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Guanay Municipality

Guanay Municipality
Guanay Municipality is located in Bolivia
Guanay Municipality
Guanay Municipality
Location of the Viacha Municipality within Bolivia
Country Bolivia
Department La Paz Department
Province Larecaja Province
Seat Guanay
 • Mayor Eddy Loayza Guzmán (2007)
 • President Lady Saavedra de Chávez (2007)
 • Total 1,510 sq mi (3,911 km2)
Elevation 1,600 ft (500 m)
Population (2001)
 • Total 11,528

Guanay Municipality is the second municipal section of the Larecaja Province in the La Paz Department, Bolivia. Its seat is Guanay.


  • Languages 1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


The languages spoken in the Guanay Municipality are mainly Spanish, Aymara and Quechua.

Language Inhabitants
Quechua 1.653
Aymara 3.405
Guaraní 5
Another native 94
Spanish 10.064
Foreign 86
Only native 737
Native and Spanish 4.123
Only Spanish 5.942


See also


  • / census 2001: Guanay Municipality

External links

  • Old map of Larecaja Province (showing its previous political division)
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