The political administration of Ecuador consists of the following administrative divisions, in descending order: provinces, cantons and parishes. There are also indigenous territorial areas, within which are the peoples and nationalities with their communities.
The current approximate population of the Commune Salango is 3,200 people:
Barrio Los Ciruelos
Barrio María Auxiliadora
Barrio Las Orquídeas
Barrio Las Mercedes
Barrio Los Jardines
Barrio 21 de Noviembre
Barrio 25 de Diciembre
Barrio Brisas del Mar
Barrio Martha de Roldós
According to the latest population and housing census conducted in 2002, the population of the parish Salango is about 3,593 inhabitants, divided into 1,894 men and 1,699 women.
The estimated population in December 2004 is about 4489 inhabitants, of whom 2373 (52.86%) are male and 2116 (47.14%) females, distributed as follows:
Source: Community Self-diagnosis.
PDL Salango April 2005
HEALTH AND NUTRITION.
There is a small community health center in Salango, which is operated by the Ministry of Public Health; it provides service 5 days a week.
The Commune Salango has several educational establishments: Child Development Centers, Schools, College, Library.
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