|Province of Cañar|
Cañar Province in Ecuador
Cantons of Cañar Province
|o Provincial Prefect||Diego Ormaza (MPD)|
|o Total||3,146.08 km2 (1,214.71 sq mi)|
|o Density||72/km2 (190/sq mi)|
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Cañar (Spanish pronunciation: [ka'?a?]) is a province in Ecuador. The capital is Azogues. At the time of census 2010 the province had a population of 225,184. It contains the 16th-century ruins of Ingapirca, the best-known Inca settlement in Ecuador and a product of their conquest of the indigenous Cañari.
The province is divided into 7 cantons. The following table lists each with its population at the time of the 2001 census, its area in square kilometres (km²), and the name of the canton seat or capital.
|Canton||Pop. (2010)||Area (km²)||Seat/Capital|
|El Tambo||9,475||65||El Tambo|
|La Troncal||54,389||328||La Troncal|