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Purús

Province in Ucayali Region

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

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1993-07-11
Population
Census
2007-10-21
Population
Census
2017-10-22
Population
Projection
2020-06-30
PurúsProvince2,5323,7463,3463,284
PurúsDistrict2,5323,7463,3463,284
UcayaliRegion314,810432,159548,998589,110

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)
Males1,736
Females1,610
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years1,354
15-64 years1,872
65+ years120
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years905
10-19 years705
20-29 years480
30-39 years461
40-49 years370
50-59 years240
60-69 years121
70-79 years54
80+ years11
Urbanization (C 2017)
Rural3,346
Literacy (A3+) (C 2017)
yes2,294
no818
Ethnic Group (A12+) (C 2017)
Quechua24
Aymara3
Afro-Peruvian4
White9
Mestizo591
Other group1,554
Religion (A12+) (C 2017)
Catholic695
Evangelical1,416
Other religion52
No religion92

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