Azuay Province

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Azuay
Province
Province of Azuay
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Flag of Azuay
Flag
Location of Azuay in Ecuador.
Location of Azuay in Ecuador.
Cantons of Azuay Province
Cantons of Azuay Province
Coordinates: 2°53′S 79°00′W / 2.883°S 79.000°W / -2.883; -79.000Coordinates: 2°53′S 79°00′W / 2.883°S 79.000°W / -2.883; -79.000
CountryEcuador
EstablishedJune 25, 1824
CapitalCuenca
Cantons
Government
 • Provincial PrefectPaúl Carrasco Carpio
Area
 • Total8,309.58 km2 (3,208.35 sq mi)
Population
 (2010 census)
 • Total712,127
 • Density86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (ECT)
Area code(s)(+593) 7
Vehicle registrationA
HDI (2017)0.784[1]
high · 3rd
Websitewww.azuay.gov.ec

Azuay (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈswaj] (About this soundlisten)), Province of Azuay is a province of Ecuador. Its capital is Cuenca.

References[change | change source]

  1. Villalba, Juan. "Human Development Index in Ecuador". Scribd (in Spanish). Retrieved 2019-02-05.