Paqariqtampu District

Paccaritambo
Paqariq Tampu
Country Peru
RegionCusco
ProvinceParuro
FoundedOctober 22, 1963
CapitalPaqariqtampu
Government
 • MayorWilberth Villacorta Villacorta
Area
 • Total142.61 km2 (55.06 sq mi)
Elevation
3,584 m (11,759 ft)
Population
 • Total2,551
 • Density18/km2 (46/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (PET)
UBIGEO081007

Paqariqtampu District [1][2] is one of nine districts of the province Paruro in Peru.[3]

Ethnic groups

The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population (92.52%) learnt to speak in childhood, 6.83% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).[4]

See also

References

  1. ^ Ministerio de Economía y Finanzas, ofi.mef.gob.pe/appFD/Hoja/VisorDocs.aspx?...
  2. ^ http://www2.congreso.gob.pe/.../MC08709211013.pdf, Saludar al distrito de Paccarectambo, provincia de Paruro
  3. ^ (in Spanish) Instituto Nacional de Estadística e Informática. Banco de Información Distrital Archived 2008-04-23 at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved April 11, 2008.
  4. ^ inei.gob.pe Archived 2013-01-27 at the Wayback Machine INEI, Peru, Censos Nacionales 2007, Frequencias: Preguntas de Población: Idioma o lengua con el que aprendió hablar (in Spanish)


Coordinates: 13°45′27″S 71°57′20″W / 13.7574°S 71.9556°W / -13.7574; -71.9556

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