaramijóCanton19,75026,310
JipijapaCanton74,18074,800
Junín (Hunin)Canton19,70019,080
MantaCanton237,880259,050
MontecristiCanton75,08099,800
OlmedoCanton10,26010,240
PajánCanton38,58037,550
PedernalesCanton57,85062,370
PichinchaCanton31,43030,100
PortoviejoCanton293,850316,440
Puerto LópezCanton21,53024,030
RocafuerteCanton35,06036,920
Santa AnaCanton49,35048,580
San VicenteCanton23,08024,490
SucreCanton59,80062,060
TosaguaCanton40,13041,950
Veinticuatro de Mayo (24 de Mayo)Canton29,99028,940
Morona SantiagoProvince157,600188,000
Gualaquiza (Walakisa)Canton18,11019,340
Huamboya (Wampuya)Canton9,07011,620
Limón IndanzaCanton10,22010,380
LogroñoCanton6,1007,310
Morona (Muruna)Canton44,02055,080
Pablo Sexto (Pablo VI)Canton1,9602,670
Palora (Palura)Canton7,3107,670
San Juan BoscoCanton4,1504,820
Santiago de MéndezCanton9,84010,860
Sucúa (Sukuwa)Canton19,49022,920
TaishaCanton19,75025,170
TiwintzaCanton7,53010,200
Napo (Napu)Province109,500128,300
ArchidonaCanton26,41031,550
Carlos Julio Arosemena TolaCanton3,8604,340
El Chaco (Chaku)Canton8,4009,750
QuijosCanton6,5106,790
Tena (Tina)Canton64,33075,830
OrellanaProvince140,700157,500
Aguarico (Awariku)Canton4,8603,900
Francisco de Orellana (Orellana)Canton75,50090,040
La Joya de los SachasCanton38,49039,460
Loreto (Luritu)Canton21,81024,120
Pastaza (Pastasa)Province89,100108,400
ArajunoCanton6,8507,850
MeraCanton12,65016,370
Pastaza (Pastasa)Canton65,80080,080
Santa Clara (Santa Klara)Canton3,7504,070
PichinchaProvince2,723,5003,116,100
Cayambe (Kayampi)Canton90,710103,900
MejíaCanton86,300103,130
Pedro MoncayoCanton35,16041,430
Pedro Vicente MaldonadoCanton13,71016,380
Puerto QuitoCanton21,58024,190
Quito (Kitu)Canton2,365,9702,690,150
Rumiñahui (Rumiñawi)Canton91,150109,810
San Miguel de los Bancos (Los Bancos)Canton18,93027,130
Santa ElenaProvince326,200384,100
La LibertadCanton101,040114,120
SalinasCanton72,84089,490
Santa ElenaCanton152,340180,490
Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas (Tsachila)Province387,200442,800
Santo DomingoCanton387,230442,790
Sucumbíos (Sukumpiyu)Province186,100220,500
CascalesCanton11,78014,910
Cuyabeno (Kuyawinu)Canton7,4007,240
Gonzalo Pizarro (Lumpaki)Canton9,0109,810
Lago Agrio (P'uchqu qucha)Canton96,740114,500
Putumayo (Putumayu)Canton10,86014,810
ShushufindiCanton46,75055,450
Sucumbíos (Sukumpiyu)Canton3,5403,760
Tungurahua (Tunkurawa)Province530,700577,600
Ambato (Ampatu)Canton346,970378,520
Baños de Agua SantaCanton21,14024,150
CevallosCanton8,6109,640
MochaCanton7,0907,290
PatateCanton14,20015,470
Quero (Kiru)Canton20,09020,540
San Pedro de Pelileo (Pelileo)Canton59,53065,240
Santiago de Píllaro (Píllaro, Pillaru)Canton40,26042,720
TisaleoCanton12,77013,980
Zamora Chinchipe (Zamora Chinchipi)Province97,700115,400
Centinela del Cóndor (Kunturchapana)Canton6,9208,010
Chinchipe (Chinchipi)Canton9,68010,490
El Pangui (Panki)Canton9,19010,570
NangaritzaCanton5,6107,430
Palanda (Palanta)Canton8,6209,830
Paquisha (Pakisha)Canton4,1605,550
Yacuambi (Yakuampi)Canton6,2106,940
Yantzaza (Yanzatza)Canton20,05024,970
ZamoraCanton27,23031,570
Zonas no delimitadasNon-delimited Areas34,50040,300
El PiedreroNon-delimited Area6,7307,540
Las Golondrinas (→ Imbabura)Non-delimited Area5,6907,150
Manga del Cura (→ Manabí)Non-delimited Area22,13025,570
EcuadorRepublic15,266,40017,023,400

Source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos del Ecuador (web).