Juli District

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Juli
Chulli
District
Portal of the Santa Cruz church in Juli
Portal of the Santa Cruz church in Juli
Country  Peru
Region Puno
Province Chucuito
Capital Juli
Government
 • Mayor Juan Ludgerio Aguilar Olivera (2011-2014)
Area
 • Total 720.38 km2 (278.14 sq mi)
Elevation 3,868 m (12,690 ft)
Population (2007 census)
 • Total 23,741
 • Density 33/km2 (85/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 210401
Interior view of St. Jonh Church

Juli District is one of seven districts of the province Chucuito in Puno Region, Peru.[1]

Ethnic groups[edit]

The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Aymara descent. Aymara is the language which the majority of the population (68.67%) learnt to speak in childhood, 30.56% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).[2]

Authorities[edit]

Mayors[edit]

  • 2011-2014: Juan Ludgerio Aguilar Olivera.
  • 2007-2010: Eugenio Barbaito Constanza.

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Distrital. Retrieved April 11, 2008.
  2. ^ inei.gob.pe INEI, Peru, Censos Nacionales 2007, Frequencias: Preguntas de Población: Idioma o lengua con el que aprendió hablar (in Spanish)

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