Total population reached 18.1 mil in 2019 in Chile, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.466 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total population in Chile reached an all time high of 18.1 mil in 2019 and an all time low of 6.08 mil in 1950. When compared to Chile's main peers, total population in Argentina amounted to 42.6 mil, 11.5 mil in Bolivia, 7.34 mil in Paraguay and 3.40 mil in Uruguay in 2019.
Chile has been ranked 66th within the group of 180 countries we follow in terms of total population, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
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.