Chile Economy

The Chilean economy with a population of 17.094 Million (Est 2010) ranks 43rd in the world with a GDP PPP of 257,574 billion and GDP PPP per capita of 15,002 vs 47,284 (United States) according to the IMF in 2010. The national currency is the Chilean Peso (CLP). Bank deposits held for a fixed term in Chile are called time deposits/term deposits or Depůsitos a Plazo in Spanish. According to CIA.gov its inflation was 1.5% in 2009 and 1.7% in 2010.