About San Pedro de Atacama

San Pedro de Atacama is a Chilean town and commune in El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region. With an area of 23,439  km2 and a population of 4969 inhabitants (2041 women and 2928 men), the town of San Pedro de Atacama is home to 1.01% of the total population of the region, corresponding to 61.00% rural population and 39.00% of urban population (Census Data 2002 ). The 60.9% of the population identifies itself as indigenous