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Cerro Navia

Cerro Navia (Spanish for "Navia Hill") is a commune of Chile located in Santiago Province, Santiago Metropolitan Region. It is one of the most densely populated communes of Santiago, Chile.


Officially established on March 17, 1981, it wasn't until December 1984 that Cerro Navia became its own commune, taking over much of Pudahuel, part of Quinta Normal, and the old commune of Las Barrancas.


Area: 11.1 km

Population: 143,035 (2006 projection)

Average annual household income: US$13,778

Population below poverty line: 17.5% (2006)

Regional quality of life index: 71.33, mid-low, 40 out of 52 (2005)

Human Development Index: 0.683, 165 out of 341 (2003)" Las Trayectorias del Desarrollo Humano en las Comunas de Chile (1994-2003)." UNDP, Gobierno de Chile, Mideplan

External links

Cerro Navia Municipality of Cerro Navia

A Barrio in Santiago, Chile

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