The Government of Chile
Republic of Chile
Unitary Presidential System
18 years of age; universal and compulsory
bicameral National Congress or Congreso Nacional consists of the Senate or Senado (38 seats; members elected by popular vote to serve eight-year terms; one-half elected every four years) and the Chamber of Deputies or Camara de Diputados (120 seats;
Chile's government is a representative democratic republic, whereby the
President of Chile is both head of state and head of government, and of a formal
Government Chile is governed under the constitution of 1981 as amended. It is a
multiparty democracy with a directly elected president who serves a.
Government Name: Republic of Chile. Constitution: Adopted: 1980; Chapters
cover information regarding the bases of institutionality, nationality and citizenry,
Chile Government is based on a democratic republican framework. The
President of Chile is both the 'head of state' and 'head of government'. The
“This initiative is confirmation of an essential step for Chile's future: we are putting
knowledge, innovation, all aspects of the sciences and the humanities at the ...
Features map and brief descriptions of the geography, people, government,
economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues.
Chile is divided into 13 administrative regions, each headed by an administrator (
intentente ) appointed by the central government. Each region is divided into ...
conventional long form: Republic of Chile conventional short form: Chile local
long form: Republica de Chile local short form: Chile. Government type: republic.
Chile is a republic with democratic representation. The President of Chile is the
head of state and head of government. The President appoints a cabinet of ...