People [1]

People

Population 18,729,160 (2018)
Population Growth Rate 1.391 annual % (2018)
Age Dependency Ratio 45.526 % of working-age population (2018)
Urban Population 87.564 % of total (2018)
Infant Mortality Rate 6.2 per 1,000 live births (2018)
Life Expectancy at Birth 80.042 years (2018)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2018)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 78.416 billion kWh (2019) #39
Consumption 74.992 billion kWh (2019) #38
Exports 0 billion kWh (2019) #95
Imports 0 billion kWh (2019) #112
Renewable Electricity Generation 36.44 billion kWh (2019) #26

Oil

Ranking
Production 18.543 thousand bbl/day (2019) #82
Consumption 368.863 thousand bbl/day (2019) #40
Exports (Refined) [3] 0 thousand bbl/day (2013) #87
Imports (Refined) [3] 165.9 thousand bbl/day (2013) #33
Proved Reserves (Crude) 0.15 billion bbl (2020) #59

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 38.564 billion cu ft (2015) #71
Consumption (Dry) 190.454 billion cu ft (2018) #57
Exports (Dry) 5.635 billion cu ft (2018) #46
Imports (Dry) 154.909 billion cu ft (2018) #36
Proved Reserves 3.46 trillion cu ft (2020) #54

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 481 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 25,178,981 (2018 est.)
Highways 77,801 km (2016)
Internet Users 11,650,840 (2016 est.)
Railways 7,282 km (2014)
Telephones 2,997,192 (2018 est.)

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: 9/6/2019
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 5/9/2020