Guyana: Real interest rate

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Real interest rate: Bank lending rate minus inflation

 Latest value 26.40
 Year 2023
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1981 - 2023
 Average 3.58
 Min - Max -58.33 - 48.52
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Guyana from 1981 to 2023. The average value for Guyana during that period was 3.58 percent with a minimum of -58.33 percent in 2006 and a maximum of 48.52 percent in 2020. The latest value from 2023 is 26.4 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 81 countries is 4.25 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Guyana - Real interest rate - Recent values chart

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Guyana - Real interest rate - historical chart - 1981-2023

Definition: Real interest rate is the lending interest rate adjusted for inflation as measured by the GDP deflator. The terms and conditions attached to lending rates differ by country, however, limiting their comparability.

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