Cienfuegos Province

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Cienfuegos Province
Province o Cuba
Kintra Cuba
Caipital Cienfuegos
Area[1]
 • Total 4,186.60 km2 (1,616.46 sq mi)
Population (2010-12-31)[1]
 • Total 405,481
 • Density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
Area code(s) +53-43

Cienfuegos is ane o the provinces o Cuba. The caipital ceety o the province is cried Cienfuegos an aw, an wis foondit bi French settlers in 1819.

Cienfuegos is the smawest province in Cuba wi an economy amaist entirely dedicatit tae the growin an processin o sugar. Sugar mills an sugarcane plantations dot the landscape. There are watterfaws in the sierra o the province.

Scuba divin aff Cienfuegos province is extremely popular baith wi tourists an locals. There are numerous unnerwatter caves, an well ower 50 dive steids in the province.

The provinces o Cienfuegos, Sancti Spíritus, an Villa Clara wur ance aw pairt o the nou defunct province o Santa Clara.

Municipalities[eedit | eedit soorce]

Municipality Population
(2004)
Aurie
(km²)
Location Remarks
Abreus &1000000000003033000000030,330 &10000000000000564000000564 22°16′50″N 80°34′4″W / 22.28056°N 80.56778°W / 22.28056; -80.56778 (Abreus)
Aguada de Pasajeros &1000000000003168700000031,687 &10000000000000680000000680 22°23′5″N 80°50′46″W / 22.38472°N 80.84611°W / 22.38472; -80.84611 (Aguada de Pasajeros)
Cienfuegos &10000000000163824000000163,824 &10000000000000333000000333 22°08′45″N 80°26′11″W / 22.14583°N 80.43639°W / 22.14583; -80.43639 (Cienfuegos) Provincial capital
Cruces &1000000000003213900000032,139 &10000000000000198000000198 22°20′32″N 80°16′34″W / 22.34222°N 80.27611°W / 22.34222; -80.27611 (Cruces)
Cumanayagua &1000000000005143500000051,435 &100000000000010990000001,099 22°09′9″N 80°12′4″W / 22.15250°N 80.20111°W / 22.15250; -80.20111 (Cumanayagua)
Lajas &1000000000002260200000022,602 &10000000000000430000000430 22°24′59″N 80°17′26″W / 22.41639°N 80.29056°W / 22.41639; -80.29056 (Lajas)
Palmira &1000000000003315300000033,153 &10000000000000318000000318 22°14′40″N 80°23′39″W / 22.24444°N 80.39417°W / 22.24444; -80.39417 (Palmira)
Rodas &1000000000003347700000033,477 &10000000000000552000000552 22°20′34″N 80°33′19″W / 22.34278°N 80.55528°W / 22.34278; -80.55528 (Rodas)
Source: Population frae 2004 Census.[2] Aurie frae 1976 municipal re-distribution.[3]

Demografics[eedit | eedit soorce]

In 2004, the province o Cienfuegos haed a population o 398,647.[2] Wi a total aurie o 4,180 km2 (1,610 sq mi),[4] the province haed a population densitie o 95.37 /km2 (247.0 /sq mi).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Lugar que ocupa el territorio según la superficie y la población". Una MIRADA a Cuba (in Spainyie). Oficina Nacional de Estadísticas. Cuba. 2010. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Atenas.cu (2004). "2004 Population trends, by Province and Municipality". Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-10-06.  (Spainyie)
  3. Statoids (July 2003). "Municipios of Cuba". Retrieved 2007-10-06. 
  4. Government of Cuba (2002). "Population by Province". Retrieved 2007-10-02.  (Spainyie)

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