Number of households reached 8.42 mil in 2018 in Peru, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.83 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in Peru reached an all time high of 8.42 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 1.90 mil in 1960. When compared to Peru's main peers, number of households in Bolivia amounted to 3.19 mil, 76.8 mil in Brazil, 5.92 mil in Chile and 13.7 mil in Colombia in 2018.
Peru has been ranked 34th within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of number of households, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A household is defined as a group of one or more persons living together who make common provision for food or other essentials for living.