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Peru: Ayacucho Region

Contents: Provinces and Districts

The population of the provinces and districts (distritos) in the Ayacucho 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
CangalloProvince33,83334,90232,81232,482
CangalloDistrict6,1936,7716,0085,842
ChuschiDistrict8,0808,2818,9069,119
Los MorochucosDistrict6,9097,9988,1468,217
María Parado de BellidoDistrict3,0712,8312,1672,026
ParasDistrict5,4185,0174,4084,279
TotosDistrict4,1624,0043,1772,999
HuamangaProvince163,197221,390294,960317,801
AcocroDistrict6,2968,9538,0888,818
Acos VinchosDistrict3,4245,1004,6004,964
Andrés Avelino Cáceres Dorregaray (← Ayacucho)District......29,23031,411
AyacuchoDistrict......103,515111,370
Carmen AltoDistrict8,914...29,45931,712
ChiaraDistrict4,4696,3076,1546,691
Jesús Nazareno (← Ayacucho)District...15,39919,48021,028
OcrosDistrict5,1905,6155,7026,172
PacaycasaDistrict2,0652,8423,2963,565
QuinuaDistrict5,5716,1155,3855,821
San José de TicllasDistrict1,0202,4421,4781,596
San Juan BautistaDistrict20,55838,45750,32553,934
Santiago de PischaDistrict8951,4671,5151,639
SocosDistrict6,3656,9036,3286,846
TambilloDistrict3,6425,0685,5046,001
VinchosDistrict12,65715,78714,90116,233
Huanca SancosProvince10,21310,6208,7288,341
CarapoDistrict2,6242,6091,9161,774
SacsamarcaDistrict1,9051,7971,3921,308
SancosDistrict3,1553,5393,2393,181
Santiago de LucanamarcaDistrict2,5292,6752,1812,078
HuantaProvince64,50393,36095,90497,205
AyahuancoDistrict......1,2601,072
Canayre (← Llochegua)District......3,9384,384
Chaca (← Santillana)District......2,2622,195
HuamanguillaDistrict4,9085,2004,4004,188
HuantaDistrict......41,61543,266
IguaínDistrict1,7702,6972,8382,861
Llochegua (← Sivia)District......11,05811,466
LuricochaDistrict4,5995,0895,9906,217
Pucacolpa (← Ayahuanco)District......2,6922,299
SantillanaDistrict......4,0753,900
SiviaDistrict...11,95611,91511,685
Uchuraccay (← Huanta)District......3,8613,672
La MarProvince70,01884,17776,45375,277
Anchihuay (← Anco)District......4,5014,345
AncoDistrict......8,4968,105
AynaDistrict8,60710,19610,0389,995
ChilcasDistrict1,7592,6171,7381,558
ChunguiDistrict......4,5454,443
Luis CarranzaDistrict2,3802,0891,3371,365
Oronccoy (← Chungui)District......1,1271,071
Samugari (← San Miguel)District......10,45910,997
San MiguelDistrict......11,16811,410
Santa RosaDistrict9,93011,20012,37712,686
TamboDistrict11,86617,63710,6679,302
LucanasProvince55,83065,41454,08751,838
AucaraDistrict2,5694,4002,9632,665
CabanaDistrict1,5383,2522,1931,976
Carmen SalcedoDistrict2,2343,4271,7971,532
ChaviñaDistrict2,7122,3552,3032,296
ChipaoDistrict3,8043,9652,7022,443
Huac-Huas (Huacuas)District2,2162,7041,7321,550
LaramateDistrict2,7171,9021,7211,676
Leoncio PradoDistrict1,8231,5921,1821,095
LlautaDistrict1,6521,372960877
LucanasDistrict2,8153,7772,8972,703
OcañaDistrict4,0273,4442,4532,244
OtocaDistrict2,6193,0132,0411,848
PuquioDistrict12,00413,87014,43914,535
SaisaDistrict720875851848
SancosDistrict2,9035,5484,9874,869
San CristóbalDistrict1,4441,9441,8501,823
San JuanDistrict6851,2331,023994
San PedroDistrict3,4363,3172,7852,661
San Pedro de PalcoDistrict1,6811,5521,001898
Santa Ana de HuaycahuachoDistrict797745828850
Santa LucíaDistrict1,4341,1271,3791,455
ParinacochasProvince22,76930,00729,11929,139
ChumpiDistrict3,1232,9812,3342,179
CoracoraDistrict11,63714,76913,85213,549
Coronel CastañedaDistrict5821,2901,7671,934
PacapausaDistrict4481,607670556
PulloDistrict3,1874,4456,5487,191
PuyuscaDistrict2,5282,3602,1762,123
San Francisco de RavacaycoDistrict476673548518
UpahuachoDistrict7881,8821,2241,089
Páucar del Sara SaraProvince10,14011,01210,0599,909
ColtaDistrict366797496440
CorcullaDistrict753566469445
LampaDistrict2,1032,4732,0791,983
MarcabambaDistrict745785652621
OyoloDistrict1,0021,1661,5251,647
PararcaDistrict664678439392
PausaDistrict3,0363,0503,3173,376
San Javier de AlpabambaDistrict446510312275
San José de UshuaDistrict189187233247
Sara SaraDistrict836800537483
SucreProvince12,62312,5959,8449,292
BelénDistrict416640347310
ChalcosDistrict809721506461
ChilcayocDistrict792668515481
HuacañaDistrict522642390348
MorcollaDistrict2,0521,6031,3111,243
PaicoDistrict1,076953583517
QuerobambaDistrict2,5422,6452,6162,600
San Pedro de LarcayDistrict785970844814
San Salvador de QuijeDistrict1,4301,6001,048936
Santiago de PaucarayDistrict1,187917625565
SorasDistrict1,0121,2361,0591,017
Víctor FajardoProvince27,07925,41220,80519,866
AlcamencaDistrict2,4602,5511,5831,399
ApongoDistrict8931,256661565
AsquipataDistrict503488483482
CanariaDistrict3,5534,0214,0134,027
CayaraDistrict1,5011,3351,1771,138
ColcaDistrict1,5131,2201,0581,020
HuamanquiquiaDistrict1,1701,2711,1381,107
HuancapiDistrict2,9422,4001,9761,878
HuancarayllaDistrict3,8601,7911,3381,241
HuayaDistrict2,7323,1882,1891,985
SarhuaDistrict3,0022,9852,6922,624
VilcanchosDistrict2,9502,9062,4972,400
VilcashuamánProvince22,30223,60018,16917,063
AccomarcaDistrict2,1081,357936851
CarhuancaDistrict1,2981,149870812
ConcepciónDistrict2,2622,8851,7661,558
HuambalpaDistrict2,0832,2121,4301,280
IndependenciaDistrict2,0681,8151,2131,095
SauramaDistrict1,6471,4641,1151,042
VilcashuamánDistrict7,3238,3006,8356,513
VischongoDistrict3,5134,4184,0043,912
AyacuchoRegion492,507612,489650,940668,213

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)
Males324,006
Females326,934
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years185,820
15-64 years408,709
65+ years56,412
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years118,898
10-19 years128,218
20-29 years106,136
30-39 years91,390
40-49 years73,747
50-59 years55,939
60-69 years37,502
70-79 years25,223
80+ years13,887
Urbanization (C 2017)
Rural278,980
Urban371,960
Literacy (A3+) (C 2017)
yes513,909
no103,267
Ethnic Group (A12+) (C 2017)
Quechua411,527
Aymara1,037
Afro-Peruvian4,126
White10,071
Mestizo66,063
Other group2,091
Religion (A12+) (C 2017)
Catholic381,575
Evangelical104,609
Other religion6,586
No religion13,116