×

Economy > Financial sector > Interest rates > Real interest rate: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Real interest rate is the lending interest rate adjusted for inflation as measured by the GDP deflator.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iraq 61.48% 2009
2 Libya 57.77% 2009
3 Azerbaijan 44.19% 2009
4 Brazil 38.04% 2009
5 Angola 34.91% 2009
6 Madagascar 32.95% 2009
7 Trinidad and Tobago 30.87% 2009
8 Georgia 28.12% 2009
9 Democratic Republic of the Congo 27% 2009
10 Mauritania 26.74% 2007
11 Congo, Republic of the 24.85% 2007
12 Paraguay 22.11% 2009
13 Mongolia 21.25% 2009
14 Peru 20.89% 2009
15 Kyrgyzstan 20.51% 2009
16 The Gambia 19.62% 2008
17 Algeria 19.24% 2009
18 Syria 19.04% 2009
19 Nigeria 18.67% 2009
20 Moldova 18.12% 2009
21 Senegal 17.85% 1992
22 Botswana 17.69% 2009
23 Mauritius 17.41% 2009
24 Armenia 17.1% 2009
25 Latvia 17.09% 2009
26 Cote d'Ivoire 16.78% 1992
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 16.64% 2009
27 Burkina Faso 16.49% 1992
28 Equatorial Guinea 16.35% 2007
29 Niger 15.48% 1992
30 Malawi 15.31% 2009
31 Bolivia 15.15% 2009
32 Dominican Republic 14.78% 2009
33 Mali 14.49% 1992
34 Laos 14.37% 2008
35 Papua New Guinea 14.22% 2009
36 Tonga 13.84% 2009
37 Togo 13.81% 1992
38 Comoros 13.64% 2009
39 Haiti 13.26% 2009
40 Sao Tome and Principe 13.2% 2009
41 Malaysia 13.11% 2009
=42 United Arab Emirates 12.95% 2001
=42 Benin 12.95% 1992
44 Cameroon 12.68% 2007
45 Russia 12.67% 2009
46 Central African Republic 12.23% 2007
47 Guatemala 12.17% 2009
48 Honduras 12.15% 2009
49 Grenada 12.1% 2009
50 Mozambique 11.99% 2009
51 Sierra Leone 11.96% 2008
52 Belize 11.3% 2008
53 Zambia 11.11% 2009
54 Burma 11.08% 2004
55 Saint Lucia 10.86% 2009
56 Lithuania 10.77% 2009
57 Venezuela 10.62% 2009
58 Jamaica 10.51% 2009
59 El Salvador 10.48% 2000
60 Morocco 10.38% 2004
61 Samoa 10.26% 2009
62 Albania 10.09% 2009
=63 Romania 10.08% 2009
=63 Netherlands Antilles 10.08% 1985
65 Estonia 10.02% 2009
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 9.98% 2003
66 Costa Rica 9.9% 2009
67 Aruba 9.78% 2003
68 Iceland 9.6% 2009
69 Chad 9.43% 2007
70 Barbados 9.37% 2002
71 Bhutan 9.35% 2007
72 Gabon 9.26% 2007
73 Colombia 9.13% 2009
74 Guinea-Bissau 8.99% 1996
Emerging markets average (profile) 8.98% 2009
75 Uruguay 8.91% 2009
76 Guyana 8.82% 2008
77 Nicaragua 8.69% 2009
78 Tajikistan 8.51% 2009
79 Dominica 8.18% 2009
80 Germany 8.16% 2002
81 India 8.05% 2009
82 Croatia 7.95% 2009
83 Bangladesh 7.7% 2009
84 New Zealand 7.66% 2009
85 Guinea 7.42% 2000
86 Singapore 7.36% 2009
South Asia average (profile) 7.27% 2007
87 Antigua and Barbuda 7.06% 2009
88 Cape Verde 6.94% 2009
89 Bosnia and Herzegovina 6.84% 2009
90 Slovakia 6.8% 2007
91 Solomon Islands 6.61% 2009
92 Bulgaria 6.49% 2009
Non-religious countries average (profile) 6.38% 1999
93 Ukraine 6.35% 2009
94 Liberia 6.29% 2009
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 6.24% 2007
95 Belarus 6.17% 2009
96 Hungary 6.14% 2009
97 Philippines 6.05% 2009
98 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6% 2009
99 Belgium 5.98% 2007
Europe average (profile) 5.93% 1999
100 Uganda 5.85% 2009
101 San Marino 5.74% 2007
102 Luxembourg 5.7% 1998
103 Tanzania 5.59% 2009
104 Indonesia 5.58% 2009
NATO countries average (profile) 5.41% 2002
105 Swaziland 5.33% 2009
106 Austria 5.24% 1999
Former British colonies average (profile) 5.2% 2006
107 Argentina 5.16% 2009
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 5.16% 2002
108 France 4.93% 2004
109 Denmark 4.69% 2002
110 Saint Kitts and Nevis 4.64% 2009
111 Canada 4.61% 2009
112 Jordan 4.57% 2009
113 Brunei 4.51% 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 4.47% 2002
European Union average (profile) 4.42% 2002
114 Kenya 4.32% 2009
115 Ecuador 4.3% 2007
116 China 4.19% 2009
Eastern Europe average (profile) 4.11% 2006
117 Panama 3.99% 2009
118 Poland 3.94% 2006
119 Lesotho 3.93% 2009
120 Thailand 3.87% 2009
Eurozone average (profile) 3.69% 2002
121 Malta 3.66% 2007
122 Finland 3.4% 2004
123 South Africa 3.39% 2009
124 Czech Republic 3.22% 2009
125 Cyprus 3.19% 2007
126 The Bahamas 3.05% 2007
127 Greece 3.01% 2003
128 Chile 2.93% 2009
129 Slovenia 2.75% 2008
=130 Mexico 2.68% 2009
=130 Japan 2.68% 2009
132 Lebanon 2.59% 2009
133 Italy 2.55% 2009
134 Sweden 2.54% 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 2.53% 2004
135 Namibia 2.51% 2009
136 Kuwait 2.45% 2007
137 Netherlands 2.33% 2009
138 Sri Lanka 2.2% 2008
139 Portugal 1.87% 1999
140 Djibouti 1.86% 2008
141 Maldives 1.81% 2009
142 United States 1.53% 2009
143 Switzerland 1.15% 2008
144 East Timor 1.08% 2009
145 Australia 1.03% 2009
146 Vanuatu 0.96% 2009
147 Bahrain 0.75% 2007
148 Burundi 0.39% 2009
149 Ireland 0.25% 2005
150 Fiji -0.09% 2009
151 Zimbabwe -0.67% 2005
152 United Kingdom -0.73% 2009
153 Rwanda -0.77% 2008
154 Spain 0.0 2002
155 Israel -1.11% 2009
156 Norway -2.44% 2008
157 Serbia and Montenegro -3.52% 2009
158 Nepal -3.64% 2009
159 Tunisia -3.69% 1989
160 Vietnam -4.85% 2008
161 Suriname -5.74% 2008
162 Ghana -5.86% 1988
163 Pakistan -6.68% 2009
164 Qatar -10.03% 2006
165 Seychelles -10.3% 2009
166 Oman -16.04% 2008
167 Ethiopia -17.23% 2008

Citation

Economy > Financial sector > Interest rates > Real interest rate: Countries Compared Map

NationMaster

Interesting observations about Economy > Financial sector > Interest rates > Real interest rate

Follow us on Facebook to get interesting stats: