- 18.666666666667 - 67.666666666667Koordinaten: 18 ° 40 ' S, 67 ° 40 ' W
Oruro is the traditional center of mining in Bolivia ( tin, lead and silver), which is, despite many mine closures in recent decades to be an important economic factor.
The population of the department of Oruro has risen in the last fifty years more than doubled:
The Oruro Department is divided into 16 provinces (after the name of the province followed, the population at the time of the 2001 census ):
Overall result in the department of Oruro in the regional elections from April 4, 2010: