Porco Municipality

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Porco Municipality
Location within Potosí Department
Location within Potosí Department
Porco Municipality is located in Bolivia
Porco Municipality
Porco Municipality
Location within Bolivia
Coordinates: 19°45′S 66°0′W / 19.750°S 66.000°W / -19.750; -66.000Coordinates: 19°45′S 66°0′W / 19.750°S 66.000°W / -19.750; -66.000
Country  Bolivia
Department Potosí Department
Province Antonio Quijarro Province
Seat Porco
Population (2001)
 • Total 5,959
 • Ethnicities Quechua
Time zone -4 (UTC-4)

Porco Municipality is the third municipal section of the Antonio Quijarro Province in the Potosí Department in Bolivia. Its seat is Porco.


The municipality consists of the following cantons:

  • Churcuita
  • Kunturiri
  • Karma
  • Porco
  • Chaquilla

The people[edit]

The people are predominantly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent.[1]

Ethnic group %
Quechua 90.1
Aymara 1.9
Guaraní, Chiquitos, Moxos 0.1
Not indigenous 7.7
Other indigenous groups 0.1

See also[edit]


  1. ^ obd.descentralizacion.gov.bo/municipal/fichas/ (inactive)

External links[edit]