Lucanas Province

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Lucanas
Province
Location of Lucanas in the Ayacucho Region
Location of Lucanas in the Ayacucho Region
Country Peru
Region Ayacucho
Government
 • Mayor Pedro Fernando Tincopa Calle
UBIGEO 0506

Lucanas is the largest province in the Ayacucho region, Peru.

Political division[edit]

The province is divided into twenty-one districts.

Ethnic groups[edit]

The province is inhabited by indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Spanish is the language which the majority of the population (57.15%) learnt to speak in childhood, 42.37% of the residents started speaking using the Quechua language and 0.25% using Aymara (2007 Peru Census).[1]

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ inei.gob.pe INEI, Peru, Censos Nacionales 2007



Coordinates: 14°41′38″S 74°07′26″W / 14.69389°S 74.12389°W / -14.69389; -74.12389