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Peru Population and Housing Census 2017


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Censos Nacionales 2017: XII de Población, VII de Vivienda y III de Comunidades Indígenas
Peru (PER)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
10/2017 - 11/2017
Data type
  • De facto
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

The 2017 Peru Population and Housing Census took place in urban areas on October 22, and in rural areas October 23 to November 6. The population at the time of the census was 31,237,385, a 10.7 percent increase from 2007.

Suggested citation 
National Institute of Statistics and Informatics (Peru). Peru Population and Housing Census 2017.