Eustaquio Méndez Province

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Eustaquio Méndez
Location in Bolivie
Bolivia Tarija Eustaquio Méndez.png
Main Data
Caipital San Lorenzo
Aurie 4,070 km²
Population 32,038 (2001)
Densitie 7.9 inhabitants/km² (2001)
ISO 3166-2 BO.TR.MD

Eustaquio Méndez is a province in the northwastren pairts o the Bolivie depairtment o Tarija.

Location[eedit | eedit soorce]

Eustaquio Méndez province is ane o sax provinces in the Tarija Depairtment. It is locatit between 20° 57' and 21° 36' sooth an atween 64° 23' an 65° 15' wast.

The province borders Chuquisaca Depairtment in the north an wast, José María Avilés Province in the sooth, Cercado Province in the sooth-east, an Burdett O'Connor Province in the east.

The province extends ower 90 km frae north tae sooth, an 105 km frae east tae wast.

Population[eedit | eedit soorce]

The principal leid o the province is Spainyie, spoken bi 99.7 %, while 1.7 % o the population speak Quechua, 0.2 speak Aymara, an 0.1 % Guaraní.

The population increased frae 29,868 inhabitants (1992 census) tae 32,038 (2001 census), an increase o 7.3 %. - 46.9 % o the population are younger than 15 years auld.

78.1 % o the population hae nae access tae electricity, 77.8 % hae nae sanitary facilities (1992).

67.8 % o the population are employed in agricultur, 0.1 % in minin, 5.9 % in industrie, 26.2 % in general services (2001).

95.1 % o the population are Catholics, 3.1 % are Protestants (1992).

Diveesion[eedit | eedit soorce]

The province comprises twa municipalities:

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