Geopolitical map of Peru

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CapitalPopulationArea
Lima 29,907,003 1,285,220
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
PE +51 20:55:12 America/Lima
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5 countries share a border with Peru

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Some data about Peru

Peru is a country of 29,907,003 inhabitants, with an area of ​1,285,220 km2, its capital is Lima and its time zone is "America/Lima". Its ISO code is "PE" in 2 positions and "PER" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Peru, you must dial your telephone code, which is 51. The currency used in Peru is the "Sol" (PEN).

The administrative subdivision of Peru (administrative division) is made up of 25 Regiones (level 1), 195 Provincias (level 2) and 1837 Distritos (level 3). Peru has 22 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 1 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Peru with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Peru to access a zoom level and finer details.

Peru shares borders with Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Ecuador.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Peru

Number of cities by importance (population) in Peru. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
22 15 5 1
49.4 % 46.2 % 35.8 % 25.9 %
  • The 22 most important cities represent 49.4% of the entire population
  • The 15 most important cities represent 46.2% of the entire population
  • The 5 most important cities represent 35.8% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 25.9% of the entire population

Administrative division of Peru

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
25 Regiones1
195 Provincias2
1837 Distritos3

List of first-order administrative division in Peru

  • Amazonas
  • Ancash
  • Apurimac
  • Arequipa
  • Ayacucho
  • Cajamarca
  • Callao
  • Cusco
  • Huancavelica
  • Región de Huánuco
  • Ica
  • Junín
  • La Libertad
  • Lambayeque
  • Provincia de Lima
  • Lima
  • Loreto
  • Madre de Dios
  • Departamento de Moquegua
  • Pasco
  • Piura
  • Puno
  • Región de San Martín
  • Tacna
  • Tumbes
  • Ucayali

List of major cities of Peru

  • Lima7 737 002 inhabitants
  • Arequipa841 130 inhabitants
  • Callao813 264 inhabitants
  • Trujillo747 450 inhabitants
  • Chiclayo577 375 inhabitants
  • Iquitos437 620 inhabitants
  • Huancayo376 657 inhabitants
  • Piura325 466 inhabitants
  • Chimbote316 966 inhabitants
  • Cusco312 140 inhabitants
  • Pucallpa310 750 inhabitants
  • Tacna280 098 inhabitants
  • Santiago de Surco251 648 inhabitants
  • Ica246 844 inhabitants
  • Juliaca245 675 inhabitants
  • Sullana160 789 inhabitants
  • Chincha Alta153 076 inhabitants
  • Huánuco147 959 inhabitants
  • Ayacucho140 033 inhabitants
  • Cajamarca135 000 inhabitants
  • Puno116 552 inhabitants
  • Tumbes109 223 inhabitants
  • Talara99 074 inhabitants
  • Chosica88 606 inhabitants
  • Huaraz86 934 inhabitants
  • Cerro de Pasco78 910 inhabitants
  • Chulucanas68 835 inhabitants
  • San Isidro68 309 inhabitants
  • Huaral62 174 inhabitants
  • Pisco61 869 inhabitants
  • Catacaos57 304 inhabitants
  • Paita56 151 inhabitants
  • Abancay55 111 inhabitants
  • Huacho54 545 inhabitants
  • Moquegua54 517 inhabitants
  • Ilo53 476 inhabitants
  • Tingo María53 177 inhabitants
  • Jaén52 493 inhabitants
  • Tarma51 350 inhabitants
  • Barranca46 290 inhabitants