Bolívar Province, Bolivie

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Bolívar Province
Location of Bolívar Province within Bolivia
Location of Bolívar Province within Bolivia
Coordinates: 18°0′S 67°5′W / 18.000°S 67.083°W / -18.000; -67.083
Kintra Bolivie
DepairtmentCochabamba Depairtment
 • MayorAniceto Cuti Felipe (2007)
 • Total413 km2 (159 sq mi)
4000 m (13,000 ft)
 • Total8,635
 • Density20.9/km2 (54/sq mi)
 • Ethnicities
Time zoneGMT -4

Bolívar Province is a province in the Bolivie depairtment o Cochabamba. Its caipital is the ceety o Bolívar, namit efter Simón Bolívar, a Venezuelan militar an poleetical leader.

Subdiveesion[eedit | eedit soorce]

The province is no further subdividit intae municipalities. So Bolívar Municipality an Bolívar Province are identical. The province is dividit intae nine cantons.

Canton Inhabitants (2001) [1] Seat
Bolívar Canton 3,437 Bolívar
Carpani Canton 620 Carpani
Comuna Canton 413 Comuna
Coyuma Canton 541 Coyuma
Challoma Canton 242 Challoma
Jorenko Canton or
Villa Verde Canton
665 Jorenko
Vilacaya Canton 632 Vilacaya
Villa Victoria Canton 904 Villa Victoria
Yarbicoya Canton 1,181 Yarbicoya

The fowk[eedit | eedit soorce]

The fowk are predominantly indigenous ceetizens o Quechuan strynd.

Ethnic group Inhabitants (%)
Quechua 91.6
Aymara 4.3
Guaraní, Chiquitos, Moxos 0.1
Nae indigenous 4.0
Ither indigenous groups 0.0


Leids[eedit | eedit soorce]

The leids spoken in the Bolívar Province are mainly Quechua an Spaingie.[2]

Leid Inhabitants
Quechua 7,747
Aymara 484
Guaraní 3
Anither native 0
Spaingie 3,010
Foreign 6
Anerlie native 4,948
Native an Spaingie 2,914
Anerlie Spaingie 96

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  2. / Observatorio Bolivia Democrático Archived 2009-02-18 at the Wayback Machine (Spaingie)

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