Andarapa District

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Country  Peru
Region Apurímac
Province Andahuaylas
Founded March 14, 1941
Capital Andarapa
 • Mayor Agapito Leguia Guzman
 • Total 172.05 km2 (66.43 sq mi)
Elevation 2,935 m (9,629 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 7,775
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 030202

Andarapa 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 (96.35%) learnt to speak in childhood, 3.44% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).[2]


  1. ^ (in Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Digital Archived April 23, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.. Retrieved April 4, 2008.
  2. ^ Archived January 27, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. INEI, Peru, Censos Nacionales 2007, Frequencias: Preguntas de Población

Coordinates: 13°42′S 73°24′W / 13.700°S 73.400°W / -13.700; -73.400