Enrique Baldivieso Province

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Enrique Baldivieso
Province
Valle de las Rocas (Rock Valley) in Enrique Baldivieso Province

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Location o the Enrique Baldivieso Province athin Bolivie
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 Flag of Bolivia.svg Bolivie
Depairtment Potosí Depairtment
Caipital San Agustín
Area
 • Tot 870 sq mi (2,254 km2)
Population (2001)
 • Tot 1,640
 • Density 2/sq mi (0.7/km2)
 • Ethnicities Quechua
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.

Location[eedit | eedit soorce]

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.

Diveesion[eedit | eedit soorce]

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 inhabitants (2001)
  • Cerro Gordo - 292 inhabitants
  • San Agustín - 567 inhabitants
  • Todos Santos - 248 inhabitants

Population[eedit | eedit soorce]

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