Cherán is a Municipality of 18141 inhabitants, placed in the State of Michoacán de Ocampo, with a fertility rate of 2.87 children per woman. 1.13% of the population migrated from outside the State of Michoacán de Ocampo. 46.32% of the population is indigenous, 26.79% of the inhabitants speak one indigenous language, and 0.30% speak that indigenous language, but not Spanish.92.65% of the inhabitants of Cherán are Catholic, 47.44% are economically active and, within this active population, 95.90% are employed. Additionally, 84.30% of the dwellings have piped water and 3.55% have Internet access.
List of Towns, communities and towns in the Municipality of Cherán: