Malawi: Lending-deposit interest rate spread
(measure: interest rate points; source: The International Monetary Fund)
Malawi: Bank lending-deposit interest rate spread: For that indicator, The International Monetary Fund provides data for Malawi from 1980 to 2014. The average value for Malawi during that period was 15.35 interest rate points with a minumum of 4.75 interest rate points in 1984 and a maximum of 31.12 interest rate points in 2014. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.