Coporaque District, Caylloma

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Coporaque
District
Country  Peru
Region Arequipa
Province Caylloma
Capital Coporaque
Government
 • Mayor William Florencio Bernal Huarca
Area
 • Total 111.98 km2 (43.24 sq mi)
Elevation 3,575 m (11,729 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 973
 • Density 8.7/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 040506

Coporaque District is one of twenty districts of the province Caylloma 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 (61.18%) learnt to speak in childhood, 37.62% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Distrital Archived April 23, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.. Retrieved April 11, 2008.
  2. ^ inei.gob.pe 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)


Coordinates: 15°37′41″S 71°38′52″W / 15.6281°S 71.6477°W / -15.6281; -71.6477