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Esmeraldas Province information

Province of Esmeraldas
Flag of Esmeraldas
Location within Ecuador
Location within Ecuador
Cantons of Esmeraldas Province
Cantons of Esmeraldas Province
Coordinates: 0°58′00″S 79°39′00″W / 0.966667°S 79.65°W / -0.966667; -79.65Coordinates: 0°58′00″S 79°39′00″W / 0.966667°S 79.65°W / -0.966667; -79.65
EstablishedSeptember 21, 1526
CantonsList of Cantons
 • Provincial PrefectLinder Altafuya (MUP)
 • Total16,132.23 km2 (6,228.69 sq mi)
 (2010 census)
 • Total534,092
 • Density33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Vehicle registrationE
HDI (2017)0.718[1]
high · 16th

Esmeraldas (Spanish pronunciation: [ezmeˈɾaldas]) is a province in northwestern Ecuador. The capital is Esmeraldas.

The province is home to the Afro-Ecuadorian culture.

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

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