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Peru: Áncash Region

Contents: Provinces and Districts

The population of the provinces and districts (distritos) in the Áncash 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
AijaProvince8,6577,9956,6396,433
AijaDistrict2,4302,0362,1302,182
CorisDistrict1,9452,1211,7191,649
HuacllánDistrict468556388358
La MercedDistrict2,7532,3771,6501,517
SucchaDistrict1,061905752727
Antonio RaimondiProvince18,91217,05914,36013,950
AczoDistrict2,8772,3782,0141,958
ChacchoDistrict2,4391,9271,4331,346
ChingasDistrict2,4222,0741,9491,946
LlamellínDistrict4,3823,8493,4573,413
MirgasDistrict5,1845,2354,2904,135
San Juan de RontoyDistrict1,6081,5961,2171,152
AsunciónProvince9,8469,0547,8737,710
AcochacaDistrict4,7123,7203,0382,923
ChacasDistrict5,1345,3344,8354,787
BolognesiProvince28,02930,72524,94024,012
Abelardo Pardo LezametaDistrict218678260215
Antonio RaymondiDistrict1,3611,1931,0461,020
AquiaDistrict3,4312,8602,2042,079
CajacayDistrict1,7561,6861,8111,868
CanisDistrict214691328279
ChiquiánDistrict4,7584,0874,0604,087
ColquiocDistrict1,7593,0782,4642,348
HuallancaDistrict7,7728,2496,7496,473
HuastaDistrict2,1782,4251,5041,341
HuayllacayánDistrict1,5751,2761,3361,365
La PrimaveraDistrict338657478444
MangasDistrict608568522515
PacllónDistrict1,1651,522972874
San Miguel de CorpanquiDistrict305777519471
TicllosDistrict591978687633
CarhuazProvince39,72143,90248,07250,007
AcopampaDistrict2,3382,4882,6962,794
AmashcaDistrict1,8161,6471,5281,520
AntaDistrict2,3262,3682,5202,598
AtaqueroDistrict1,7921,4981,5741,617
CarhuazDistrict11,43913,83615,85916,675
MarcaráDistrict7,7048,63410,17910,782
PariahuancaDistrict1,3921,5011,4471,455
San Miguel de AcoDistrict2,2802,5522,4832,502
ShillaDistrict3,3073,2802,9552,915
TincoDistrict2,5142,9393,6083,861
YungarDistrict2,8133,1593,2233,288
Carlos Fermín FitzcarraldProvince21,02621,32218,81618,496
San LuisDistrict11,61812,11211,15611,083
San NicolásDistrict4,4013,9223,3243,233
YauyaDistrict5,0075,2884,3364,180
CasmaProvince35,38042,36853,11557,256
Buena Vista AltaDistrict3,5813,9375,0035,413
CasmaDistrict23,25328,83137,19040,363
Comandante NoelDistrict2,0902,0292,2422,340
YautánDistrict6,4567,5718,6809,140
CorongoProvince8,9178,3297,9748,017
AcoDistrict736543404380
BambasDistrict444500479481
CorongoDistrict2,5151,8241,7741,790
CuscaDistrict2,5132,7922,8282,881
La PampaDistrict1,4451,1641,0811,078
YánacDistrict826747673666
YupánDistrict438759735741
HuarazProvince121,028147,463174,534185,276
CochabambaDistrict2,2042,0471,7451,698
ColcabambaDistrict460653324274
HuanchayDistrict3,0792,5171,7371,652
HuarazDistrict44,77156,18665,00568,466
IndependenciaDistrict47,61462,85380,61087,112
JangasDistrict3,5694,4034,9715,206
La LibertadDistrict1,5571,2801,1311,110
OllerosDistrict3,4322,5812,4962,507
PampasDistrict1,5941,3101,044998
PariacotoDistrict3,9074,3864,9905,235
PiraDistrict4,0983,8533,5223,489
TaricaDistrict4,7435,3946,9597,529
HuariProvince63,88362,59862,27863,264
AnraDistrict2,2301,8001,4721,414
CajayDistrict3,9253,0182,7072,661
Chavín de HuántarDistrict9,2569,0888,5108,462
HuacachiDistrict2,6672,1111,8761,841
HuacchisDistrict2,1242,0551,5031,401
HuachisDistrict4,3433,7583,5893,589
HuántarDistrict3,0373,0102,7722,746
HuariDistrict8,9159,7389,7009,803
MasinDistrict2,5291,9481,4521,360
PaucasDistrict2,4942,0481,6391,565
PontóDistrict3,7693,4722,8402,725
RahuapampaDistrict671739741751
RapayánDistrict1,7701,7521,5011,461
San MarcosDistrict11,66013,60717,94519,498
San Pedro de ChanáDistrict2,4722,6682,6632,694
UcoDistrict2,0211,7861,3681,293
HuarmeyProvince23,85827,82031,48933,066
CochapetiDistrict1,147879817814
CulebrasDistrict2,4343,1453,3053,405
HuarmeyDistrict17,80721,66625,59027,123
HuayanDistrict1,1481,085973961
MalvasDistrict1,3221,045804763
HuaylasProvince50,57553,72955,24956,557
CarazDistrict19,13423,58025,91226,949
HuallancaDistrict1,6919551,0621,110
HuataDistrict1,6401,6091,4191,394
HuaylasDistrict3,0411,8941,7161,697
MatoDistrict2,2812,1091,9711,967
PamparomásDistrict7,7318,6078,4768,577
Pueblo LibreDistrict6,5696,8976,8876,990
Santa CruzDistrict4,3244,8404,5834,588
Santo ToribioDistrict2,2061,4031,1361,092
YuracmarcaDistrict1,9581,8352,0872,193
Mariscal LuzuriagaProvince23,15123,29221,81721,787
CascaDistrict4,2484,3014,0264,015
Eleazar Guzmán BarrónDistrict1,3491,3331,3851,421
Fidel OIivas EscuderoDistrict2,4712,3092,0301,993
LlamaDistrict1,7311,3921,0701,015
LlumpaDistrict5,3436,0666,1916,315
LucmaDistrict3,2063,1972,9012,870
MusgaDistrict1,2601,0941,0351,036
PiscobambaDistrict3,5433,6003,1793,122
OcrosProvince7,0399,1967,4917,224
AcasDistrict451812703676
CajamarquillaDistrict214429321297
CarhuapampaDistrict552752498447
CochasDistrict9451,2981,5121,566
CongasDistrict1,2511,2151,2941,313
LlipaDistrict171843301233
OcrosDistrict1,9361,3751,2841,259
San Cristóbal de RajánDistrict466572463437
San PedroDistrict6141,477670544
Santiago de ChilcasDistrict439423445452
PallascaProvince28,38929,45425,02724,371
BolognesiDistrict1,5081,3671,0711,017
CabanaDistrict3,0062,8102,6092,588
ConchucosDistrict7,5318,0277,8257,850
HuacaschuqueDistrict879671553532
HuandovalDistrict1,1931,1441,0831,082
LacabambaDistrict846656538517
LlapoDistrict640688631624
PallascaDistrict3,0182,6242,5172,517
PampasDistrict5,0137,0794,2053,697
Santa RosaDistrict1,3571,1501,1351,147
TaucaDistrict3,3983,2382,8602,800
PomabambaProvince26,27627,95426,60526,675
HuayllánDistrict3,7493,6663,1323,051
ParobambaDistrict6,8976,8616,3896,369
PomabambaDistrict12,90114,93314,75614,933
QuinuabambaDistrict2,7292,4942,3282,322
RecuayProvince19,23419,10218,06618,085
CátacDistrict4,0534,0364,0384,060
CotaparacoDistrict598603428394
HuayllapampaDistrict8981,146664580
LlacllínDistrict8911,418945855
MarcaDistrict1,2011,0541,6961,924
Pampas ChicoDistrict1,0461,618970854
PararínDistrict1,0481,2511,6031,716
RecuayDistrict6,0505,0154,6064,527
TapacochaDistrict661525448432
TicapampaDistrict2,7882,4362,6682,743
SantaProvince338,951396,434451,184474,053
Cáceres del PerúDistrict5,4735,0624,7894,816
ChimboteDistrict...215,817213,872216,776
CoishcoDistrict13,30014,83216,65317,491
MacateDistrict4,9723,8893,3403,275
MoroDistrict7,7627,5808,3118,683
NepeñaDistrict11,26013,86014,41314,846
Nuevo Chimbote (← Chimbote)District...113,166163,579180,252
SamancoDistrict3,6504,2184,9215,225
SantaDistrict14,26318,01021,30622,689
SihuasProvince31,96330,70028,68628,630
AcobambaDistrict1,7502,0041,6951,647
Alfonso UgarteDistrict1,097874567514
CashapampaDistrict3,5243,0612,9362,945
ChingalpoDistrict1,3981,155950916
HuayllabambaDistrict4,4294,2273,7623,701
QuichesDistrict2,7592,7792,4472,400
RagashDistrict3,0992,7692,4472,404
San JuanDistrict6,3516,3636,7226,914
SicsibambaDistrict2,1181,9061,5611,502
SihuasDistrict5,4385,5625,5995,687
YungayProvince50,18854,96354,90055,769
CascaparaDistrict1,7442,0641,7481,698
MancosDistrict7,7127,1806,8636,881
MatacotoDistrict1,2631,4821,4961,522
QuilloDistrict9,61912,08012,76113,137
RanrahírcaDistrict3,1032,8182,8992,964
ShupluyDistrict2,2782,2851,9551,904
YanamaDistrict7,1456,9795,6015,361
YungayDistrict17,32420,07521,57722,302
ÁncashRegion955,0231,063,4591,139,1151,180,638

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)
Males565,179
Females573,937
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years307,619
15-64 years719,371
65+ years112,126
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years203,668
10-19 years197,718
20-29 years174,809
30-39 years160,898
40-49 years140,527
50-59 years108,902
60-69 years74,434
70-79 years50,976
80+ years27,183
Urbanization (C 2017)
Rural427,671
Urban711,444
Literacy (A3+) (C 2017)
yes923,542
no158,839
Ethnic Group (A12+) (C 2017)
Quechua307,965
Aymara852
Afro-Peruvian27,953
White51,268
Mestizo478,312
Other group5,671
Religion (A12+) (C 2017)
Catholic686,511
Evangelical138,659
Other religion26,641
No religion41,411