PARAGUAY

historical demographical data of the administrative division


DEPARTAMENTOcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mie1997jlc1992c1992e1990e1985e1982e1980e1972e1972e1970e1968c1962e1960e1947?e1945e1943e1941e1936e1927codepos.particularsvariants of the name
source:EWBBSYGLDVSYGL/EBGL/SYGL/EBWGWPSYGLHASYEBEBEBHBGL
position code for región: oc = occidental; or = oriental
Alto ParaguayFuerte Olimpo459821775413,812,211,810,110,14,517,35,415,14,94,73,93,42,744,141,850,4APor:ecformer dept. Olimpo split up c. 1978; absorbed 1992 ChacoOlimpo
Alto ParanáCiudad del Este148955751595,3406,6403,9373,3255,0188,4218,078,069,063,547,224,126,79,53,952,249,455,8AAoc:ncformer capital (until c. 1975) Hernandarias
AmambayPedro Juan Caballero129334994127,099,997,297,769,468,4103,765,565,167,946,934,533,818,217,4AMor:ne
AsunciónAsunción11745454,9500,9502,4607,7477,1455,5513,3462,8389,0437,1411,5288,9311,3206,6134,0186,9177,0154,9ASor:c
BoquerónDr. Pedro P. Peña467081803435,229,126,316,912,014,713,526,111,847,048,340,442,228,1BOoc:wsplit c. 1978; figure 1992 incorporates Nueva Asunción; cap. Filadelfia?
CaaguazúCoronel Oviedo114744430442,2386,4383,3462,5333,0299,2316,5213,4202,6226,7205,8125,1123,671,772,5CGor:ec
CaazapáCaazapá94963666141,6129,4128,6132,0111,4109,5112,7103,0103,1105,696,292,491,873,670,283,779,374,3CZor:se
CanendiyúSalto del Guairá146675663133,1103,896,8120,877,165,862,727,8CYor:neformed c. 1978 from northern parts of Alto Paraná and CaaguazúCanindeyú
CentralAsunción24659521174,2866,9864,5769,1572,5494,6400,6310,1310,4256,5257,6229,1204,7167,8154,169,465,757,3CEor:c
ChacoMayor Pablo Lagerenza36367140410,30,30,30,70,754,359,456,348,1CHoc:nwsplit from Olimpo c. 1978; merged with Alto Paraguay 1992
ConcepciónConcepción180516970185,5167,3166,9181,1143,0135,1128,4108,2108,1110,6103,185,786,362,344,356,053,144,0CNor:nc
CordilleraCaacupé49481910215,7198,7206,1222,2194,0194,8203,0194,4194,2199,6198,5188,3189,0145,2151,3145,7138,0146,5CRor:cDe la Cordillera, De las Cordilleras
GuairáVillarrica38461485173,7162,0162,2179,8149,6143,4135,3124,8124,8132,8123,8114,9114,390,387,763,757,946,7GUor:ce
ItapúaEncarnación165256380454,8377,5375,7371,6284,5263,0301,1201,8201,4201,7193,4149,8151,0111,496,990,886,171,7ITor:se
MisionesSan Juan Bautista9556369098,689,088,697,580,179,396,469,369,274,065,459,459,543,446,7MIor:s
ÑeembucúPilar12147469087,069,869,983,369,570,784,073,073,169,666,457,958,650,951,039,737,631,1NEor:sw
Nueva AsunciónGeneral Eugenio A. Garay44961173590,30,20,20,20,2NAoc:nwsplit from Boquerón c. 1978; some later figures are under Boquerón
ParaguaríParaguarí87053361247,7208,5203,0230,7201,9202,2222,3211,7212,0228,2225,3203,0204,2159,2144,6107,1101,588,8PGor:cs
Presidente HayesPozo Colorado729072815077,164,459,138,227,843,848,638,542,342,139,829,931,623,551,949,245,9PHoc:cwabsorbed some parts of Olimpo c. 1978Villa Hayes
San PedroSan Pedro200027723332,9280,3277,1284,0210,5189,8189,5138,1138,0127,8109,591,891,064,554,057,447,735,9SPor:cn
correction on duplicates:109,0-15,2
TOTAL:Asunción4067521570485085,34140,44111,74279,13279,03023,13167,82424,12357,92395,62243,41819,11823,01329,01182,81108,01040,5936,1
former division:approximate equivalent in later division
CaazapáCaazapá10790423683,779,374,347,1Caazapá
Capital y su jurisdicciónAsunción632244186,9177,0154,9175,6AsunciónAsunción, Federal District
CaraguatayCaraguatay56252172145,7138,0146,591,8Cordillera
ConcepciónConcepción325691257556,053,144,041,8Concepción; Amambay (part)
EncarnaciónEncarnación273631056590,886,171,752,1Itapúa
GuairáVillarrica195875663,757,946,758,1GuairáVillarrica
ParaguaríParaguarí28361095107,1101,588,8119,7Paraguarí (part)
PilarPilar8632333339,737,631,148,4Ñeembucú (part)
QuyyndyQuyyndy6768261359,456,348,160,2Paraguarí (part)Quiindy, Quiyndy
Región Occidental (Chaco)Villa Hayes2299998880351,949,245,940,0Boquerón, Olimpo, Presidente Hayes
San IgnacioSan Ignacio7648295344,141,850,437,4MisionesMisiones
San PedroSan Pedro356331375857,447,735,938,7San Pedro; Amambay, Caaguazú, Alto Paraná (parts)
VilletaVilleta4496173663,757,957,395,8Central; Ñeembucú (part)
YhúYhú14882574652,249,455,825,8Caaguazú, Alto Paraná (parts)Ihú
correction on duplicates:-15,2
TOTAL:Asunción3898311505831102,31032,7936,1932,5

Particulars:
The sources at hand do not state figures previous to 1927.
File created on 1993.05.23; revised on 2001.06.25; last modified 2002.06.04 by Jan Lahmeyer

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