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Alto Paraguay
Departamento de Alto Paraguay
Department
Flag of Alto Paraguay
Flag
Coat of arms of Alto Paraguay
Coat of arms
Alto Paraguay in Paraguay.svg
Country  Paraguay
Area
 • Total 82,349 km2 (31,795 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 15,008
 • Density 0.182249/km2 (0.472022/sq mi)
Time zone AST (UTC-04)
 • Summer (DST) ADT (UTC-03)
ISO 3166 code PY-16
Number of Districts 2

The Alto Paraguay Department (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈalto paɾaˈɣwai̯]; Upper Paraguay; Spanish: Departamento de Alto Paraguay) is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the town of Fuerte Olimpo.

Districts

The department has five districts:

  1. Bahía Negra
  2. Capitán Carmelo Peralta
  3. Fuerte Olimpo
  4. Puerto Casado
  5. Mayor Pablo Lagerenza

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