Elected Authority in Araucanía


felipe kast sommerhoff


jaime quintana leal

Partido por la Democracia (PPD)

jose garcia ruminot

Renovación Nacional (RN)

francisco huenchumilla jaramillo

Partido Demócrata Cristiano (PDC)

carmen gloria aravena acuna




In 2016 firms located in Araucanía exported US$ 257.33 M. During the last years, Araucanía exports have increased at an annual average rate of 4%, from US$ 208.32 M in to US$ 257.33 M in 2016. Araucanía main export is Prepared foods obtained by swelling or roasting cereals or cereal products (e.g. corn flakes); cereals (other than maize (corn)) in grain form or in the form of flakes or other worked grains (not flour and meal), pre-cooked or otherwise prepared, n.e.c., that represents 20% of Araucanía total exports, followed by Wood sawn or chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled, whether or not planed, sanded or end-jointed, of a thickness exceeding 6mm that represents 14%.

In 2016 firms located in Araucanía imported US$ 208.98 M. During the last years, Araucanía imports have increased at an annual average rate of 7%, from US$ 148.42 M in to US$ 208.98 M in 2016. Araucanía main import is Bovine Meat, that represents 10% of Araucanía total imports, followed by Particle board, oriented strand board (OSB) and similar board (e.g. waferboard) of wood or other ligneous materials, whether or not agglomerated with resins or other organic binding substances that represents 8%.

Export destination

Exported products


Tasa de Deserción

In 2017, school dropout in Araucanía were 0 students, being 0 from Elementary and Secondary School, and 0 from High School

Porcentaje de Deserción Escolar

Total de Deserción Escolar

Housing & Environment


The crimes of greatest social connotation with the highest number of reports in Araucanía during 2016 were Theft with force, Larcenies and Injuries.

Complaints By Crime



During 2016, 1,418 visas were granted to immigrants that declare residence in Araucanía. The main origin countries are: Colombia and Argentina. Most of them has High School as an education level.

Migration By Origin

Migration By Educational Level


Infant & Childhood Mortality

In 2014, the number of deaths of children under 1 year in Araucanía was 302.

About the Infant Mortality Rate

About the Childhood Mortality Rate

Infant & Childhood Mortality

Infant Mortality Rate


Presidential Elections

There's no data of electoral participation for Araucanía on 2017 presidential election.

Results 1st Round 2017

Results 1st Round 2017