Alalay Municipality

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Alalay Municipality
Municipality
Alalay Municipality is located in Bolivia
Alalay Municipality
Alalay Municipality
Location within Bolivia
Coordinates: 17°50′S 66°29′W / 17.833°S 66.483°W / -17.833; -66.483
Country  Bolivia
Department Cochabamba Department
Province Mizque Province
Seat Alalay
Government
 • Mayor Juan Rosas Camacho (2007)
 • President Juan Rios Rojas (2007)
Elevation 13,000 ft (4,000 m)
Population (2001)
 • Total 4,931
Time zone -4 (UTC-4)

Alalay Municipality is the third municipal section of the Mizque Province in the Cochabamba Department, Bolivia. Its seat is Alalay.

Geography[edit]

Some of the highest mountains of the municipality are listed below:[1][2]

Languages[edit]

The languages spoken in the Alalay Municipality are mainly Quechua and Spanish.[3]

Language Inhabitants
Quechua 4,529
Aymara 12
Guaraní 9
Another native 1
Spanish 1,002
Foreign 4
Only native 3,549
Native and Spanish 987
Only Spanish 15

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bolivia 1:100,000 Punata 3735
  2. ^ "Alalay". INE, Bolivia. Archived from the original on April 14, 2016. Retrieved April 7, 2016. 
  3. ^ obd.descentralizacion.gov.bo / Observatorio Bolivia Democrático Archived 2009-02-18 at the Wayback Machine. (Spanish)


Coordinates: 17°50′00″S 65°29′00″W / 17.8333°S 65.4833°W / -17.8333; -65.4833