Nominal GDP for Chile was CLP$240,633bn in 2021, down from CLP$200,344 in 2020. The Chilean population was estimated at 19.5m in 2021 according to the IMF, while China is Chile’s biggest trading partner.
Variables Surveyed for Chile
Variables covered in our monthly analysis of Chile include:
Consensus Forecasts for Chile
Individual panellist forecasts are shown for each of the variables surveyed, along with the consensus (mean) forecast. The rows of forecasts are ranked by the GDP growth estimate for the current year, highest to lowest. In the hard copy and pdf version of the publication, we also show selected “comparison forecasters” including the IMF, the ECLAC, Banco Central de Chile and OECD. The table below shows a small example set of forecasts for GDP growth and Consumer Prices (CPI), taken from our survey of September 2022.
Source: Latin American Conensus Forecasts, September 2022