The annual inflation rate in Chile rose to 3.3 percent in April of 2021 from 2.9 percent in the previous month. This was the highest reading since last year’s April as prices increased at a faster pace for transports (2.0 percent vs 0.8 percent in March), housing & utilities (3.1 percent vs 2.8 percent) and restaurants & hotels (2.7 percent vs 2.0 percent). In contrast, inflation eased slightly for food & non-alcoholic beverages (5.0 percent vs 5.2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices grew by 0.4 percent, precisely the same pace as in March. 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 May 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 3.20 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.