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Rapa NuiEdit

A special territory of Chile that was annexed in 1888, Easter Island is famous for its 887 extant monumental statues, called moai (play /ˈmoʊ.aɪ/), created by the early Rapanui people. It is a World Heritage Site (as determined by UNESCO) with much of the island protected within Rapa Nui National Park. In recent times the island has served as a cautionary tale about the cultural and environmental dangers of overexploitation. Ethnographers and archaeologists also blame diseases carried by European colonizers and slave raiding[4] of the 1860s for devastating the local peoples.

Easter Island is claimed to be "the most remote inhabited island in the world"

Easter Island shares with Juan Fernández Islands the sui generis constitutional status of "special territory" of Chile, granted in 2007. As of that time a special charter for the island was under discussion: therefore it continued to be considered a province of the Valparaíso Region and containing a single commune (comuna). This is unique in Chile, since all other provinces consist of more than one commune. Both the province and the commune are called Isla de Pascua and encompass the whole island and its surrounding islets and rocks, plus Isla Salas y Gómez, some 380 km (236 mi) to the east.

See also: list of islands of Chile Provinces of Chile

Note - The Chile Article does not have any live links to the Easter Island article. If a section to Chile is not added for Easter Island then at least the references should be made as active links to the Wiki article.

Edit Request: Update on Free Trade AgreementsEdit

I am preparing a case study on Chile and the Free Trade Agreements of Chile look like out-dated.

For example, in 2011, there is a new Free Trade Agreement between the Republic of Turkey and the Republic of Chile which was signed on 14 July 2009 in Santiago and entered into force on 1 March 2011.

http://www.economy.gov.tr/index.cfm?sayfa=tradeagreements&bolum=fta&country=CL&region=0

Ethnic Composition of ChileEdit

Article has been restated on the ethnic composition of chile, since the current edition lacks neutrality, by the mention of a single study, when this quite accepted the difficulty of reliable and definitive figures confirm.

For these reasons we have integrated the various studies on the subject and has given greater visibility to the fact the difficulty in finding figures on the subject.

Please, before reversing this edition, discuss your arguments this space, especially the user inhakito, that arbitrarily reversed editions constantly causing serious damage to the item that many users try to improve. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Alex12345yuri (talkcontribs) 22:10, 31 October 2013‎ (UTC)

Correction to the EnglishEdit

"Each region is designated by a name and a Roman numeral assigned from north to south, although in the case of [the] Santiago Metropolitan Region [one] is not used.
It is hard for nonproficient speakers of English to understand that all of these words are always capitalized in English: American, Argentinean, Bolivian, Chilean, Latino, Peruvian, Roman, and Spanish, and also Asian, Brazilian, British, Canadian, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Hungarian, Indian, Japanese, Korean, Mexican, Norwegian, Omani, Paraguayan, Quebecois, Romanian, Swiss, Turkish, Uruguayan, and Venezuelan.24.156.78.205 (talk) 06:31, 4 June 2018 (UTC)

  Done [1] Thanks for pointing that out! -- irn (talk) 02:13, 22 August 2018 (UTC)

HDI rank 2018 mistakeEdit

The 2018Human Development Index (HDI) ranking locates Chile in the 44th position with 0.843 points the same as 2017, even if i check the information source of the UNDP inform, the result is the same. In the information table of the country at the top of the article, shows a decreasing symbol in this fact and is not correct that relation. Please change this, because it takes to misunderstandings — Preceding unsigned comment added by 190.164.68.47 (talk) 18:19, 17 September 2018 (UTC)

  Done Good call, thanks! -- irn (talk) 01:15, 18 September 2018 (UTC)

Economic InformationEdit

Added information about total agricultural land. Working on more agricultural information along with import/export information. --Steven Ingram (talk) 19:51, 2 November 2018 (UTC)

General Demographic InformationEdit

Current population pyramid https://www.populationpyramid.net/chile/2017/Cite error: There are <ref> tags on this page without content in them (see the help page). population pyramid [1] Steven Ingram (talk) 21:58, 23 September 2018 (UTC)

I'm not sure how useful this is. Where does their information come from? The only relevant source I see them listing[2] is the UN World Population Prospects, but that's dated 2015 and doesn't appear to be the actual source of the information presented. -- irn (talk) 23:05, 23 September 2018 (UTC)

About Administrative divisionEdit

Are there any attemps to make Easter Island work as a region? Frost-CHN (talk) 04:27, 8 December 2018 (UTC)

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