Chile Country Code +56

Country calling code +56

Alpha-2 Code CL

Alpha-3 Code CHL

About Chile

Chile (/ˈtʃɪli/ (About this soundlisten), /ˈtʃɪleɪ/; Spanish: [ˈtʃile]), officially the Republic of Chile (Spanish: About this soundRepública de Chile (help·info)), is a country in western South America. It occupies a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. Chile covers an area of 756,096 square kilometres (291,930 sq mi) and has a population of 17.5 million as of 2017. The capital and largest city is Santiago and the national language is Spanish. Chile borders Peru to the north, Bolivia to the northeast, Argentina to the east, and the Drake Passage in the far south. Chilean territory includes the Pacific islands of Juan Fernández, Salas y Gómez, Desventuradas, and Easter Island in Oceania. Chile also claims about 1,250,000 square kilometres (480,000 sq mi) of Antarctica under the Chilean Antarctic Territory...

Chile Statistics

  • LAT/LONG: 36°42'59"S / 73°36'6"W
  • CAPITAL: Santiago
  • POPULATION: 19,067,578
  • AREA: 743,532 Km2
  • GDP: $277,075,944,402
  • TELEPHONES: 3,276,000
  • INTERNET HOSTS: 2,152,000
  • INTERNET USERS: 7,009,000

How to Call Chile from the US (or Canada)

Trying to call Chile from the U.S. (or Canada)? These simple dialing directions will help you:

  • First dial 011, the U.S. (or Canada) exit code.
  • Next dial 56, the country code for Chile.
  • Then dial the area code (1–3 digits — please see a sample calling code list below)
  • and finally the phone number (5–7 digits).

Travel in Chile

  • LANGUAGES: Spanish 99.5% (official), English 10.2%, indigenous 1% (includes Mapudungun, Aymara, Quechua, Rapa Nui), other 2.3%, unspecified 0.2%
  • CURRENCY: Peso (CLP)

    Type C European 2-pin

    • Commonly used in Europe, South America & Asia
    • 2 pins
    • Not grounded
    • 2.5 A
    • Almost always 220 – 240 V
    • Socket compatible with plug type C

    Type L Italian 3-pin

    • Used almost exclusively in Italy & Chile
    • 3 pins
    • Grounded
    • 10 A & 16 A
    • 220 – 240 V
    • 10 A socket compatible with plug types C & L (10 A version) / 16 A socket compatible with plug type L (16 A version)

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