Imbabura Province

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Imbabura
Province
Province o Imbabura
Mount Imbabura frae sooth-east.
Mount Imbabura frae sooth-east.
Banner o Imbabura
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Imbabura Province in Ecuador
Imbabura Province in Ecuador
Cantons o Imbabura Province
Cantons o Imbabura Province
Kintra Ecuador
CaipitalIbarra
Govrenment
 • Provincial PrefectGustavo Pareja (PRIAN)
Area
 • Total4616 km2 (1,782 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total400,359
 • Density87/km2 (220/sq mi)
 • Population 2001
350946
Time zoneECT

Imbabura is a province in Ecuador. The caipital is Ibarra. The fowk o the province speak Spaingie an the Imbaburan Quechua leid.

Imbabura Volcano is locatit in the province. Best reached frae the toun o La Esperanza, the 4,609-meter-heich muntain can be climbit in a single day.

Cantons[eedit | eedit soorce]

The province is dividit intae sax cantons. The follaein table leets each wi its population as o the 2001 census, its aurie in square kilometres (km²), and the name of the cantonal seat or capital.[2]

Canton Pop. (2001) Aurie (km²) Seat/Caipital
Antonio Ante 36,053 81 Atuntaqui
Cotacachi 37,215 1,726 Cotacachi
Ibarra 153,256 1,093 Ibarra
Otavalo 90,188 500 Otavalo
Pimampiro 12,951 437 Pimampiro
San Miguel de Urcuquí 14,381 779 Urcuquí

See an aw[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. http://www.inec.gob.ec/preliminares/base_presentacion.html
  2. Cantons o Ecuador. Statoids.com. Retrieved 4 November 2009.
  • "Volcán Imbabura" (in Spanish). Archived frae the original on 22 August 2006.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)