Elected Authority in Atacama


yasna provoste campillay

Partido Demócrata Cristiano (PDC)

rafael prohens espinosa

Renovación Nacional (RN)



In 2016 firms located in Atacama exported US$ 941.53 M. During the last years, Atacama exports have decreased at an annual average rate of -17%, from US$ 2.45 B in to US$ 941.53 M in 2016. Atacama main export is Refined Copper, that represents 73% of Atacama total exports, followed by Gold that represents 24%.

In 2016 firms located in Atacama imported US$ 14.32 M. During the last years, Atacama imports have decreased at an annual average rate of -21%, from US$ 47.26 M in to US$ 14.32 M in 2016. Atacama main import is Special purpose motor vehicles; not those for the transport of persons or goods (e.g. breakdown lorries, road sweeper lorries, spraying lorries, mobile workshops, mobile radiological units etc), that represents 13% of Atacama total imports, followed by Vehicle Parts that represents 10%.

Export destination

Exported products


Tasa de Deserción

In 2017, school dropout in Atacama 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 Atacama during 2016 were Theft with force, Larcenies and Injuries.

Complaints By Crime



During 2016, 3,912 visas were granted to immigrants that declare residence in Atacama. The main origin countries are: Bolivia and Colombia. 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 Atacama was 117.

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 Atacama on 2017 presidential election.

Results 1st Round 2017

Results 1st Round 2017