Ravelo Municipality

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Ravelo Municipality
Municipality
The small village of Toroca in the Ravelo Municipality
The small village of Toroca in the Ravelo Municipality
Location within Potosí Department
Location within Potosí Department
Ravelo Municipality is located in Bolivia
Ravelo Municipality
Ravelo Municipality
Location within Bolivia
Coordinates: 18°47′S 65°33′W / 18.783°S 65.550°W / -18.783; -65.550Coordinates: 18°47′S 65°33′W / 18.783°S 65.550°W / -18.783; -65.550
Country  Bolivia
Department Potosí Department
Province Chayanta Province
Seat Ravelo
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,536
 • Ethnicities Quechua
Time zone -4 (UTC-4)

Ravelo Municipality is the second municipal section of the Chayanta Province in the Potosí Department in Bolivia. Its seat is Ravelo.

Subdivision[edit]

The municipality consists of the following cantons:

  • Antora
  • Huaycoma
  • Pitantora
  • Ravelo
  • Tomoyo
  • Toroca

The people[edit]

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

Ethnic group %
Quechua 94.4
Aymara 0.3
Guaraní, Chiquitos, Moxos 0.1
Not indigenous 5.2
Other indigenous groups 0.1

References[edit]

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

External links[edit]