Andrés Ibáñez Province

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Andrés Ibáñez
Santa Cruz de la Sierra, situatit at the Piray River
Santa Cruz de la Sierra, situatit at the Piray River
Banner o Andrés Ibáñez
Location o the Andrés Ibáñez Province athin Bolivie
Location o the Andrés Ibáñez Province athin Bolivie
Provinces o the Santa Cruz Depairtment
Provinces o the Santa Cruz Depairtment
Coordinates: 17°50′S 63°15′W / 17.833°S 63.250°W / -17.833; -63.250
Kintra Bolivie
DepairtmentSanta Cruz Depairtment
Foondation6 Dizember 1944
CaipitalSanta Cruz de la Sierra
 • Total4821 km2 (1,861 sq mi)
416 m (1,365 ft)
 • Total1,260,549
 • Density261.5/km2 (677/sq mi)
Area code(s)BO.SC.AI

Andrés Ibáñez Province is ane o the fifteen provinces o the Bolivie Santa Cruz Depairtment, situatit in the wastren pairt o the depairtment. Its caipital is Santa Cruz de la Sierra which is the caipital o the depairtment an aw.

The province wis creatit on 6 Dizember 1944, durin the presidency o Gualberto Villarroel.

Location[eedit | eedit soorce]

Andrés Ibáñez Province is locatit atween 17° 30' an 18° 15' Sooth an atween 62° 48' an 63° 40' Wast. It extends ower 110 km frae wast tae east, an 90 km frae north tae sooth.

The province is situatit in the Bolivie lawlands an borders Ignacio Warnes Province an Sara Province in the north, Ichilo Province in the northwast, Florida Province in the soothwast, Cordillera Province in the sootheast, an Chiquitos Province in the east.

Climate[eedit | eedit soorce]

Andrés Ibáñez Province is situatit in an aurie o a semihumid tropical climate. It is characterisit bi a vera short dry saison in the months o Julie an August an sufficient precipitation durin the rest o the year, reachin a maximum in Januar.

The monthly average temperaturs are a tropical 20 tae 26 °C, wi the lawest temperaturs in the dry saison whan nichts are slichtly caulder acause the cloud civer is broken. The yearly average temperatur is 23.9 °C.

Diveesion[eedit | eedit soorce]

Andrés Ibáñez Province comprises five municipalities which are further subdividit intae cantons.

Section Municipality Inhabitants (2001) Seat
Caipital Municipality Santa Cruz Municipality 1,135,526 Santa Cruz de la Sierra
1st Cotoca Municipality 36,425 Cotoca
2nt Ayacucho Municipality or Porongo Municipality 11,085 Porongo
3rd La Guardia Municipality 39,552 La Guardia
4t El Torno Municipality 37,961 El Torno

Population[eedit | eedit soorce]

The population o Andrés Ibáñez Province haes increased bi circa 130% ower the recent twa decades:

  • 1992: 784,678 indwallers (census)[1]
  • 2001: 1,260,549 indwallers (census)
  • 2005: 1,526,187 indwallers (est.)[2]
  • 2010: 1,841,282 indwallers (est.)[3]
  • 40.1% o the population are younger than 15 year auld. (1992)
  • 99.0% o the population speak Spaingie, 12.5% speak Quechua, 3.4% Aymara, an 0.8 speak Guaraní. (1992)
  • 6.7% o the employed population wirk in agricultur, 1.0% in minin, 14.1% in the industrial sector, an 78.2% in general services (2001).
  • 15.7% o the population hae nae access tae electricity, 22.2% hae nae sanitar facilities. (1992)
  • 86.1% o the population are Catholics, 9.7% are Protestants. (1992)
  • 50% o the population is o European strynd
  • 40% o the population is Mestizo.
  • 10% o the population is native tae Bolivie

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