Libya: Lending-deposit interest rate spread

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 Libya

Bank lending-deposit interest rate spread

 Latest value 3.50
 Year 2014
 Measure interest rate points
 Data availability 1980 - 2014
 Average 2.70
 Min - Max 1.50 - 4.00
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Libya from 1980 to 2014. The average value for Libya during that period was 2.7 interest rate points with a minimum of 1.5 interest rate points in 1981 and a maximum of 4 interest rate points in 2000. The latest value from 2014 is 3.5 interest rate points. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 112 countries is 6.99 interest rate points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Libya - Lending-deposit interest rate spread - Recent values chart

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Libya - Lending-deposit interest rate spread - historical chart - 1980-2014




Definition: Difference between the lending rate and the deposit rate. The lending rate is the rate charged by banks on loans to the private sector and the deposit interest rate is the rate offered by commercial banks on three-month deposits.

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