Yanatile District

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Yanatile
District
Country  Peru
Region Cusco
Province Calca
Founded May 18, 1982
Capital Quebrada Honda
Government
 • Mayor Dimas Coronado Parra
Area
 • Total 3,080.47 km2 (1,189.38 sq mi)
Elevation 1,124 m (3,688 ft)
Population (2005 census)
 • Total 9,520
 • Density 3.1/km2 (8.0/sq mi)
Time zone PET (UTC-5)
UBIGEO 080408

Yanatile District is one of eight districts of the province Calca 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 (69.84%) learnt to speak in childhood, 28.33% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).[2]

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


Coordinates: 12°40′54″S 72°16′55″W / 12.6818°S 72.2820°W / -12.6818; -72.2820