Ccatca District

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Country  Peru
Region Cusco
Province Quispicanchi
Capital Ccatca
 • Mayor Pedro Illanes Páucar
 • Total 307.72 km2 (118.81 sq mi)
Elevation 3,675 m (12,057 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 13,841
 • Density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 081205

The Ccatca District is one of the twelve districts in the Quispicanchi Province in Peru. Its capital is the town of Ccatca.

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 (94.64%) learnt to speak in childhood, 5.00% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Archived January 27, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. INEI, Peru, Censos Nacionales 2007, Frequencias: Preguntas de Población: Idioma o lengua con el que aprendió hablar (in Spanish)
  • (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Departamento Cusco. Retrieved on November 1, 2007.

Coordinates: 13°38′04″S 71°31′44″W / 13.6344°S 71.5290°W / -13.6344; -71.5290