Consumer Confidence in Chile decreased to 42.30 Index Points in March from 46.30 Index Points in February of 2019. Consumer Confidence in Chile averaged 45.56 Index Points from 2002 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 59.30 Index Points in March of 2006 and a record low of 31.50 Index Points in August of 2016.

Consumer Confidence in Chile is expected to be 46.00 Index Points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Consumer Confidence in Chile to stand at 50.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Chile Consumer Confidence is projected to trend around 52.30 Index Points in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Chile Consumer Confidence
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Chile Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 42.30 46.30 59.30 31.50 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM -4.50 -26.40 33.90 -27.00 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 0.70 0.00 23.80 -5.10 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 26446.04 24502.62 26446.04 7342.00 CLP Billion [+]
Consumer Credit 25899.00 26011.00 26011.00 2224.00 CLP Billion [+]
Private Sector Credit 158975.78 158838.72 158975.78 21212.00 CLP Billion [+]
Bank Lending Rate 6.80 6.78 15.15 4.74 percent [+]
Households Debt To GDP 44.70 44.10 44.70 22.70 percent of GDP [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.11 1.19 1.76 0.43 USD/Liter [+]

Chile Consumer Confidence

In Chile, IPEC (Índice de Percepción de la Economía) is a composite index calculated from the combination of responses to 5 questions. These questions measure the perception of current personal financial situation, current economic situation in the country, the country's future economic situation in the short term and in the long term and expectations regarding the purchase of consumption items for the households. The index is based on a sample of around 1100 people residing in the main Chilean cities. The IPEC measures consumer confidence on a scale of 0 to 100, where 0 indicates an extreme lack of confidence, 50 neutrality and 100 extreme confidence. This page provides - Chile Consumer Confidence - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Chile Consumer Confidence - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
42.30 46.30 59.30 31.50 2002 - 2019 Index Points Monthly

Country Last Previous
Argentina 34.80 Mar/19
Australia 100.70 Apr/19
Brazil 114.30 Dec/18
Canada 50.76 Apr/19
China 126.00 Feb/19
Euro Area -7.20 Mar/19
France 96.00 Mar/19
Germany 10.40 Apr/19
India 105.00 Jun/19
Indonesia 124.50 Mar/19
Italy 110.50 Apr/19
Japan 40.50 Mar/19
Mexico 116.30 Mar/19
Netherlands -4.00 Mar/19
Russia -16.00 Mar/19
Saudi Arabia 109.00 Dec/18
South Africa 7.00 Dec/18
South Korea 99.80 Mar/19
Spain 93.90 Mar/19
Switzerland -4.00 Mar/19
Turkey 59.40 Mar/19
United Kingdom -13.00 Mar/19
United States 96.90 Apr/19