Chile - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Chile was 17,269,520 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 17,269,520 in 2011 and a minimum value of 7,651,579 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of their country of origin. The values shown are midyear estimates.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 7,651,579
1961 7,848,372
1962 8,050,234
1963 8,254,329
1964 8,457,066
1965 8,655,738
1966 8,849,016
1967 9,037,026
1968 9,220,343
1969 9,400,225
1970 9,577,572
1971 9,752,949
1972 9,925,950
1973 10,095,490
1974 10,260,030
1975 10,418,880
1976 10,571,600
1977 10,719,750
1978 10,867,150
1979 11,018,910
1980 11,178,820
1981 11,348,440
1982 11,527,270
1983 11,714,440
1984 11,908,190
1985 12,107,230
1986 12,310,670
1987 12,518,930
1988 12,733,410
1989 12,956,090
1990 13,187,820
1991 13,429,320
1992 13,678,370
1993 13,929,390
1994 14,174,890
1995 14,409,420
1996 14,630,770
1997 14,840,040
1998 15,039,160
1999 15,231,560
2000 15,419,820
2001 15,604,200
2002 15,783,990
2003 15,959,790
2004 16,132,210
2005 16,301,730
2006 16,468,680
2007 16,633,250
2008 16,795,590
2009 16,955,740
2010 17,113,690
2011 17,269,520

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Chile was 50.56 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 51 years was 50.68 in 1977, while its lowest value was 50.54 in 2004.

Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship--except for refugees not permanently settled in the country of asylum, who are generally considered part of the population of the country of origin.

Source: The United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 50.55
1961 50.56
1962 50.57
1963 50.58
1964 50.59
1965 50.60
1966 50.61
1967 50.62
1968 50.63
1969 50.64
1970 50.65
1971 50.66
1972 50.67
1973 50.67
1974 50.68
1975 50.68
1976 50.68
1977 50.68
1978 50.68
1979 50.68
1980 50.68
1981 50.68
1982 50.68
1983 50.67
1984 50.67
1985 50.66
1986 50.66
1987 50.65
1988 50.63
1989 50.62
1990 50.61
1991 50.60
1992 50.59
1993 50.57
1994 50.56
1995 50.56
1996 50.55
1997 50.55
1998 50.54
1999 50.54
2000 50.54
2001 50.54
2002 50.54
2003 50.54
2004 50.54
2005 50.54
2006 50.54
2007 50.54
2008 50.55
2009 50.55
2010 50.55
2011 50.56

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population