Vitichi Municipality

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Vitichi Municipality
Vichichi and Vitichi River
Vichichi and Vitichi River
Location within Potosí Department
Location within Potosí Department
Vitichi Municipality is located in Bolivia
Vitichi Municipality
Vitichi Municipality
Location within Bolivia
Coordinates: 20°24′S 65°29′W / 20.400°S 65.483°W / -20.400; -65.483Coordinates: 20°24′S 65°29′W / 20.400°S 65.483°W / -20.400; -65.483
Country  Bolivia
Department Potosí Department
Province Nor Chichas Province
Seat Vitichi
Elevation 10,500 ft (3,200 m)
Population (2001)
 • Total 11,298
 • Ethnicities Quechua
Time zone -4 (UTC-4)

Vitichi Municipality is the second municipal section of the Nor Chichas Province in the Potosí Department in Bolivia. Its seat is Vitichi.


The municipality consists of the following cantons:

  • Ara
  • Calcha
  • Vitichi
  • Yawisla

The people[edit]

The people are predominantly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent.[1]

Ethnic group %
Quechua 90.4
Aymara 0.2
Guaraní, Chiquitos, Moxos 0.0
Not indigenous 9.3
Other indigenous groups 0.1


  1. ^ (inactive)

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