Viqueque

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Viqueque
Vikeke
City
Marketplace in Viqueque
Marketplace in Viqueque
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Viqueque is located in East Timor
Viqueque
Viqueque
Location in East Timor
Coordinates: 8°51′27″S 126°21′53″E / 8.85750°S 126.36472°E / -8.85750; 126.36472Coordinates: 8°51′27″S 126°21′53″E / 8.85750°S 126.36472°E / -8.85750; 126.36472
Country  East Timor
Municipality Viqueque
Administrative post Viqueque
Elevation 140 m (460 ft)
Population (2015 census)
 • Total 6,859
Time zone UTC+09:00 (TLT)
Climate Aw

Viqueque (Tetum: Vikeke) is a city in the south-east of East Timor, 183 km from Dili, the national capital. Viqueque is the capital of Viqueque District and Viqueque Subdistrict, in the eastern part of the country with five subdistricts under its control, they are: Uatu-Lari, Uatu-Carbau, Viqueque, Lacluta and Ossu. The city has a population of 6,859 (2015), the subdistrict has 20,640 (2004), the district 65,245 inhabitants (2004).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of 2004". Archived from the original on 2007-09-29. Retrieved 2011-01-26.