The annual inflation rate in Chile rose to 2.9 percent in March of 2021 from 2.8 percent in the previous month. Main upward pressure came from food & non-alcoholic beverages (5.2 percent vs 6.5 percent in February), housing & utilities (2.8 percent vs 2.6 percent), transport (0.8 percent vs -0.1 percent), furnishings & household maintenance (4.8 percent vs 5.2 percent) and health (1.7 percent vs 2.3 percent). On the other hand, prices of communication fell 1.6 percent. On a monthly basis, consumer prices grew by 0.4 percent, following a 0.2 percent gain in the month prior. source: National Institute of Statistics, Chile
Inflation Rate in Chile averaged 40.25 percent from 1951 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 746.30 percent in April of 1974 and a record low of -3.40 percent in November of 2009. This page provides - Chile Inflation Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Chile Inflation Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2021.
Inflation Rate in Chile is expected to be 2.10 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate in Chile to stand at 2.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Chile Inflation Rate is projected to trend around 2.90 percent in 2022 and 2.80 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.