Andahuaylas District

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Andahuaylas
District
Country  Peru
Region Apurímac
Province Andahuaylas
Capital Andahuaylas
Government
 • Mayor Victor Manuel Molina Quintana
Area
 • Total 370.03 km2 (142.87 sq mi)
Elevation 2,926 m (9,600 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 34,087
 • Density 92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 030201
Website muniandahuaylas.gob.pe

Andahuaylas District is one of the nineteen districts of the province Andahuaylas in Peru.[1]

Ethnic groups[edit]

The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population (52.01%) learnt to speak in childhood, 47.49% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Digital. Retrieved April 4, 2008.
  2. ^ inei.gob.pe INEI, Peru, Censos Nacionales 2007, Frequencias: Preguntas de Población


Coordinates: 13°39′27″S 73°23′00″W / 13.65750°S 73.38333°W / -13.65750; -73.38333