Chile

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PROFILE
  • Area: 756,102 sq. km (291,932 sq. mi.)
  • Population: 17,650,114 (2016 est.)
  • Population growth rate: 0.8% (2016 est.)
  • Life expectancy: 78.8 years (2016)
  • Languages: Spanish 99.5% (official), English 10.2%, indigenous 1% (note: some repondents gave multiple answers)
  • Religions: Roman Catholic 66.7%, Evangelical or Protestant 16.4%, Jehovah's Witnesses 1%, other 3.4%, none 11.5%, unspecified 1.1%
  • Formal name: Republic of Chile
  • Alternate names: Republic of Chile, República de Chile
  • Government type: presidential republic
  • Leaders: chief of state and head of government: President Michelle BACHELET Jeria
  • Capital: Santiago; note: Valparaiso is the seat of the national legislature
  • Administrative divisions: 15 regions
  • GDP per capita (PPP): $23,500 (2015 est.)
  • Exports: copper, fruit, fish products, paper and pulp, chemicals, wine
  • Imports: petroleum and petroleum products, chemicals, electrical and telecommunications equipment, industrial machinery, vehicles, natural gas
  • Currency: Chilean peso (CLP)
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