People [1]

People

Population 17,909,754 (2016)
Population Growth Rate 0.825 annual % (2016)
Age Dependency Ratio 45.554 % of working-age population (2016)
Urban Population 89.697 % of total (2016)
Infant Mortality Rate 7.2 per 1,000 live births (2016)
Life Expectancy at Birth 79.522 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2016)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 71 billion kWh (2015) #38
Consumption 66 billion kWh (2014) #38
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #79
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #93
Renewable Electricity Generation 31 billion kWh (2015) #27

Oil

Ranking
Production 12 thousand bbl/day (2016) #87
Consumption 349 thousand bbl/day (2016) #39
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 165.9 thousand bbl/day (2013) #33
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.2 billion bbl (2017) #52

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 29 billion cu ft (2014) #61
Consumption (Dry) 143 billion cu ft (2014) #64
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2014) #50
Imports (Dry) 124 billion cu ft (2014) #37
Proved Reserves 3.5 trillion cu ft (2017) #50

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 481 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 22,974,289 (2016 est.)
Note: NULL
Highways 77,764 km (2010)
Note: NULL
Internet Users 11,650,840 (2016 est.)
Note: NULL
Railways 7,282 km (2014)
Telephones 3,464,107 (2016 est.)
Note: NULL

Geography & Environment

LocationSouthern South America, bordering the South Pacific Ocean, between Argentina and Peru
Total Area756,102 sq. km
Land Area743,812 sq. km
Water Area12,290 sq. km
Coastline6,435 km
Climatetemperate; desert in north; Mediterranean in central region; cool and damp in south
Terrainlow coastal mountains; fertile central valley; rugged Andes in east
Lowest PointPacific Ocean 0 m
Highest Point Nevado Ojos del Salado 6,880 m

Sources

  1. The World Bank Date Accessed: 7/25/2017
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017