Urban population reached 15.8 mil in 2017 in Chile, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.888 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, urban population in Chile reached an all time high of 15.8 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 5.23 mil in 1960. When compared to Chile's main peers, urban population in Argentina amounted to 40.6 mil, 7.63 mil in Bolivia, 4.18 mil in Paraguay and 3.29 mil in Uruguay in 2017.
Chile has been ranked 47th within the group of 178 countries we follow in terms of urban population, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices.