By: Jada Hannaman

Chile's capital is Santiago. It's population is 4,837,295.

Chilean Peso

The type of money that is used in Chile is Chilean Peso. The form it comes in are Chilean Coins ($1, $5, $10, $50, $100, $500). Also, the Chilean Notes/ Bills ($1,000; $2,000; $5,000; $10,000; $20,000; ($500*). In Chile, they don't use the $500 note anymore so they are very rare. It is still legal to use it but most of the time you will see the coin instead. They use the $1 and $5 peso coins to fill up a jar or a bottle for decoration because they aren't worth barely anything. The exchange rate: US $1 = CH $499 (2013).

Chilean notes/bills.
Chilean coins.


Chile was the United States' 19th largest goods export market in 2012. The top exports are Mineral Fuel, Machinery, Vehicles, Aircraft , and Electrical Machinery .


Chile was the United States' 39th largest supplier of goods imports in 2012. The five largest imports are Copper, Edible Fruit and Nuts, Fish and Seafood, Wood, and Inorganic Chemicals.

The three main cities of Chile are:

Santiago is the capital of Chile. It's population is 4,837,295.
Puente Alto, Chile. It's population is 510,417.
Antofagasta, Chile. It's population is 309,832.

Three Tourist Attractions...

Easter Island Stone Heads

People also call Easter Island as Rapa Nui or Isla de Pascua. It is a Chilean territory in the southeastern Pacific. There are 887 visible stone heads which are called moai. They were made by the Rapanui people. It is one of the most isolated places in the world, and it is halfway between Chile and Tahiti. Getting to and staying on Easter Island is expensive.

San Pedro de Atacama

It is located by the Licancabur Volcano and the Atacama Desert (driest desert in the world). The Atacama is a 600-mile strip on the Pacific coast, and the Andes mountains is to the East. Trekking and climbing are popular tours there.

Lake District

It's 650 miles south of Santiago. Lake District is located at the base of the Andean mountains. When you visit, you might see conical volcanoes, green lakes and verdant forested valleys. Canopy zip lines are very popular there.

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