Chile population 18,331,247 (live)

The population of Chile is expected to grow by 142,000 in 2018 and reach 18,337,000 in 2019. Migration (including immigration and emigration) increases population by 17,057 people yearly. On average there are 236,576 births and 113,287 deaths in Chile per year. Rate of natural increase is approximately 0.68 percent per year. The population density of Chile has changed from 15.2 in 1980 to 24.1 in 2016.

Current population 18,331,247 people at present (Sunday 16th of December 2018)
Median Age 36.4 years
Life expectancy 79.8 years
Population density 24.5 per km2
Population of Chile from 1960 to 2018 (historical)
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2018 18,197,000 142,000 (0.8%) 17,057 36.4 1.76 25 16,379,000 (90.0%)
2017 18,055,000 145,246 (0.8%) 17,057 36.1 1.77 24 16,223,000 (89.9%)
2016 17,909,754 147,073 (0.8%) 17,057 35.8 1.78 24 16,064,512 (89.7%)
2015 17,762,681 148,883 (0.8%) 17,057 35.5 1.79 24 15,902,928 (89.5%)
2010 16,993,354 163,912 (1.0%) 16,164 34.0 1.88 23 15,053,733 (88.6%)
2005 16,147,064 173,286 (1.1%) 11,877 32.6 1.98 22 14,119,477 (87.4%)
2000 15,262,754 185,802 (1.2%) 7,472 31.1 2.11 21 13,137,110 (86.1%)
1995 14,296,613 205,224 (1.4%) 4,691 29.8 2.31 19 12,087,071 (84.5%)
1990 13,242,132 216,335 (1.6%) 2,730 28.7 2.55 18 11,026,856 (83.3%)
1985 12,181,028 195,370 (1.6%) -4,191 27.9 2.67 16 10,064,453 (82.6%)
1980 11,266,226 169,358 (1.5%) -12,703 27.0 2.78 15 9,153,020 (81.2%)
1975 10,435,534 168,478 (1.6%) -15,322 26.2 3.22 14 8,179,998 (78.4%)
1970 9,563,865 185,622 (1.9%) -12,505 25.6 4.02 13 7,194,609 (75.2%)
1965 8,617,077 186,239 (2.2%) -8,117 25.5 4.75 12 6,178,100 (71.7%)
1960 7,716,625 173,531 (2.2%) -8,999 25.6 5.10 10 5,234,650 (67.8%)

In 2017 the population of Chile was 18,055,000 and the average age increased from 25.6 in 1960 to 36.1. Urban population has increased from 13,137,110 (86.1%) in 2000 to 16,379,000 (90.0%) in the current year. The population density of Chile has changed from 15.2 in 1980 to 24.1 in 2016.

Estimated Population 2020-2050
Year Population Year change Migrants Median age Fertility rate Density (Ppl/km2) Urban population
2020 18,473,000 136,000 (0.7%) 15,310 36.9 1.75 25 16,681,000 (90.3%)
2025 19,099,000 118,000 (0.6%) 15,133 38.4 1.73 26 17,364,000 (90.9%)
2030 19,637,000 98,000 (0.5%) 11,653 39.7 1.72 26 17,950,000 (91.4%)
2035 20,059,000 76,000 (0.4%) 11,653 41.1 1.72 27 18,427,000 (91.9%)
2040 20,379,000 56,000 (0.3%) 11,653 42.4 1.72 27 18,810,000 (92.3%)
2045 20,598,000 36,000 (0.2%) 11,653 43.5 1.73 28 19,097,000 (92.7%)
2050 20,718,000 16,000 (0.1%) 11,653 44.4 1.74 28 19,290,000 (93.1%)

Total Chile population should reach 18,473,000 by 2020 and should increase to 20,718,000 people by year 2050. The life expectancy at birth should reach 85.3 (83.8 years for male and 86.9 years for females). Population density will go up to 27.9 people per square kilometer.

Chile demographics 2017

The population growth rate is 0.79% (145,246 residents, including 109,593 deaths). The demographics of Chile constitutes of 9,181,000 women and 9,016,000 men, which means there are 982 men per 1000 women. As far as age distribution goes, 27.2% of population (4,947,764) is 19 or younger, 61.4% of population (11,163,860) is between age 20 and 64 and 11.5% of population (2,085,376) is over 65.

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