Abuná Province

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Abuná
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Río Abuná
Location in Bolivie
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General Data
Caipital Santa Rosa
Aurie 7,468 km²
Population 2,996 (2001)
Densitie 0.4 inhabitants/km² (2001)
ISO 3166-2 BO.PA.AB
Pando Depairtment
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Abuná is ane o the five provinces o the Bolivie depairtment o Pando an is situatit in the depairtment's northren central pairts. It haes its name frae Río Abuná, the border river tae neebourin Brazil.

Location[eedit | eedit soorce]

Aroma province is locatit atween 9° 53' an 11° 06' sooth an atween 66° 27' an 67° 42' wast. It extends ower 120-250 km frae north tae sooth, an 350 km frae wast tae east.

The province is situatit in the Amazon lawlands o Bolivie an borders Brazil in the north, Nicolás Suárez Province in the northwast an wast, Manuripi Province in the sooth, an Federico Román Province in the east.

Population[eedit | eedit soorce]

The population o Abuná Province haes increased bi 40 % ower the recent twa decades:

  • 1992: 2,652 inhabitants (census)
  • 2001: 2,996 inhabitants (census)
  • 2005: 3,475 inhabitants (est.)[1]
  • 2010: 3,729 inhabitants (est.)[2]

45.4 % o the population are younger than 15 years auld. (1992)

52.3 % o the population speak Spaingie, 2.8 % speak Aymara, 2.0 % Quechua, an 52.8 speak ither indigenous leids. (1992)

The leeteracy rate o the province's population is 47.4 %. (1992)

87.6 % o the population hae nae access tae electricity, 83.6 % hae nae sanitar facilities. (1992)

83.5 % o the population are Catholics, 15.4 % are Protestants. (1992)

Diveesion[eedit | eedit soorce]

The province comprises twa municipios:

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Instituto Nacional de Estadística
  2. Instituto Nacional de Estadística - Proyecciones

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Coordinates: 10°40′S 67°00′W / 10.667°S 67.000°W / -10.667; -67.000