Santiago - Post Report Question and Answers

What is the relative size of the expatriate community? How would you describe overall morale among expatriates?

Large. A surprising number of people have issues here, I think because of the bureaucracy, and maybe the difficulty in getting involved in the local culture. Generally the people who explore the country more seem happier. - Dec 2020

Somewhat large. - Jun 2019

Several thousands. No sure about the morale. I would guess generally good. - Feb 2016

Large expat community. Morale varies depending on how flexible the people you are speaking with are. - Nov 2014

Large and varied, lively and,active, in fairly good spirits in spite of closed nature of Chilean community. - Oct 2014

Quite large. There are lots of foreign mining companies, banks, and lots of people who have chosen to move to Chile. - Sep 2011

Fairly large. - Jul 2010

Fairly large, there's also a group for American women married to Chilean men. - Jul 2009

Large. - Apr 2009

There is a nice sized American and Korean missonary community. Also many expats from Korea, the US and Europe who work in the Industrial Free Zone are here with their families. - Sep 2008

Very large. - Jul 2008

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