Just a few days before the anniversary of Lima’s 480 birthday, on January 18th, the National Institute of Statistics and Informatics has announced that the Peruvian capital has reached 9,752,000 inhabitants. Lima’s largest district is San Juan de Lurigancho (Eastern Lima), with 1,069,566 inhabitants.
A total of 1,796,113 are living in the central area of Lima, including downtown Lima, but also neighborhoods like San Isidro and Miraflores. Those districts have also more women than men (95 out of 100). (more…)