Information about Chile?

The People
Population: 16,454,143 (July 2008); 0,98 males per female.
Religion: Catholic: 70%, Protestant: 16%, Other: 14%.
Language: Spanish (official) and some indigenous languages, mainly mapudungún (mapuche), quechua, and rapa nui.

Government
Official Name: Republic of Chile
Type of Government: Representative Democracy, Presidential Regime
Capital: Santiago
Administrative Divisions 15 regions: Aisén del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo, Antofagasta, Araucanía, Arica y Parinacota, Atacama, Biobío, Coquimbo, Libertador General Bernardo O'Higgins, Los Lagos, Los Ríos, Magallanes y de la Antártica Chilena, Maule, Región Metropolitana (Santiago), Tarapacá, Valparaíso.
Independence: September 18, 1810 (National Holiday)