The official currency of Chile is called Peso.
Santiago, since 1810.
Chile is located in South America.
Estimated population (2015): 17,948,000
Estimated population (2000): 15,170,000
Estimated population (1950): 6,143,000
The economy of Chile is considered one of South America's most stable and prosperous economies. In 2008, only 2.7% of the population lived on less than US $2 a day. The main exports of Chile are: copper, grapes and other produce, chemicals, fish and seafood, paper and pulp, wine, lumber, gold.
The most popular places in Chile among international travellers
Lauca National Park