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Imbabura Province

province of Ecuador

Imbabura (Spanish pronunciation: [imbaˈβuɾa]) is a province located in the Andes of northern Ecuador. The capital is Ibarra. The people of the province speak Spanish and the Imbaburan Quechua language.

Imbabura
Province
Province of Imbabura
Mount Imbabura from south-east.
Mount Imbabura from south-east.
Flag of Imbabura
Flag
Official seal of Imbabura
Seal
Imbabura Province in Ecuador
Imbabura Province in Ecuador
Cantons of Imbabura Province
Cantons of Imbabura Province
Country Ecuador
CapitalIbarra
Government
 • Provincial PrefectDiego García
Area
 • Total4,587.51 km2 (1,771.25 sq mi)
Population
 (2010 census)
 • Total398,244
 • Density87/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneECT
Vehicle registrationI
HDI (2017)0.747[1]
high · 7th

The summit of Cotacachi Volcano at an elevation of 4,944 metres (16,220 ft) is 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) north-east of the town of Cotacachi.

ReferencesEdit

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