Totora Municipality

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Totora
T'utura
Municipality
Totora is located in Bolivia
Totora
Totora
Location within Bolivia
Coordinates: 17°42′S 65°11′W / 17.700°S 65.183°W / -17.700; -65.183
Country  Bolivia
Department Cochabamba Department
Province Carrasco Province
Seat Totora
Government
 • Mayor Nicolas Rosas Jaldin
 • President Gabriel Zurita
Elevation 9,200 ft (2,800 m)
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,961
 • Ethnicities Quechua
Time zone -4 (UTC-4)

Totora Municipality is the first municipal section of the Carrasco Province in the Cochabamba Department, Bolivia. Its seat is Totora.

Subdivision[edit]

Totora Municipality is divided into four cantons.

Canton Inhabitants (2001)[1] Seat
Totora Canton 10,203 Totora
Arepucho Canton 360 Arepucho
Icuna Canton 199 Icuna
Tiraque "C" Canton 2,199 Tiraque "C"

Languages[edit]

The languages spoken in the municipality are mainly Quechua and Spanish.[2]

Language Inhabitants
Quechua 11,671
Aymara 72
Guaraní 7
Another native 16
Spanish 4,967
Foreign 32
Only native 7,060
Native and Spanish 4,645
Only Spanish 322

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística
  2. ^ obd.descentralizacion.gov.bo/municipal/fichas/ obd.descentralizacion.gov.bo

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 17°42′00″S 65°11′00″W / 17.7°S 65.1833°W / -17.7; -65.1833