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Enrique Baldivieso Province

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Enrique Baldivieso
Valle de las Rocas (Rock Valley) in Enrique Baldivieso Province
Valle de las Rocas (Rock Valley) in Enrique Baldivieso Province
Banner o Enrique Baldivieso
Official seal of Enrique Baldivieso
Location o the Enrique Baldivieso Province athin Bolivie
Location o the Enrique Baldivieso Province athin Bolivie
Provinces o the Potosí Depairtment
Provinces o the Potosí Depairtment
Coordinates: 21°9′0″S 67°40′0″W / 21.15000°S 67.66667°W / -21.15000; -67.66667
Kintra Bolivie
DepairtmentPotosí Depairtment
CaipitalSan Agustín
 • Total2254 km2 (870 sq mi)
 • Total1,640
 • Density0.7/km2 (2/sq mi)
 • Ethnicities
Area code(s)BO.PO.EV

Enrique Baldivieso is a province in the Bolivie depairtment o Potosí. It is namit efter the umwhile vice preses Enrique Baldivieso. Its seat is San Agustín wi a population o 533 durin the census o 2001[1] situatit on the bank o the Turuncha River in San Agustín Canton.


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Enrique Baldivieso province is ane o saxteen provinces in the Potosí Depairtment. It is locatit atween 21° 03' an 21° 51' Sooth an atween 67° 07' an 67° 48' Wast. In the east, north, wast an sooth it is amaist completely encircled bi the Nor Lípez Province, anerlie in the sootheast it is bordered bi the Sur Lípez Province for 20 km.

The province extends ower 120 km frae northwast tae sootheast at an average width o 35 km.


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The province comprises anerlie ane municipality, San Agustín Municipality. It is identical tae Enrique Baldivieso Province. The province is subdividit intae fower cantons:

  • Alota - 533 indwallers (2001)
  • Cerro Gordo - 292 indwallers
  • San Agustín - 567 indwallers
  • Todos Santos - 248 indwallers


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The main leid is Quechua, spoken bi 96 %, while 86 % o the population speak Spaingie. The population rose frae 1,313 indwallers (1992 census) tae 1,640 (2001 census), an increase o 25 %. 46.5 % o the population are younger than 15 year auld.

99.7 % o the population hae nae access tae electricity, 99 % hae nae sanitary facilities. 72 % o the population are employed in agricultur, 28 % in general services. 95 % o the population are Catholic, 2 % Protestant.

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