Chile - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in Chile was 17,948,000 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 17,948,000 in 2015 and a minimum value of 7,695,692 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) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.

See also:

Year Value
1960 7,695,692
1961 7,873,504
1962 8,054,166
1963 8,237,555
1964 8,423,614
1965 8,612,074
1966 8,802,926
1967 8,995,410
1968 9,187,592
1969 9,377,005
1970 9,561,868
1971 9,741,579
1972 9,916,558
1973 10,087,380
1974 10,255,070
1975 10,420,590
1976 10,584,240
1977 10,746,330
1978 10,907,900
1979 11,070,200
1980 11,234,340
1981 11,400,490
1982 11,569,140
1983 11,742,060
1984 11,921,410
1985 12,108,580
1986 12,304,200
1987 12,507,490
1988 12,716,510
1989 12,928,490
1990 13,141,200
1991 13,354,050
1992 13,566,940
1993 13,778,680
1994 13,988,000
1995 14,193,990
1996 14,396,020
1997 14,594,070
1998 14,788,610
1999 14,980,480
2000 15,170,390
2001 15,358,420
2002 15,544,550
2003 15,729,270
2004 15,913,120
2005 16,096,570
2006 16,279,730
2007 16,462,700
2008 16,645,940
2009 16,829,960
2010 17,015,050
2011 17,201,300
2012 17,388,440
2013 17,575,830
2014 17,762,650
2015 17,948,000

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in Chile was 50.66 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 55 years was 50.71 in 1977, while its lowest value was 50.61 in 1960.

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: World Bank staff estimates based on male/female distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

See also:

Year Value
1960 50.61
1961 50.61
1962 50.62
1963 50.63
1964 50.64
1965 50.65
1966 50.66
1967 50.67
1968 50.67
1969 50.68
1970 50.69
1971 50.69
1972 50.70
1973 50.70
1974 50.71
1975 50.71
1976 50.71
1977 50.71
1978 50.71
1979 50.71
1980 50.71
1981 50.71
1982 50.71
1983 50.71
1984 50.70
1985 50.70
1986 50.70
1987 50.70
1988 50.70
1989 50.70
1990 50.70
1991 50.70
1992 50.69
1993 50.69
1994 50.68
1995 50.68
1996 50.68
1997 50.68
1998 50.68
1999 50.67
2000 50.67
2001 50.67
2002 50.67
2003 50.67
2004 50.67
2005 50.68
2006 50.68
2007 50.68
2008 50.68
2009 50.68
2010 50.68
2011 50.68
2012 50.68
2013 50.67
2014 50.67
2015 50.66

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population