People [1]

People

Population 18,054,726 (2017)
Population Growth Rate 0.806 annual % (2017)
Age Dependency Ratio 45.779 % of working-age population (2017)
Urban Population 87.49 % of total (2017)
Infant Mortality Rate 6.3 per 1,000 live births (2017)
Life Expectancy at Birth 79.522 years (2016)

Age Distribution - % of Total Population (2017)

Energy [2]

Electricity

Ranking
Production 72 billion kWh (2015) #38
Consumption 69 billion kWh (2015) #39
Exports 0 billion kWh (2015) #83
Imports 0 billion kWh (2015) #98
Renewable Electricity Generation 32 billion kWh (2015) #27

Oil

Ranking
Production 11 thousand bbl/day (2017) #87
Consumption 337 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 (2018) #52

Natural Gas

Ranking
Production (Gross) 39 billion cu ft (2015) #54
Consumption (Dry) 155 billion cu ft (2015) #61
Exports (Dry) 0 billion cu ft (2015) #47
Imports (Dry) 132 billion cu ft (2015) #37
Proved Reserves 3.5 trillion cu ft (2018) #50

Other [3]

Technology

Airports 481 (2013)
Cellular Telephones 22,974,289 (2016 est.)
Highways 77,764 km (2010)
Internet Users 11,650,840 (2016 est.)
Railways 7,282 km (2014)
Telephones 3,464,107 (2016 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: 7/6/2018
  2. U.S. Energy Information Administration
  3. CIA World Factbook Date Accessed: 12/5/2017