Church in Yanque
|• Mayor||Apolinario Sarayasi Ynca|
|• Total||1,108.58 km2 (428.03 sq mi)|
|Elevation||3,417 m (11,211 ft)|
|Population (2005 census)|
|• Density||2.2/km2 (5.8/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PET (UTC-5)|
The people in the district are mainly indigenous citizens of Quechua descent. Quechua is the language which the majority of the population (56.28%) learnt to speak in childhood, 43.13% of the residents started speaking using the Spanish language (2007 Peru Census).